78 rpm RECORDS


 

-ABENDROTH - BEETHOVEN: Symphony n° 5 / Berlin Philharmonic (1939) four-record set ODEON O-7898/7901 first blue/gold label (G) records near mint 295€

-ABENDROTH - BEETHOVEN: Fidelio overture / Berlin Philharmonic (1938) ODEON O-4617 red/silver label (G) record excellent 45€

-Francis AKOS (violin) - DVORAK: Humoreske / DRDLA: Souvenir ELECTROLA EG 7934 first red/gold label - Hungarian-born jewish violinist Francis Akos (1922-) spent several years in concentration camps. After World War II, he emigrated to the United States and played for 50 years in the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, under the tenures of Kubelik, Reiner, Martinon & Solti. It was he who recommended Janos Starker - with whom he had studied at the Franz Liszt Academy in Budapest - to the CSO. He is still living. (G) record near mint 75€

-AMAR-QUARTETT - HINDEMITH: String quartet n° 4 op. 22 (Licco Amar & Walter Caspar (violins), Paul Hindemith (viola), Rudolf Hindemith (cello) (1927 recording) - three-record set GRAMMOPHON 66422/24 first black/gold label (G) records near mint - dream condition! 445€   

-Lale ANDERSEN - Lili Marleen (Lied eines jungen Wachtpostens) / Drei rote Rosen (1939) HIS MASTER'S VOICE E.G. 6993 - This is the first issue of Lili Marleen - Recorded in Berlin during the night from 31 July to 1 August 1939 (UK) record near mint 45€

-René BENEDETTI (violin) - BRAHMS: Waltz / FALLA: Spanish dance (arr. Kreisler) / Maurice Faure (piano) COLUMBIA D 13037 first blue/gold label - René Benedetti (1901-1975) was a major french violonist. He teached at the Paris conservatoire from 1942 to 1971. Henryk Szeryng and many other musicians regarded him as the best french teacher along with Jules Boucherit (F) record near mint 45€

-BÖHM - BEETHOVEN: Violin concerto / Max Strub (violin) / Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (1939) six-record gatefold ELECTROLA 5516/21 first red/gold label (G) leather gatefold & records as new! 125€ (also Strub)

-BÖHM - BEETHOVEN: Egmont overture / Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (1938) ELECTROLA E.H. 919 first red/gold label (G) record near mint 30€

-BÖHM - BEETHOVEN: Leonore III overture / Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (1938) ELECTROLA D.B. 4558/59 first red/gold label (G) record near mint 40€

-BÖHM - BRAHMS: Symphony n° 4 / Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (1939) six-record gatefold HIS MASTER'S VOICE 4684/89 first red/gold label (UK) leather gatefold excellent, records near mint 75€

-BÖHM - BRAHMS: Hungarian dances n° 5 & 6 / Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (1938) ELECTROLA D.A. 4443 first red/gold label (G) record near mint 20€

-BÖHM - LORTZING: Undine (Balletmusik) / Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (1935) ELECTROLA EH 916 first red/gold label (G) record near mint 25€

-BÖHM - STRAUSS: Waltzes from the Rosenkavalier / Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (1938) ELECTROLA D.A. 4443 first red/gold label (G) record near mint 30€

-BÖHM - STRAUSS: Verwandlung der Daphne (Daphne's transformation) Margarete Teschemacher (soprano) / Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (1939) ELECTROLA DB 4627 first red/gold label (G) record near mint 35€

-BÖHM -TCHAIKOVSKY: Capriccio Italien / Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (1939) ELECTROLA DB 4632 first red/gold label (G) record near mint 25€

-Leo BORCHARD - TCHAIKOVSKI: Nutcracker (Waltz of flowers) / Berlin Philharmonic (1935) SUPRAPHON B 22202 blue/gold label (C) record near mint 75€

-Berthe BOVY - COCTEAU: La Voix Humaine (1930) - two-record set (1930 world premiere recording) COLUMBIA DFX 40 & 41 first black/gold label - Belgian actress Berthe Bovy (1887-1977) premiered La Voix Humaine in 1930 and recorded it the same year. Jean Cocteau wrote the play specially for her. (F) records near mint 195€ (also spoken word)

-BUDAPEST STRING QUARTET - HAYDN: String quartet n° 75 op. 76 n° 1 / DITTERSDORF: Allegro (circa 1926) three-record set GRAMOPHONE W-819/21 first maroon/gold label - promo copy! (F) records near mint 245€

