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The Complete String Quartets of Ludwig Von Beethoven: Quartet No. 10 in E-Flat Major ("harp"), Op. 74; square cover for 33 1/3 RPM LP record; front cover with faded blue background and bust-length drawing of Beethoven; drawing shaded in blue with white crumpled border around it; record inside.

Details

Maker
Columbia Records Inc.
Date
ca. 1950
composed 1809
Inscriptions
"BUDAPEST STRING QUARTET/ Joseph Roisman, first violin . Jac Gorodetzky, second violin . Boris Kroyt, viola . Mischa Schneider, violoncello/ ML 4582/ THE COMPLETE STRING QUARTETS OF LUDWIG VON BEETHOVEN/ Recorded in the Elizabeth Sprague/ Coolidge Auditorium of the Library/ of Congress on the Stradivari instru-/ ments of the Gertrude Clarke Wittall/ Foundation"; (bottom) "Columbia LP Masterworks/ ORIGINATOR OF THE MODERN LONG PLAYING RECORD/ Quartet No.10 in E-Flat Major ('Harp'), Op. 74/ 'Columbia'; 'Masterworks'; [logo] TradeMarks Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. Marcas Registradas. Printed in U.S.A." (printed)
[similar information to front cover] "Recorded in the Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress on the Stradivari instruments/ of the Gertrude Clark Whittall Foundation" (printed)
[similar information to cover]
Associated Building
Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
vinyl
Object type
Sound Communication T&E
Places
DC (United States) [national district]
United States
Descriptive terms
cardboard
music
Music
musical performances
phonograph records
Record, Phonograph
vinyl
People and organizations
Boris Kroyt (viola)
Budapest String Quartet (performers)
Jac Gorodetzky (second violin)
Joseph Roisman (first violin)
Ludwig Von Beethoven (composer)
Mischa Schneider (violoncello)
Dimensions
12 1/4 x 12 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.45
Credit Line
Gift of Ati Gropius Johansen
GUSN
257923

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