Please Note: This work is copyrighted. This project is used with permission from the author. If you intend using information from this discography you are requested to quote from this resource. The aim of this project was to create a discography for all Columbia Masterwork 78rpm Albums in order of issue from M-1 to M Andre Kostelanetz And His Orchestra* - Musical Comedy Favorites (Shellac well as include the X, Andre Kostelanetz And His Orchestra* - Musical Comedy Favorites (Shellac and S series.
Please note: This discography does not include single Col. Masterwork Last Train To San Antone - Peter Green - Baby When The Sun Goes Down - although a short, growing list is available here in draft form.
Columbia continued the Masterworks series into the LP era, however this discography only covers 78rpm recordings. We have, if known, added LP catalog numbers to early LP re-issues of 78rpm albums as well as some early Eps - however, the focus is squarely on 78rpm recordings The recording is breathtaking in its clarity and realism, and the performance is without equal One-eyed William Billings, Boston tanner and self-taught musician, wrote his "fuguing tunes" not fugues but canons, like Three Blind Mice for 18th-Century churchgoers.
Long in disuse, Billings' choral works have been republished by Music Press Inc. Included in the album is Billings' chesty Chester, favorite of Revolutionary soldiers Still; Shnaiderl; Jos Oisin Luonasi Kerran - The Aaltos - Jokaiselle Jotakin -all in Yiddish.
Petersburg, has since performed in Paris and Manhattan. In costume and makeup, Actor Chenkin is equally plausible as a bearded gaffer or a youngster with Jewish ritual earlocks. Here he sings in Yiddish and Hebrew, deftly sets forth the garrulity, gaiety, self-pitying anguish of an Eastern European Jew. Typical song: Scholoch S'udes, in which a rabbi unctuously presides at a banquet Alfredo Album).
Proving that Brazil's Villa-Lobos is not the sole South American composer of well-made songs, dances, Parisian-sounding salon pieces. Old Black Joe; Oh! From Set - the Automatic, slide format was discontinued from production. This came about from the scarcity of shellac compound as a result of World War II.
Slonimsky Alfredo St. Allegro con brio II. Marcia funebre; Adagio assai III. Scherzo - Allegro vivace; Trio IV.