-Ernst BUSCH - EISLER: Der Zerissene Rock, Wie die Krähe (from "Die Mutter") Adolf Fritz Guhl / Berliner Ensemble Orchestra (1951) ETERNA VEB "LIED DER ZEIT" 10/6 A & 10/6 B (GDR) record near mint 60€

 -Ernst BUSCH / Helene WEIGEL* - BRECHT/DESSAU: Lied des Pfeifenpieter, Lied von der grossen Kapitulation (from "Mutter Courage") Adolf Fritz Guhl / Berliner Ensemble Orchestra (1951) ETERNA VEB "LIED DER ZEIT" 10/3 A & 10/3 B (GDR) record near mint 60€

-Ernst BUSCH / Helene WEIGEL - BRECHT/ DESSAU: Mutter Courages Lied (Von Ulm nach Metz),  Wiegenlied, Lied von der Bleibe (from "Mutter Courage") Adolf Fritz Guhl / Berliner Ensemble Orchestra ETERNA VEB "DEUTSCHE SCHALLPLATTEN" 10005 (GDR) record near mint 60€

-CAMPOLI (violin) - Themes from Puccini's "La Bohème" DECCA F 3480 first blue/gold label (UK) record near mint 45€

-CAMPOLI (violin) - PAGANINI: La Campanella / CORELLI: La Folia (1947) DECCA GAG 1670 first cream/brown label (F) record excellent 45€

-CAPET STRING QUARTET - BEETHOVEN: String quartet n° 7 "Rasumovsky" op. 59 n° 1 (1927) six-record gatefold COLUMBIA D 15065/70 first blue/gold label (F) leather gatefold VG, records near mint 395€

-CAPET STRING QUARTET - BEETHOVEN: String quartet n° 10 "Harp" (1927) four-record set COLUMBIA D 15061/64 first blue/gold label (F) records near mint 325€

-CAPET STRING QUARTET - DEBUSSY: String quartet (1928) four-record set COLUMBIA D 15110/12061/64 first blue/gold label (F) leather gatefold & records near mint 325€

-Pablo CASALS (cello) - GRANADOS: Spanish dance / VITO: Spanish dance / Nicolai Mednikoff, piano (1928) VICTROLA 1311 first red/gold label (US) record near mint 35€

-Gustave CLOEZ - MASSENET: Manon (ballets I & II) / Grand Orchestre Symphonique (1927) ODEON 170.029 first green/gold label (F) record excellent 35€

-Piero COPPOLA - SAINT-SAENS: Symphony n° 3 "organ" / Alex Cellier (organ) / Grand Orchestre Symphonique (1930) four-record gatefold GRAMOPHONE 1092/95 first brown/gold label (F) gatefold & records excellent 95€

-Yvonne CURTI (violin) - MASSENET: Méditation de Thais / CHOPIN: Nocturne n° 2 (circa 1930) PATHÉ X 9744 first black/gold label (F) record near mint 45€

-Marcel DARRIEUX (violin) - RAVEL: Pièce en forme de habanera / DEBUSSY: La fille aux cheveux de lin (1929) ODEON 166197 first green/gold label - Marcel Darrieux was violin solo of the famous Orchestre des Concerts Straram (F) record near mint 70€

-Marcel DARRIEUX (violin) - SCHUMANN: Rêverie (Träumerei) / TOSELLI: Serenata (1929) ODEON 166195 first green/gold label - Marcel Darrieux was violin solo of the famous Orchestre des Concerts Straram (F) record near mint 60€

-Miles DAVIS (tumpet) - ISRAEL, BOPLICITY (Lee Konitz, Gerry Mulligan, Jay Jay Johnson, John Lewis, Nelson Boyd, Liakat Ali Salaam (in fact Kenny Clarke) (1949) CAPITOL C 80176 black/silver label (G) record excellent 45€ (also 78 jazz)

-Hedwig VON DEBITZKA (soprano) & Helge ROSVAENGE (tenor) - PUCCINI: La Bohème ("Mädchen, in deinen Augen") Manfred Gurlitt, conductor (1929) GRAMMOPHON "Die Stimme seines Herrn" 66880 first black/gold label (G) record near mint 45€

-Jacques DEJEAN (violin) - DANDRIEU: Sonata n° 3 in G major / Quintette de l'Association Nuits de Sceaux (O. de Loustal, J. Dejean, M.-F. Gaudu, J. Brizard, D. Gouarne) MALESHERBES MUSIQUES PARTX 8938/39 PRIVATE ISSUE - French violinist Jacques Dejean (1919-2013) was a Jules Boucherit pupil(F) record near mint 195€

