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Title
Kneisel String Quartet
Names
Kneisel Quartet (Performer)
Kneisel, Franz, 1865-1926 (Performer)
Röntgen, Julius, 1855-1932 (Performer)
Letz, Hans, 1887-1969 (Performer)
Svečenski, Louis, 1862-1926 (Performer)
Willeke, Willem (Performer)
Rubinstein, Anton, 1829-1894 (Composer)
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847 (Composer)
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 (Composer)
Collection

General Audio Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1913-04-26
Table of Contents
3rd mvt. (Molto lento) (Music of the spheres = Sphärenmusik), from Quartet op. 17, no. 2 / Anton Rubinstein (minus opening note) -- Canzonetta from Quartet, op. 12 / Mendelssohn -- 3rd mvt. from Quartet op. 18, no. 1 / Beethoven -- 3rd mvt. (Molto lento) from Quartet op. 17, no. 2 / Anton Rubinstein (complete version of track 1)
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LJ-12 5929
Shelf locator: *LDC 45831
Topics
String quartets
Rubinstein, Anton, 1829-1894. Quartets, strings, op. 17. No. 2
Rubinstein, Anton, 1829-1894. Quartets, strings, op. 17. No. 2. Molto lento
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 1, op. 12, E♭ major. Canzonetta
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 1, op. 12, E♭ major
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 1, op. 18, no. 1, F major. Scherzo
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello, no. 1, op. 18, no. 1, F major
Genres
Music
Notes
Content: Unissued test pressings recorded for American Columbia, Apr. 26, 1913; original matrix nos. probably between 36687--36692 and/or 36702--36707 (open nos. from Columbia lists for that day.)
Performers: Kneisel String Quartet (Franz Kneisel, 1st violin ; Julius Röntgen or Hans Letz, 2nd violin ; Louis Svečenski, viola ; Willem Willeke, cello).
Additional physical form: Archival original (1 sound disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono., aluminum-based lacquer ; 12 in.) belonged originally to Helen Kaufman; given to Rodgers & Hammerstein Archives by Philip L. Miller, Mar. 6, 1981, in *LJ-12 5929.
Acquisition: Gift (CD); David Hall; May 2008.
Ownership: Compact disc service copy (1 sound disc : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.) dubbed from cassette tape owned by Philip L. Miller, made from 78 rpm originals (provided by Louis Svečenski?) in *LDC 45831.
Physical Description
Audio disc
Extent: 1 audio disc (14 min., 36 sec.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono., aluminum-based lacquer ; 12 in.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 232961218
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18715743
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 817e3270-7899-0136-22dc-65894f325f87
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Item timeline of events

  • 1913: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Kneisel String Quartet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1913. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/68711060-c36f-0133-5aa6-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Kneisel String Quartet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 16, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/68711060-c36f-0133-5aa6-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1913). Kneisel String Quartet Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/68711060-c36f-0133-5aa6-60f81dd2b63c

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Kneisel String Quartet