Phonograph Record

Collection Type

  • Video and sound recordings

Date

1953

GUSN

GUSN-257982

Description

MOZART: STRING QUARTET IN C MAJOR, KK.465/ STRING QUARTERT IN D MINOR, K. 421; sqaure cover for 33 1/3 RPM long playing record; fron tcover with black background; green and orange horizontal lines in groups of four converge and diverge across front; back cover with black and white photo of quartet; inscriptions on all sides; record inside.

Details

Descriptive Terms

phonograph records
vinyl
cardboard
plastic laminate
music
musical performances
Music
Record, Phonograph

Inscription

"NATURAL BALANCE/ Westminster/ LONG PLAYING RECORDS/ WL5175/ MOZART/ STRING QUARTET IN C MAJOR K. 465/ STING QUARTET IN D MINOR K. 421/ VIENNA KONZERTHAUS QUARTET" (printed)
[similar to front cover] "ANTON KAMPER . . . 1st violin/ KARL M. TITZE . . . 2nd Violin/ ERICH WEISS . . . Viola/ FRANZ KWARDA . . . Cello"; (at bottom) "(copyright symbol) 1953, WESTMINSTER RECORDING CO. N.Y. . . ./ PRINTED/ IN U.S.A." (printed)
(top right) "WS WITHERWAX" (handwritten)
[similar information to cover] "Recorded in Austria" (printed)

Associated Building

Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Westminster Recording Sales Corp.

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Sound Communication T&E

Dimensions

12 1/4 x 12 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ati Gropius Johansen

Accession Number

1998.55

Places

North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany)
New York state (United States)
Anschlag (Arnsberg district, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
New York City (New York state)