-Jacques DEJEAN (violin) - MOURET: Le Triomphe de la folie / RAMEAU: Prelude in A minor -Ginette Guillamat (soprano), Quintette de l'Association Nuits de Sceaux (O. de Loustal, J. Dejean, M.-F. Gaudu, J. Brizard, D. Gouarne) two-record set MALESHERBES MUSIQUES PARTX 8934/37 PRIVATE ISSUE - French violinist Jacques Dejean (1919-2013) was a Jules Boucherit pupil. Born in 1911, soprano Ginette Guillamat is still living ! (F) record near mint 195€

-Jacques DEJEAN (violin) Gérard SOUZAY (baritone) - CAMPRA: Les Femmes (cantata) / Quintette de l'Île-de-France (Jacques Dejean, Marie-France Gaudu, Roger Lepauw, Jean Brizard, Denyse Gouarne) (1950) two-record set L'ANTHOLOGIE SONORE 161 & 162 first black/gold label - French violinist Jacques Dejean (1919-2013) was a Jules Boucherit pupil. (F) records near mint 195€ (also Dejean)  

-Lucienne DELFORGE (piano) - RAVEL: Prélude & Fugue from "Le Tombeau de Couperin" GRAMOPHONE W 1606 first red/gold label - French pianist Lucienne Delforge (1909-1987) had a love affair with Louis-Ferdinand Céline from April 1935 to April 1936. She also was a writer and practiced fencing, swimming as well as basket-ball ! (F) record excellent 50€

-Marcel DUPRÉ (organ) - BACH: Toccata & Fugue in D minor BWV 565 / Grand Orgue de Saint-Sulpice, Paris LUMEN 32023 first red/gold label (F) record near mint 30€

-ELMENDORFF - WAGNER: Tannhäuser overture and Venusberg music / Bayreuth Festival Orchestra (1930) two-record set COLUMBIA LWX 3300/01 blue/gold label (G) records near mint 70€

-ELMENDORFF - WAGNER: The Valkyrie (Ride of the Valkyries, Fire Magic) / Orchester der Staatsoper Berlin (1941) GRAMMOPHON-DIE STIMME SEINES HERRN Meisterklasse 67642 - first blue/silver label (G) record near mint 50€

-FORCES FRANCAISES LIBRES - BBC recorded programmes library 1942-1944: Six 78 rpm records from the BBC archives - Broadcast reports from 1942-1944 by the Forces Francaises Libres in London, notably by famous french journalists Pierre Bourdan & Pierre Gosset who, in 1940, had followed the Général de Gaulle in London. These documents, exclusively intended to the BBC broadcast programmes, were not-for-sale recordings. They have never shown up and are of priceless historical value (UK) Original BBC sleeves! 495€ (also spoken word)

-Oskar FRIED - GRIEG: Peer Gynt (suites n° 1 & 2) / Berlin Staatsoper Orchestra (1928) four-record set POLYDOR 516.608/11 first green label (F) records near mint 295€

-Oskar FRIED - SAINT-SAENS: Danse macabre (Josef Wolfstahl, solo violin) / Berlin Philharmonic (1926) POLYDOR 95204 first plum/gold label (F) record excellent 95€

-FURTWÄNGLER - BACH: Air / SCHUBERT: Ballet music n° 2 from "Rosamunde" / Berlin Philharmonic (1929) GRAMMOPHON 66935 first black/gold label (G) record near mint 50€

-FURTWÄNGLER - BEETHOVEN: Symphony n° 5 / Berlin Philharmonic (1937) five-record gatefold ELECTROLA 3328/32 first red/gold label (G) leather gatefold & records as new! 375€

-FURTWÄNGLER - BEETHOVEN: Symphony n° 5 / Berlin Philharmonic (1937) five-record set ELECTROLA 3328/32 first red/gold label (G) records near mint 135€

-FURTWÄNGLER - BEETHOVEN: Egmont overture / Berlin Philharmonic (1933) GRAMMOPHON 67055 black/gold label (G) record near mint 50€

-FURTWÄNGLER - MENDELSSOHN: A Midsummer Night's Dream (Overture) / BACH: Air / Berlin Philharmonic (1929) two-record set POLYDOR 66925/26 black/gold label (G) records naer mint 55€

-FURTWÄNGLER - WEBER: Invitation to the dance (arr. Berlioz) / Berlin Philharmonic (1932) POLYDOR 67056 black/gold label (G) record near mint 40€

-Jeanne GAUTIER (violin) plays Glazunov's "Meditation" and Drdla's "Souvenir", accompanied at the piano by Joaquin Nin - ODEON 166227 First french issue (F) record in near mint condition 85€ (also Chamber)

