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"J.S. BACH, Sonatas for Flute and Harpsichord; square cover for long playing record; front cover and teal and orange design with splotchy dots in background; contemporary drawing of gentleman in uniform playing flute with man in tailcoat playing piano; issued by the Haydn Society; recorded in Copenhagen.

Details

Maker
The Hayden Society, Inc.
Date
1953
Inscriptions
"J.S. BACH/ Sonatas for FLUTE & HARPSICHORD/ No. 1 in B minor/ No. 2 in E flat major/ No. 7 in G minor/ POUL/ BIRKELUND,/ flute/ FINN VIDERO/ harpsichord/ [copyright symbol] HAYDN SOCIETY/ Boston/ HSL 3067"; (left side) "Joseph Lau" (printed)
[similar to front cover]; [summary on sonatas]; "Copyright 1953 by The Haydn Society Inc., 30 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts./ . . . ./ Cover Design by Joseph Low"; (top right in pencil) "$5.95" (printed)
"HAYDN SOCIETY/ LONG PLAYING MICROGROOVE/ ISSUED BY HAYDN SOCIETY, INC., BOSTON, MASS. MADE IN U.S.A./ . . . .[similar information to front cover] . . . ./ Recorded in Copenhagen/ 1953" (printed)
Associated Building
Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
vinyl
Object type
Sound Communication T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cardboard
music
Music
musical performances
phonograph records
Record, Phonograph
vinyl
People and organizations
Finn Videro (harpsichord)
Haydn Society (manufacturer)
J. S. Bach (composer)
Joseph Lau (designer)
Paul Birkelund (flute)
Dimensions
12 1/4 x 12 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.32
Credit Line
Gift of Ati Gropius Johansen
GUSN
256958

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