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Description

"BRANDENBIRG CONCERTOS/ No. 1 in F Major . No. 5 in D Major"; square cover for 33 1/3 RPM long playing record; front cover in blue, purple and black; image of male and female classical figures (male blowing horn); figures in front of pediment with Ionic columns; pediment is crumbling in image at top.

Details

Maker
London
Date
ca. 1950
Inscriptions
"BACH/ BRANDENBURG CONCERTOS/ No. 1 in F Major . No. 5 in D Major/ Karl Munchinger conducting The Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra/ ffrr London ffrr/ LL222/ Long Playing microgroove full frequency range recording"/ (top right) "FIRST PRIZE - GRAND PRIX DU DISQUE 1951"/ (side) "BAIN BRIDGE' (printed)
[similar information to front cover] [description of each movement in pieces] "Printed in U.S.A." (printed)
[similar information to front cover] "MADE IN ENGLAND" (printed)
Associated Building
Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
vinyl
Object type
Sound Communication T&E
Places
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
United States
Descriptive terms
cardboard
Classical
figure- and animal-derived motifs
music
Music
musical performances
phonograph records
Record, Phonograph
vinyl
People and organizations
Bain Bridge (artist/cover design)
J. S. Bach (composer)
Karl Munchinger (conductor)
The Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra (performers)
Dimensions
12 1/4 x 12 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.28
Credit Line
Gift of Ati Gropius Johansen
GUSN
256833

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