-Szymon GOLDBERG (violin) & Lili KRAUS (piano) - BEETHOVEN: Violin sonata n° 5 "Spring" (1936) three-record set ODEON 123.839/41 first maroon/gold label (F) records near mint 135€

-Szymon GOLDBERG (violin) & Lili KRAUS (piano) - BEETHOVEN: Violin sonata n° 10 op. 96 (1937) three-record set ODEON 123.825/27 first maroon/gold label (F) records near mint 135€

-Szymon GOLDBERG (violin) & Lili KRAUS (piano) - MOZART: Violin sonata in D major K. 296 (1935) two-record set ODEON 123.929/30 first maroon/gold label (F) records near mint 135€

-Juliette GRECO - Les Feuilles mortes, Les Enfants qui s'aiment / André Grassi et son orchestre (1951) PHILIPS 720.000 first red/gold label - rarest first french issue! (F) record excellent 95€ (also chanson)

-Siegmund VON HAUSEGGER - BRUCKNER: Symphony n° 9 / Munich Philharmonic (1932) seven-record gatefold ELECTROLA 4515/21 first red/gold label - It was the world premiere recording! (G) leather gatefold & records as new! 445€

-Jascha HEIFETZ (violin) - SAINT-SAENS: Introduction & Rondo capriccioso / John Barbirolli / London Philharmonic (1935) GRAMOPHONE DB 2580 first red/gold label (F) record near mint 40€

-Eugen JOCHUM - BRUCKNER: Symphony n° 4 / Philharmonische Staatsorchester Hamburg (1939) eight-record gatefold TELEFUNKEN SK 3032 (024425/32) first black/gold label (G) cloth-gatefold & records near mint 245€

-KARAJAN - MOZART: Magic Flute overture / Orchester der Staatsoper Berlin (1938) GRAMMOPHON-DIE STIMME SEINES HERRN Meisterklasse 67465 First blue/silver label (G) record near mint 40€

-KARAJAN - SMETANA: Die Moldau (Vltava) / Berlin Philharmonic (1941) two-record set POLYDOR 67583/84 black/gold label (G) outer sleeve features expressionistic portrait of the young Karajan! (G) records near mint 70€

-KARAJAN - J.STRAUSS: Fledermaus overture / Berlin Philharmonic (1942) POLYDOR 68043 black/gold label (G) record near mint 40€

-KARAJAN - VERDI: La Forza del destino (Overture) / Orchester der Staatsoper Berlin (1939) GRAMMOPHON-DIE STIMME SEINES HERRN Meisterklasse 67466 First blue/silver label (G) record near mint 40€

-KARAJAN - WAGNER: Die Meistersinger (Overture) / Orchester der Staatsoper Berlin (1939) GRAMMOPHON-DIE STIMME SEINES HERRN Meisterklasse 67532 First blue/silver label (G) record excellent 40€

-VAN KEMPEN - BEETHOVEN: Symphony n° 5 / Dresden Philharmonic (1940) five-record set DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON-POLYDOR meisterklasse 67635/39 first black/gold label (G) records near mint 195€

-VAN KEMPEN - BEETHOVEN: Egmont overture / Dresden Philharmonic (1939) POLYDOR 15309 maroon/gold label (G) record near mint 55€

-VAN KEMPEN - LISZT: Les Préludes / Berlin Philharmonic (1937) two-record set GRAMMOPHON-DIE STIMME SEINES HERRN 67174/75 first black/gold label (G) records near mint 70€

-VAN KEMPEN - SCHUBERT: Symphony n° 8 "Unfinished" / Dresden Philharmonic (1940) three-record gatefold GRAMMOPHON-DIE STIMME SEINES HERREN meisterklasse 67575/77 blue/silver label with portrait of Paul van Kempen (G) cloth gatefold & records near mint 195€

-VAN KEMPEN - SCHUBERT: Symphony n° 8 "Unfinished" / Dresden Philharmonic (1940) three-record set POLYDOR 67575/77 black/gold label (G) records near mint 115€

-VAN KEMPEN - SCHUBERT: Symphony n° 8 "Unfinished" / Dresden Philharmonic (1940) three-record set DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON GESELLSCHAFT 67575/77 "Vervielfaltigung" tulip label (G) records near mint 85€

-VAN KEMPEN - SCHUMANN: Symphony n° 4 / Dresden Philharmonic (1940) four-record gatefold GRAMMOPHON-DIE STIMME SEINES HERREN meisterklasse 67586/89 blue/silver label with portrait of Paul van Kempen (G) cloth gatefold VG, records excellent 225€

