Two Decca legends recently passed on.

Engineer Jimmy Lock:
the interview linked from this page is very interesting, too. 

and producer Christopher Raeburn:

-- Tom Fine

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Thomas Stern" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Thursday, February 26, 2009 8:28 AM
Subject: [ARSCLIST] w(h)ither Decca?

>  Just received the new KATHLEEN FERRIER "A Life in Music" (cd and DVD) -
> issued by
> UCJ (Universal Classics & Jazz) "a division of Universal Music Operations
> Ltd."
>  The package is (p) & (c) by Universal Classics & Jazz.
>  NO Decca logo or name, other than publication credits for content to Decca
> Music Group.
> Best wishes, Thomas.