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alex steinweiss in memoriam 5: Remington

In case anyone doesn’t know it, Alex Steinweiss began at Columbia records in 1939. He did all of Columbia’s record covers for the first few years, and the majority of them after that until around 1950. After that, he did … Continue reading

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alex steinweiss in memoriam 4: 12 inch columbia lps

The fourth tribute to the memory of Alex Steinweiss, the dean of graphic artists, who dies one week ago at age 94. These are my favorites among my 12 inch Columbia lps. Steinweiss designed Columbia lps from 1948 to roughly … Continue reading

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alex steinweiss in memoriam 3: 10 inch lps

Again, a few favorites, as a memorial to Alex Steinweiss who died this week. These are 10 inch lps. All are ca. 1949-1950. The last one is on RCA – the only signed Steinweiss RCA cover I have seen. There … Continue reading

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alex steinweiss in memoriam 2: the golden age

I have posted these before. These are Steinweiss at his absolute best. There is something about a 12 inch 78 rpm set that it lends itself to being a great work of art. These are my favorites as of this … Continue reading

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steiinweiss in memoriam 1: earliest work

In honor of the memory of Alex Steinweiss, who died this week, I have decided to take a break from the systematic posting by catalog number. I am going to post some favorite Steinweiss covers from all periods of his … Continue reading

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