-KLEIBER - BEETHOVEN: Coriolan overture / Berlin Philharmonic (1930) TELEFUNKEN E 653 first blue/gold label (G) record near mint 30€

-KLEIBER - J. STRAUSS: Fledermaus overture / Staatskapelle Berlin (1927) GRAMMOPHON 66552 first black/gold label (G) record near mint 30€

-KNAPPERTSBUSCH - LISZT: Les Préludes / Berlin Philharmonic (1942) two-record set ELECTROLA DB 5691/92 first red/gold label (G) records near mint 135€

-KNAPPERTSBUSCH - J. STRAUSS: Fledermaus overture / Staatskapelle Berlin (1928) ODEON O-6663 black/gold label (G) record near mint 70€

-Leonid KREUTZER (piano) - MOZART: Piano sonata in A major K. 331 (Leonid Kreutzer plays a Blüthner) POLYDOR 95178 first plum/gold label - first french issue - Born in St-Petersburg in 1884 to jewish parents, Leonid Kreutzer was the teacher of Wladyslaw Szpilman and Grete Sultan in Berlin. He left Germany in 1933 and settled in Tokyo where he died in 1953. (F) record near mint 60€

-Georg KULENKAMPFF (violin) - BEETHOVEN: Romance in F major / Paul Kletzki / Berlin Philharmonic (1932) TELEFUNKEN F 1142 blue/gold label (G) record near mint 50€

-Georg KULENKAMPFF (violin) - BRUCH: Violin concerto n° 1 / Carl Schuricht / Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra (1947) three-record set DECCA GAG 1603/05 first french issue (F) records near mint 245€

-Frida LEIDER (Brünnhilde) & Friedrich SCHORR (Wotan) - WAGNER: The Valkyrie (Final scene) / Berlin State Orchestra conducted by Leo Blech (1927) three-record set HIS MASTER'S VOICE D 1331/33 first maroon/gold label (UK) record near mint 70€

-Tiana LEMNITZ & Helge ROSVAENGE - TCHAIKOVSKY: The Enchantress / Die Zauberin ("Mein Los ist seltsam", "Ich liess in mein Inneres Dich schauen") Erwin Balzer / Orchester der Staatsoper Berlin (1941) ELECTROLA DB 5624 first red/gold label (G) record excellent 45€

-LÉNER STRING QUARTET - BEETHOVEN: String quartet n° 9 "Rasumovsky" op. 59 n° 3 (1927) four-record set COLUMBIA L 1860/63 first blue/gold label (UK) records near mint 325€

-LÉNER STRING QUARTET - MOZART: String quartet n° 15 in D minor K. 421 (circa 1930) three-record set COLUMBIA L 1965/673 first blue/gold label (UK) records near mint 295€

-André LÉVY (cello) - MASSENET: Élégie, Werther's aria / Gustave Cloez (piano) ODEON 166.020 first black/gold label (F) record near mint 60€

-Albert LOCATELLI (violin) - MASSENET: Le Dernier Sommeil de la Vierge / GOUNOD: Vision de Jeanne d'Arc (1930?) ODEON 250.499 first black/gold label (F) record excellent 45€

-Madeleine MARCELLI-HERSON (cello) - SCHUBERT: Serenade / MASSENET: Le Dernier Sommeil de la Vierge / Denise Herbrecht (piano) GRAMOPHONE K-5114 first maroon/gold label - Madeleine Marcelli-Herson was solo cellist of the Orchestre Pasdeloup (F) record near mint 85€

-Émile MENDELS (violin) - WIENIAWSKI: Légende / GODARD: Berceuse de Jocelyn PATHÉ 9502 first brown/gold label - Nicknamed "le Petit Prince de l'archet", french violinist Émile Mendels (1889-1987) was one of the most outstanding violinists of the Paris music scene. His parents, Maurice Mendels and Rosalie Lévy, were both teachers at the Paris Conservatory. (F) record near mint 195€

-MENGELBERG - BEETHOVEN: Symphony n° 5 / Concertgebouw Amsterdam (1937) four-record gatefold TELEFUNKEN 2210/13 first black/gold label (G) cloth gatefold & records as new! 345€

-MENGELBERG - BEETHOVEN: Egmont overture / Concertgebouw Amsterdam (1926) ODEON O-8300 first maroon/gold label (G) record near mint 45€

