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OK. Steven figured it out correctly. Columbia Masterworks would never have
paid for two sets of album notes for a record that didn't sell on either 78
or Lp..

DDR

On Wed, Aug 1, 2018 at 2:04 PM, Gary A. Galo <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> That's a British CBS issue, which seems to have notes different from those
> on the American LPs.
>
> Gary
>
> ____________________________
>
> Gary Galo
> Audio Engineer Emeritus
> The Crane School of Music
> SUNY at Potsdam, NY 13676
>
> "Great art presupposes the alert mind of the educated listener."
> Arnold Schoenberg
>
> "A true artist doesn't want to be admired, he wants to be believed."
> Igor Markevitch
>
> "If you design an audio system based on the premise that nothing is
> audible,
> on that system nothing will be audible."
> G. Galo
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List [mailto:
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> Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2018 1:40 PM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Pierrot LP ML-4473
>
> According to this site, George Perle wrote the liner notes:
>
> https://www.discogs.com/Arnold-Schoenberg-Erika-Stiedry-Wagner-Pierrot-
> Lunaire/release/1247845
>
>
> On 8/1/2018 8:59 AM, Steven Smolian wrote:
> > Thank you, Gary,
> >
> > I'm preparing the 78 set for eBay sale.  Here is what I've now written
> based
> > on this info:
> >
> > Notes on inside of the covers by Nicolas Slonimsky.   The Columbia LP
> > reissue,  ML-4471, uses Slonimsky's opening and description of each
> section,
> > uncredited,  but omits the long Schoenberg quote on the inside back
> cover of
> > the 78 set  in which  the composer writes not only about this recording
> of
> > the work but also mentions the performers, by names, of others who
> performed
> > it earlier.  He states that Steuermann played the piano part in the
> premiere
> > and many subsequent performances.
> >
> > I don't recall seeing this info elsewhere. "Collected writings"
> anthologies
> > seldom include liner notes which many bibliographers consider "declasse."
> >
> > Thanks again,
> >
> > Steve
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List
> > [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Gary A. Galo
> > Sent: Tuesday, July 31, 2018 7:23 PM
> > To: [log in to unmask]
> > Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Pierrot LP ML-4473
> >
> > Hi Steve,
> >
> > The author of the LP liner notes is uncredited, but you can easily read
> them
> > on this eBay listing:
> >
> > https://www.ebay.com/itm/Arnold-Schonberg-1951-Pierrot-
> Lunaire-Meet-The-Comp
> > oser-33rpm-ML-4471-RARE-12/262566249871?_trkparms=aid%
> 3D222007%26algo%3DSIM.
> > MBE%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D53209%26meid%3Dd1bbf703a30d44d689ee7cf8a12d
> c8d4%26pid%3
> > D100010%26rk%3D2%26rkt%3D2%26sd%3D262541855029%26itm%
> 3D262566249871&_trksid=
> > p2047675.c100010.m2109
> >
> > They are the same notes that Columbia used on the Odyssey LP reissue,
> also
> > uncredited.
> >
> > Best,
> > Gary
> >
> > ____________________________
> >
> > Gary Galo
> > Audio Engineer Emeritus
> > The Crane School of Music
> > SUNY at Potsdam, NY 13676
> >
> > "Great art presupposes the alert mind of the educated listener."
> > Arnold Schoenberg
> >
> > "A true artist doesn't want to be admired, he wants to be believed."
> > Igor Markevitch
> >
> > "If you design an audio system based on the premise that nothing is
> audible,
> >
> > on that system nothing will be audible."
> > G. Galo
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List
> > [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Steven Smolian
> > Sent: Tuesday, July 31, 2018 10:47 AM
> > To: [log in to unmask]
> > Subject: [ARSCLIST] Pierrot LP ML-4473
> >
> > Schoenberg. Pierrot Lunaire.
> >
> >
> >
> > On Columbia ML-4473 with a red cover, can someone with a copy let me
> know
> > who did the liner notes?  The 78 set's notes are by Slonimski.  Did they
> > change them for the LP?
> >
> >
> >
> > Steve Smolian
> >
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