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Columbia Masterworks M-series releases also appeared on Green labels
postwar. The foreign E-series became an -Fseries with red labels.

DDR

On Wed, Aug 19, 2020 at 4:01 PM Gary A. Galo <
[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> DDR,
>
> There are Columbia Masterworks 78s from the 40s that have green labels -
> typically pops concert fare, like Andre Kostelanetz doing Strauss Waltzes,
> Nelson Eddy and Risë Stevens in highlight from Oscar Strauss's The
> Chocolate Soldier, etc.
>
>
> https://www.ebay.com/itm/78-ALBUM-1940s-3-3-12-Records-Kostelanetz-Strauss-Waltzes-COLUMBIA-M-481-E/271563115945?hash=item3f3a6c4da9:g:RX8AAOSwRLZT2PfU
>
>
> https://www.ebay.com/itm/The-Chocolate-Soldier-with-Nelson-Eddy-Rise-Stevens-3-Record-Set-Columbia/133422872916?hash=item1f109f7954:g:9ZwAAOSwcblez78l
>
> Best,
> Gary
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List <
> [log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Dennis Rooney
> Sent: Wednesday, August 19, 2020 10:25 AM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] [EXTERNAL] [ARSCLIST] Erich J. Wolff Lieder Album
> of 18 Songs Columbia Set # 268
>
> Columbia used a green label for its foreign series until the forties.
> After purchase by CBS, Masterworks series labels remained blue and popular
> discs were red.
>
> DDR
>
> On Wed, Aug 19, 2020 at 8:02 AM Railroads On Parade <
> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
> > If I didn't buy 78s I'd probably never hear these outstanding sets
> > discovering Wolff's lied.  There is a Columbia "X" sets blog which
> > I've visited.  One detail, the Wolff mx-168 set of early German songs
> > I bought are green label.
> >
> > On Wed, 19 Aug 2020 at 07:00, Railroads On Parade <
> > [log in to unmask]> wrote:
> >
> > > Very kind of you Mickey.   It was a silly series of misinterpretations
> > > that confused me into thinking the composer himself was performing.
> > > I'm always happy to get information not in the WERM.
> > > GW
> > >
> > > On Wed, 19 Aug 2020 at 01:32, Mickey Clark <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > >
> > >> mx 18956 Columbia was recorded in April 1936-Mickey
> > >>
> > >> -----Original Message-----
> > >> From: Railroads On Parade
> > >> Sent: Tuesday, August 18, 2020 2:07 PM
> > >> To: [log in to unmask]
> > >> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] [EXTERNAL] [ARSCLIST] Erich J. Wolff Lieder
> > Album
> > >> of
> > >> 18 Songs Columbia Set # 268
> > >>
> > >> Of course.  Thank you.
> > >>
> > >> On Tue, 18 Aug 2020 at 16:57, Dennis Rooney
> > >> <[log in to unmask]>
> > >> wrote:
> > >>
> > >> > Wolff's Schubert album was recorded and released c1938 by U. S.
> > >> Columbia.
> > >> > The singer should not be confused with harpsichordist Ernst
> > >> > Victor
> > >> Wolff,
> > >> > who recorded around the same time for various U. S. independent
> > labels.
> > >> >
> > >> > DDR
> > >> >
> > >> > On Tue, Aug 18, 2020 at 4:37 PM Gary A. Galo <
> > >> > [log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > >> >
> > >> > > No way they're electric if he died in 1913. What is the
> > >> > > contents,
> > and
> > >> > what
> > >> > > label are they on?
> > >> > >
> > >> > > Best,
> > >> > > Gary
> > >> > >
> > >> > >
> > >> > > -----Original Message-----
> > >> > > From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List <
> > >> > > [log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Railroads On Parade
> > >> > > Sent: Tuesday, August 18, 2020 4:16 PM
> > >> > > To: [log in to unmask]
> > >> > > Subject: [EXTERNAL] [ARSCLIST] Erich J. Wolff Lieder Album of
> > >> > > 18
> > Songs
> > >> > > Columbia Set # 268
> > >> > >
> > >> > >
> > >> > >
> > >> > > Dear friends,
> > >> > >
> > >> > > Recently I've acquired 2 volumes of 78 rpm discs of Erich J.
> > >> > > Wolff
> > >> > singing
> > >> > > and accompanying himself on piano.  Wolff died March 20th 1913.
> > >> > > How
> > >> is
> > >> > it
> > >> > > the recordings are the way they are?  I mean, they are as good
> > >> > > as contemporary mid century ones.  Wouldn't they be acoustic?
> > >> > > They
> > >> appear
> > >> > to
> > >> > > sound electric.
> > >> > >
> > >> > > Yours,
> > >> > >
> > >> > > Guy Walker
> > >> > >
> > >> >
> > >> >
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> > >> > Delray Beach, FL 33483
> > >> > 561.265.2976
> > >> >
> > >>
> > >
> >
>
>
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