-MENGELBERG - BEETHOVEN: Egmont overture / Concertgebouw Amsterdam (1931) COLUMBIA LFX 260 first blue/gold label (F) record near mint 45€

-MENGELBERG - LISZT: Les Préludes / Concertgebouw Amsterdam (1929) two-record set ODEON O-8402/03 first maroon/gold label (G) record near mint 70€

-Yehudi MENUHIN (violin) - FRANCK: Violin sonata / Hephzibah Menuhin, piano (1936) four-record gatefold GRAMOPHONE DB 2742/45 first red/gold label (F) gatefold VG++ (minor wear), records near mint 60€

-Yehudi MENUHIN (violin) - MOZART: Violin sonata n° 42 K. 526 / Hephzibah Menuhin, piano (1938) two-record set GRAMOPHONE DB 2057 & 2058 first red/gold label (F) records near mint 60€

-Yehudi MENUHIN (violin) - MENDELSSOHN: Violin concerto / Georges Enesco / Orchestre des Concerts Colonne (1938) four-record set LA VOIX DE SON MAITRE DB 3555/58 first red/gold label (F) records near mint 70€

-Henry MERCKEL (violin) - BACH: Sonata for solo violin n° 1 (Prelude), Partita n° 3 for solo violin (2 Menuets) - 78 rpm record COLUMBIA DFX 81 First french issue - no LP issue exists (F) record near mint 185€

-Henry MERCKEL (violin) - COUPERIN: Concert royal n° 4 - 2-record set L'OISEAU-LYRE OL 51 & OL 52 with Marcel Frècheville (cello), Roger Cortet (flute), Myrtil Morel (oboe), Fernand Oubradous (bassoon), Ruggero Gerlin (harpsichord) First french issue - no LP issue exists (F) records near mint 125€

-Henry MERCKEL (violin) - LALO: Symphonie espagnole - Orchestre des Concerts Pasdeloup conducted by Piero Coppola (recorded on 15 & 16 February 1932) four-record set GRAMOPHONE 923/26 First french issue - no LP issue exists (F) records near mint 195€

-Henry MERCKEL (violin) - MARTINON: Sonatine for solo violin - POLYDOR 566323 First french issue - no LP issue exists -  The rarest Henry Merckel recording! (F) record near mint 195€

-Henry MERCKEL (violin) - SAINT-SAENS: Violin concerto n° 3 / Orchestre des Concerts Pasdeloup conducted by Piero Coppola (recorded on 27 June 1935) three-record set GRAMOPHONE 1000, 1001 & 1002 (F) records near mint 195€

-Henry MERCKEL (violin) - SAINT-SAENS: Danse macabre - Orchestre Symphonique conducted by Philippe Gaubert (recorded on 4 April 1930) 78 rpm record COLUMBIA DFX 205 First french issue - no LP issue exists (F) record near mint 75€

-Marcelle MEYER (piano) - BACH: Italian concerto, Fantasy in C minor - two-record set LES DISCOPHILES FRANCAIS 60 & 61 first label with France without Alsace (F) records near mint 235€

 -Marcelle MEYER (piano) - BACH: Toccata in D minor - two-record set LES DISCOPHILES FRANCAIS 62 & 63 first label with France without Alsace (F) records near mint 195€

-Vincent MORGAGNI (violin) - DRDLA: Serenade, Souvenir (circa 1930) CANTORIA MD 206 first red/gold label (F) record near mint 40€

-Erica MORINI (violin) - CHAMINADE: Sérénade espagnole / LALO: Symphonie espagnole (Andante) Michael Raucheisen, piano (1927) POLYDOR 69824 first pink/gold label (G) record near mint 145€

-André NAVARRA (cello) - SAINT-SAENS: Cello concerto n° 1 / Jean Fournet / Orchestre de l'Association des Concerts Colonne (1943) two-record set GRAMOPHONE DB 11.176 first red/gold label (F) records near mint 145€

-Ginette NEVEU (violin) - RAVEL: Pièce en forme de habanera / SCARLATESCU: Bagatelle (1946) LA VOIX DE SON MAITRE DA-1871 first red/gold label (F) record 60€

-Ginette NEVEU (violin) - FALLA: Spanish dance (arr. Kreisler) / DINICU: Hora staccato (1935) LA VOIX DE SON MAITRE DA-1865 first red/gold label (F) record near mint 60€

-Waclaw NIENCZYCK (violin) - TARTINI: Devil's trill (arr. Kreisler) (circa 1930) ULTRAPHONE BP 1188 first red/gold label (F) record near mint 60€ 

