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 Person

Mozart (composer)
Vienna Konzerthaus Quartet (founded in 1934) (performers)
Anton Kamper (first violin)
Karl M. Titze (second violin)
Erich Weiss (viola)
Franz Kwarda (cello)

Associated Building

Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Westminster Recording Sales Corp.

Location of Origin

United States

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)