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Music from Germany: Meyerbeer, Ries and F. X. Mozart, [episode no.] 1943
Additional title: 1943
Berger, David, 1916-1997 (Host)
Polcal, Gerd (Performer)
Meyerbeer, Giacomo, 1791-1864 (Composer)
Ries, Ferdinand, 1784-1838 (Composer)
Mozart, Franz Xaver, 1791-1844 (Composer)
Neues Deutsches Klavierquartett (Performer)
Südwestfunk (Baden-Baden, Germany) (Associated name)
Westdeutscher Rundfunk (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: 1975-06-28
Date Issued: 1972
Date Issued: 1973
Table of Contents
Albumblatt [Page d'album inédite]: Incidental piano music in A♭ major / Giacomo Meyerbeer -- Variations on a Venetian barcarolle = Variations sur la barcarolle vénitienne [op. 82, no. 2] / Ferdinand Ries -- Quartet in G minor [op. 1] / Franz Xaver Mozart.
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7 2307
Piano music
Variations (Piano)
Piano quartets
Radio programs, Musical
Meyerbeer, Giacomo, 1791-1864. Page d'album inédite
Ries, Ferdinand, 1784-1838. Variations sur des thèmes favoris. Barcarolle vénitienne
Mozart, Franz Xaver, 1791-1844. Quartets, piano, violin, viola, cello, op. 1, G minor
Radio programs
Content: Title from original audiotape reel container.
Content: "Music from Germany [6-28-75]"--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 #1943; Meyerbeer SWF-1973; Ries SWF-1972; F. X. Mozart WDR-1972; stereo; 28:31"--From original audiotape reel container.
Performers: 1st work: [Unidentified pianist]. 2nd work: Gerd Polcal (?), piano. 3rd work: New German Piano Quartet. David Berger, radio host.
Venue: Broadcast [WQXR studios, New York, New York] 1975 [June 28] (original broadcast); Original broadcasts recorded by Southwest German Radio (SWF: Baden-Baden, Germany) 1973 (1st work) 1972 (2nd work); Original broadcasts recorded by Cologne Radio (WDR: Cologne, Germany) 1972 (3rd work).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (28 min., 51 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, half-track, stereo, NAB ; 7 in.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 932071750
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20855586
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c1eaeaf0-b945-0133-6c4a-3c07547a230f
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1916: Creator Born
  • 1975: Issued
  • 1997: Creator Died
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Music from Germany" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1975-06-28 - 1972.

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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.

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Music from Germany