-Charlie PARKER (saxophone) A Night in Tunisia, Ornithology (featuring Miles Davis, Lucky Thompson, Dodo Marmarosa, Roy Porter) BLUE STAR n° 61 first french issue - original blue/white label LABEL AUTOGRAPHED BY CHARLIE PARKER! (F) record near mint 1195€

-PASCAL STRING QUARTET - MOZART: String quartet n° 22 in B flat major K. 589 - three-records set LA BOITE A MUSIQUE 83/85 first green/gold label (F) records near mint 195€

-PASQUIER TRIO - BEETHOVEN: String trio op. 9 n° 3 (1934) three-record set PATHÉ PAT 7/8/9 first black/gold label (F) records near mint 165€

-PASQUIER TRIO - SCHUBERT: String trio in B flat major (1937) two-record set GRAMOPHONE DB 3319/20 first red/gold label (F) records near mint 125€

-Gabriel PIERNÉ - BIZET: L'Arlésienne (Pastorale, Intermezzo) / Association Artistique des Concerts Colonne (1929) ODEON 123.625 first red/gold label (F) record excellent 40€

-Gabriel PIERNÉ - CHABRIER: Bourrée fantasque / Association Artistique des Concerts Colonne (1928) ODEON 123.545 first red/gold label (F) record excellent 40€

-Gabriel PIERNÉ - RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Capriccio espagnol / Association Artistique des Concerts Colonne (1929) ODEON 123.686 first red/gold label (F) record excellent 40€

-Armando DI PIRAMO (violin) - GILLET: Lettre de Manon / SERRANO: Alma de Dios PATHÉ 9006 first brown/gold label (F) record near mint 75€

-Julius PRÜWER - SCHUBERT: Symphony n° 8 "Unfinished" ("Unvollendete") / Berlin Philharmonic (1928) three-record set POLYDOR 66784/86 first black/gold label - Julius Prüwer (1874, Vienna - 1943, New York) conducted the Berlin Philharmonic more than 700 times between 1925 and 1933. Prosecuted by the nazis because of his jewish origins, Julius Prüwer emigrated to the United States in 1939. (F) records excellent 175€

-Manuel QUIROGA (violin) - BEETHOVEN: Rondino (arr. Kreisler) / LEHAR: Serenade from "Frasquita" PATHÉ  X.98001 first blue/silver label (F) RARE AS RARE CAN BE! record as new! 345€

-Virgilio RANZATO (violin) - LEHAR: La Danse des libellules / DRIGO: Les millions d'Arlequin PATHÉ 9616 first brown/gold label (F) record near mint 75€

-Virgilio RANZATO (violin) - MOZART: Célèbre menuet / TOSELLI: Sérénade PATHÉ 9578 first brown/gold label 75€ 

-Albert SAMMONS (violin) - MASSENET: Méditation de Thais, Élégie - Gerald Moore (piano) COLUMBIA 9415 first black/sold label (UK) record near mint 45€

-SCHURICHT - BEETHOVEN: Symphony n° 7 / Berlin Philharmonic (1937) 5-record gatefold GRAMMOPHON - DIE STIMME SEINES HERREN "Meisterklasse" 67162/66 - first german issue (G) gatefold VG+ (minor wear), records near mint 295€

-Lucien SCHWARTZ (violin) - MASSENET: Meditation de Thais / COPPOLA: Rêverie (1929) GRAMOPHONE L 751 first maroon/gold label (F) record excellent 45€

-Pierre SECHIARI (violin) - BOCCHERINI: Menuet / GODARD: Berceuse de Jocelyn ZONOPHONE (International Gramophone Company) X-87921/22 (F) record VG+ 40€

-Gérard SOUZAY (baritone) - CAMPRA: Les Femmes (cantata) / Quintette de l'Île-de-France (Jacques Dejean, Marie-France Gaudu, Roger Lepauw, Jean Brizard, Denyse Gouarne) (1950) two-record set L'ANTHOLOGIE SONORE 161 & 162 first black/gold label (F) records near mint 195€ (also Dejean)

-STOKOWSKI - BACH: Toccata & fugue in D minor BWV 565 / Philadelphia Orchestra (1933) ELECTROLA EJ 231 black/gold label (G) record excellent 25€

-Max STRUB (violin) - BEETHOVEN: Violin concerto / Karl Böhm / Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden (1939) six-record gatefold ELECTROLA 5516/21 first red/gold label (G) leather gatefold & records as new! 125€ (also Böhm)

-SZELL - WEBER: Oberon overture / London Philharmonic (1935) GRAMOPHONE L-1007 first maroon/gold label (F) record near mint 30€

