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MONTEVERDI: MADRIGALS; front cover green background; scene foreground at right, five people with one in front holding a paper; river left, boat in water with person in it; building across back of image; title across top in blue lettering on black background; record cover in plastic covering.

Details

Maker
Nonesuch Records
Date
1940-1970
Inscriptions
(top left corner) "nonesuch/ n"; (across top) "MONTEVERDI/ MADRIGALS/ NU0VO MARRIGALETTO ITALIANO/ UNDER THE DIRECTION OF EMILIO GIANI"; (top center) "" (printed)
[information from front repeated]; [summary of where the pieces originated]; "SIDE ONE/ LAMENTO D'ARIANNA (Publ. in Book 6, 1614)/ LAGRIME D'AANTE AL SEPOLCRO/ DE LL'AMATA (Publ. in Book 6, 1914/ SIDE TWO/ ECCO SILVIO (five madrigals from Book 5, 1605); [listing of pieces]; (at bottom) "Recorded in Europe by CLUB FRANCAIS DU DISQUE, Paris/ Cover art . . . LYN SWEAT/ Cover design . . . WILLIAM S. HARVEY/ NONESUCH RECORDS . 51 West 51st Street . New York, N.Y. 10019 (printed)
[information repeated from cover] (printed)
Associated Building
Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
vinyl
Object type
Sound Communication T&E
Places
Europe
New York City (New York state)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
cardboard
music
Music
musical performances
paper (fiber product)
phonograph records
Record, Phonograph
vinyl
People and organizations
Club Francais du Disque, Paris (recording)
Emilio Giani (director)
Lyn Sweat (cover art)
William S. Harvey (cover design)
Dimensions
12 3/8 x 12 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.72
Credit Line
Gift of Ati Gropius Johansen
GUSN
258242

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