On 23/09/2012 18:45, Steve Smolian wrote:
> In Abrams Django discography, his lists a group of French recordings from 6/14/38 and later as being French Decca recordings. The matrix series has the HPP suffix used by French Polydor. What gives?
> As far as I know, the companies were not corporately related.
> Is it possible that English Decca paid French Polydor to make these recordings for them? Confusing.
> Steve Smolian
Also St Louis Blues, China Boy, It Was So Beautiful from 1935. There
were ties of distribution in the classical field - how "corporate" they
were I wouldn't know.