-Joseph SZIGETI (violin) - KREISLER: Tambourin chinois / DEBUSSY: Menuet (Arr. Dushkin) Kurt Ruhrseitz, piano (1927) COLUMBIA L 2037 first blue/gold label (F) record near mint 95€

-Ferruccio TAGLIAVINI (tenor) - PUCCINI: Tosca (Recondita armonia, E lucevan le stelle) / Ugo Tansini / Orchestra dell'E.I.A.R. DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON Siemens Spezial 68001 (G) record near mint 30€

-Erik THEN-BERGH (piano) - BEETHOVEN: Piano sonata n° 28 op. 101 (1939) three-record set ELECTROLA EH 1257/59 first red/gold label (G) records near mint 75€

-Jacques THIBAUD (violin) - GRANADOS: Danse espagnole (Spanish dance) - Harold Craxton (piano) GRAMOPHONE 516 first red/gold label (F) record near mint 35€

-Jacques THIBAUD (violin), Pablo CASALS (cello), Alfred CORTOT (piano) - BEETHOVEN: Piano trio n° 7 op. 97 "Archduke" (1928) five-record set GRAMOPHONE DB 1223/27 first red/gold label (F) records near mint - dream condition! 185€

-TOSCANINI - BRAHMS: Haydn Variations / New York Philharmonic (1936) two-record set ELECTROLA DB 3031 & 3032 first red/gold label (G) records near mint 55€

-TOSCANINI - ROSSINI: La Scala di seta (Overture) / BBC Symphony Orchestra (1938) LA VOIX DE SON MAITRE DB 3541 red/silver label (F) recrd near mint 35€

-Lennie TRISTANO (piano) - INTUITION, YESTERDAYS (Lee Konitz, Warne Marsh, Billy Bauer, Arnold Fishkin, Harold Granowsky) (1949) CAPITOL C 80263 plum/silver label (G) record excellent 45€ (also jazz)

-Gioconda DE VITO (violin) - BACH: Violin concerto in E major BVW 1042 / Anthony Bernard / London Chamber Orchestra - Three-record set LA VOIX DE SON MAITRE DB 6884/86 first red/gold label - No LP issue exists ! (F) record near mint 195€

 -Franz VÖLKER (tenor) - WAGNER: Lohengrin (Gralserzählung) / Die Walküre (Siegmund heiss'Ich) / / Heinz Tietjen / Orchester des Bayreuther Festspiele (1936) BAYREUTH TELEFUNKEN SKB 2047 first Bayreuth Festspielhaus blue/white label (G) record excellent 30€

-Franz VÖLKER (tenor) - WAGNER: Lohengrin (in fernem Land, Höschstes Vertrau'n) (1927) GRAMMOPHON 19711 green/gold label (G) record near mint 30€

-Helene WEIGEL / Regine LUTZ* - BRECHT/ DESSAU: Mutter Courages Lied (Ihr Hauptleut...), Lied vom Fraternisieren* (from "Mutter Courage") Adolf Fritz Guhl / Berliner Ensemble Orchestra (1951) ETERNA VEB "DEUTSCHE SCHALLPLATTEN" 10002 (GDR) record near mint 60€  

-WEINGARTNER - BEETHOVEN: Symphony n° 5 / Royal Philharmonic (1932) four-record set COLUMBIA L 1880/83 first blue/gold label - wonderful black leather gatefold (F) gatefold & records near mint DREAM CONDITION! 375€

-WEINGARTNER - BEETHOVEN: Symphony n° 7, Prometheus Overture / Vienna Philharmonic (1936) five-record set COLUMBIA LFX 424/28 first blue label (F) records near mint DREAM CONDITION! 295€

-Albert WOLFF - CHABRIER: Habanera / FALLA: Danse rituelle du feu (Ritual Fire Dance) / Orchestre des Concerts Lamoureux (1929) POLYDOR 566.019 first black/gold label (F) record excellent 45€

-Lester YOUNG (saxophone) - BLUE LESTER, JUMP LESTER JUMP (Count Basie, piano / Fred Green, guitar / Shad Wilsons, drums) SAVOY 667 first black/gold label (UK) record near mint 65€ (also jazz)

-Boris ZADRI (piano) - RAVEL: Gaspard de la Nuit - two-record set LUMEN 3.06.035/36 first french issue (F) records near mint 95€

-Dénes ZSIGMONDY (violin) - RAVEL: Tzigane / Fritz Rieger / Münchener Philharmoniker DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON LM 68446 first tulip label (G) record near mint 45€