Commercial 33-1/3 RPM recordings of music by other composers and spoken word performances in the collections of the Weill-Lenya Research Center, [ca.1950]-[ca.1990].

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Busoni, Ferruccio, 1866-1924. Commercial 33-1/3 RPM recordings of music by other composers and spoken word performances in the collections of the Weill-Lenya Research Center, [ca.1950]-[ca.1990].

Commercial 33-1/3 RPM recordings of music by other composers and spoken word performances in the collections of the Weill-Lenya Research Center, [ca.1950]-[ca.1990].

Sound discs. This series contains primarily music composed by Weill's contemporaries in Europe and the United States, with some recordings by well-known performers of his music. European composers represented include Busoni, Zemlinsky, Schreker, and Schoenberg. American composers include Gershwin and Frederick Loewe. There are also a large number of miscellaneous recordings on labels which have recently recorded some of Weill's music, such as Largo.

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