The winner, ased on rime rather than the number of items, is probably Nana

Steve Smolian

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"The man who made more records" is definitely Henry Burr, and that was
established recently, when dedicated research showed that he surpassed even
Bollywood movie music singer Lata Mangeshkar.


On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 1:37 PM, Tom Fine
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> On the back cover of RCA's first for-release digital recording, 
> Bartok's "Concerto For Orchestra" by Ormandy/Philly, producer Jay 
> David Saks wrote that Ormandy's recording career "has spanned over 
> half a century -- from 78rpms, both acoustical and electrical, through 
> mono and stereo LPs to quadrophonic ..." Is it true that Ormandy 
> recorded acoustic 78's? Can anyone provide details on his earliest
> Saks further describes Ormandy as "the man who has made more records 
> than any other person in history." Is that true? More than Karajan? 
> More than Dorati?
> -- Tom Fine