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Music from Germany

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Music from Germany: Wagner and Reger, [episode no.] 2025
Additional title: #2025
Berger, David, 1916-1997 (Host)
Kraus, Richard, 1902-1978 (Conductor)
Schmid, Erich (Conductor)
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 (Composer)
Reger, Max, 1873-1916 (Composer)
Kölner Rundfunk-Sinfonie-Orchester (Performer)
Südwestfunk (Baden-Baden, Germany). Orchester (Performer)
Westdeutscher Rundfunk (Associated name)
Südwestfunk (Baden-Baden, Germany) (Associated name)
WQXR (Radio station : New York, N.Y.) (Associated name)
Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Öffentlich-Rechtlichen Rundfunkanstalten der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Associated name)

Music from Germany (Radio program)

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1976-02-21
Date Issued: 1974
Table of Contents
Christopher Columbus overture [WWV 37] / Richard Wagner -- Variations and fugue on a theme by Beethoven, op. 86 / Max Reger.
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7 2335
Variations (Orchestra)
Radio programs, Musical
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Christoph Columbus
Reger, Max, 1873-1916. Variationen und Fuge über ein Thema von Beethoven
Radio programs
Content: Title from original audiotape reel container.
Content: "Music from Germany 2-21-76"--From original audiotape reel container spine.
Content: "Return this tape to Gerry G. Dreisbach ... This tape is the property of the Association of German Broadcasters. Reproduction or commercial use not permitted. Return; Music from Germany #2025; Wagner WDR-1974; Reger SWF-1974; stereo; 28:22"--From original audiotape reel container.
Performers: 1st work: Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra ; Richard Kraus, conductor. 2nd work: Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra ; Erich Schmid, conductor. David Berger, host.
Venue: Broadcast [WQXR studios, New York, New York] 1976 February 21 (original broadcast); Original broadcast recorded by Cologne Radio (WDR: Cologne, Germany) 1974; Original broadcast recorded by Southwest German Radio (SWF: Baden-Baden, Germany) 1974.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (28 min., 43 sec.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, half-track, stereo, NAB ; 7 in.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 938632672
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20890587
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9c2f5b40-c358-0133-36c0-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1916: Creator Born
  • 1976: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1997: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Music from Germany" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1976-02-21 - 1974.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Music from Germany" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 26, 2024.

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1976-02-21 - 1974). Music from Germany Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Music from Germany