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Music from Germany

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Music from Germany: Blech and Schnabel, episode no. 2123
Berger, David, 1916-1997 (Host)
Moser, Wolf-Hildebrand (Performer)
Puchelt, Gerhard (Performer)
Zukofsky, Paul (Performer)
Kalish, Gilbert (Performer)
Blech, Leo, 1871-1958 (Composer)
Schnabel, Artur, 1882-1951 (Composer)
Sender Freies Berlin (Associated name)
Hessischer 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: 1977-02-05
Table of Contents
Todesseehnsucht (Komm, süsser Tod) (0:21-2:10) / Blech -- Sonata for violin and piano: Allegro ma non troppo (quasi moderato e sempre semplice) (2:33-11:08) ; Allegretto poco vivace (11:26-13:59) ; Adagio (14:01-21:40) ; Vivace (21:50-28:10) / Schnabel.
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7 2374
Songs (High voice) with piano
Sonatas (Violin and piano)
Radio programs, Musical
Blech, Leo, 1871-1958. Lieder, op. 9b. Todessehnsucht
Schnabel, Artur, 1882-1951. Sonatas, violin, piano
Radio programs
Content: "Music from Germany 2-5-77"--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 #2123; Blech SFB-1975; Schnabel HR-1975; stereo"--From original audiotape reel container.
Performers: 1st work: Wolf-Hildebrand Moser, tenor ; Gerhard Puchelt, piano. 2nd work: Paul Zukofsky, violin ; Gilbert Kalish, piano. David Berger, host.
Venue: Broadcast [WQXR studios, New York, New York] 1977 February 5 (original broadcast); Original broadcast recorded by Sender Freies Berlin = Radio Free Berlin (SFB: West Berlin, Germany) 1975 (1st work); Original broadcast recorded by [Hessischer Radio] (HR: Frankfurt, Germany)] 1975 (2nd work).
Language: Sung in German (1st work only); commentary spoken in English.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (28 min., 45 sec.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, half-track, stereo, NAB ; 7 in.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 951782136
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21001183
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 088d3d60-77c4-0136-eddd-615ac84edee8
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1916: Creator Born
  • 1977: Issued
  • 1997: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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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. 1977-02-05.

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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 November 28, 2023.

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Music from Germany