Tag Archives: Steinweiss

alex steinweiss scheherazade designs

Scheherazade covers by Alex Steinweiss. One is a Darrill Connelly, but the pale blue background is Steinweiss, according to Connelly when I spoke with him.

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10 inch lps that I play

remarkably, I do own records that I own because I like the music. When I was posting 10 inch Columbia lps, I forgot to include these. Two are by Jim Flora, one (Cole porter) is definitely Steinweiss, one is by … Continue reading

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words for steinweiss, connelly, stone martin, shahn

The first one, Truetone, really looks like Steinweiss to me. Bad condition cover, but worth posting because it is so unusual. The next three are Darrill Connelly, another favorite of mine. Then comes a cover by David Stone Martin. I … Continue reading

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the next six coral records – joe weitz and possibly steinweiss

these are my next six Coral records from the early to mid 1950s. the last one is signed Joe Weitz but could have fooled me into thinking it was Steinweiss. So, these could be either of them, or someone else.

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six decca dl9800s

Here are six Decca DL9800s. The first five are all probably Steinweiss. The last one is Joe Weitz. It does not look like Steinweiss, but some Weitz covers fool me.

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some recent acquisitions – more of the history of decca soundtracks

a few things I bought this week. Hooray for library book sale rooms. Most of these are the soundtrack albums that I believe Steinweiss redesigned for Decca in the mid-1950s. They are clearly meant to be a series, in which … Continue reading

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two just acquired – original King and I (Stahlhut) and a Steinweiss

Two Decca covers I just acquired, for 5 cents each. I show the original King and I, with drawings by Stahlhut, along with the Steinweiss version and a British issue of the same music. The Mills Brothers strikes me as … Continue reading

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stereo lps in the same time period we have been looking at

These are stereo lps from this time period. the first three have not been posted in mono, either. the next two are electronic stereo versions of albums whose mono covers I have posted.

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Decca original cast albums in a Steinweiss (probably) series

This is all I have of the Decca cast albums that I think are a Steinweiss series. Two posts ago I posted a mild color variant of Oklahoma that I don’t repeat here. There are others in the series I … Continue reading

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three definite steinweiss designs that I had overlooked

These are three steinweiss covers that would have fit in with posts a few weeks ago. Rogelio and His Orquestra I just acquired, for $1.50 for a record that is in such bad condition it can’t be played. The Lombardo … Continue reading

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