Phonograph Record

Collection Type

  • Video and sound recordings

GUSN

GUSN-257922

Description

Handel, THE ROYAL FIREWORKS; Purcell, TRUMPET VOLUNTARY; Berlioz, FAUST, and other shorter pieces; front cover black background; yellow, red and gray; black, white, red lettering; red, yellow, white firecracker design top right corner; left center, image of a man waving baton in right hand, pointing his finger lefthand; back cover summarizes pieces and conductor; lists other works performed by him.

Details

Descriptive Terms

phonograph records
vinyl
paper (fiber product)
cardboard
music
musical performances
Music
Record, Phonograph

Inscription

"HANDEL - HARTY/ Suite from the music for 'The Royal Fireworks'/ (left center)Eduard Van Beinum/ conducting the/Concertegebouw Orchestra/ of Amsterdam/ (right center) Trumpet Voluntary/ Jeremiah Clarke, arr Wood/ formerlyattributed to Purcell/ BERLIOZ/ The Damnation nof Faust/ Dance of the Sylphs/ Minuet of the / Will o' the Wisps/ Hungarian March/ 'Racoczy'/ LONDON/ LS620/ Long Playing microgroove full frequency range recording" (printed)
(top right and left corners) "LS620/ Handel: Fireworks Music/ Berlioz: Damnation of Faust/ Excerpts"/ [summarizes piece]; [summarizes information on conductor] "Eduard Van Beinum was born in Arnhem, Holland, opn September 3rd, 1901"; [lists other recordings by the conductor]; / (in pen, top right corner) "Witherwax . . . " (the rest of the inscription is covered by black tape) (printed)

Associated Building

Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

London

Object Type

Sound Communication T&E

Dimensions

10 1/4 x 10 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ati Gropius Johansen

Accession Number

1998.44

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]
United States