Columbia set MM-789 is "Merchant Of Venice", set MM-790 is a performance of William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night", set MM-791 is "Julius Caesar" ,set MM-792 is "Macbeth". 789,790 and 791- Performed by "Orson Welles and Members of The Mercury Theatre" 792- "Orson Welles, Fay Bainter and Mercury Theatre". All 12 inch.
From Columbia 1952-1953 catalogue Page 531 and 643.
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Subject: [ARSCLIST] Columbia Masterworks 78rpm discography
I have updated by Columbia Masterworks 78rpm discography which I have been
writing for the past few years.
Members on this list may be interested in it so I am posting the latest
draft online as I have done before...
It can be viewed here for the next week or so before it becomes "private
Please understand that it is a DRAFT - with, I am sure, mistakes, errors
IF ANYONE CAN HELP ME WITH THE INFORMATION (matrix, record numbers,
personnel etc) ON FOLLOWING SETS - PLEASE HELP... (I have exhausted all
possible sources at my hand...)
M-636; M-678; M-731; M-735; M-737; M-738; M-739; M-782; M-783; M-789; M-790;
M-791; M-792; M-817; M-923; M-924; M-959; M-977; M-979; M-982; M-986; M-993;
M-994; X-146; X-192; X-341; X-349;
This, almost complete, discography features all Columbia Masterworks 78rpm
Albums in order of issue from M-1 to M-1034 as well as the X, OP, D, J and S
series released by Columbia Masterworks during the 78rpm era. Featuring
recording details of composition, composer, record numbers, recording dates,
record reviews, matrix numbers and available online mp3 sources for many of
the sets featured within, this companion is an invaluable tool to the 78rpm
The discography covers: M Series - M-1 to M1034 X Series - X-1 to X-399 OP
Series - OP-1 to OP-32 D Series - D-1 to D-215 J Series - J-1 to J-103 S
Series - S-1 to S-64
The discography also features indexes of album sets, matrix numbers and
album schematics for quick and easy reference.