Monthly Archives: February 2011

Steinweiss Ravel Sheherazade 1950

The third Steinweiss design for anything related to Scheherazade is this cover for Jennie Tourel singing Ravel’s Sheherazade, and Mussorgsky songs. 1950. I also show a Columbia sampler album from the early 1950s, which has an excerpt from the first … Continue reading

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Steinweiss’ Scheherazade on Everest

Steinweiss’ fifth design for Scheherazade was for the Everest label. Everest was started in 1958. Steinweiss told me that he designed all of the Everest covers, which appears to be true until some time in 1960. This cover is a … Continue reading

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steinweiss scheherazade covers, part 2

Taking a break from posting my complete Steinweiss collection by label. I am posting all the Steinweiss Scheherazade covers I have. Steinweiss loved Scheherazade – or still does. When he retired in 1972, he tried his hand at painting, and … Continue reading

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Scheherazade Columbia – the first batch

When posting the m300s I overlooked m398 Rodzinski conducts the Cleveland Orchestra in Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade. I shelve it with my Scheherazade collection instead of my Columbia Steinweiss collection. I have around 300 different covers used for recordings of Scheherazade. I … Continue reading

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remaining 12 inch m-mm 500s

M and MM 572 to 588. The last one in poor condition. Some great covers.

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5 in a row

A completist wants a complete set. Collectors are addicts. I want every Steinweiss record cover I can get, and buy every one I see at a reasonable price that is in decent condition. Here are m560-m564 complete, plus m566, m567 … Continue reading

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m541 to m558

M541 to M558, the next four albums from my collection. Mid 1940s.

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