Historical recordings


New York : Four Corners, c1942.
Archive of Recorded Sound » Reference » ML156.5 .B4 M3 1942
Great Barrington, Mass. [1971]
Archive of Recorded Sound » Reference » ML156.5.B41 R31
Paul Henry Lang reviews the symphonies; Harris Goldsmith reviews the concertos.

Early recordings in the Archive of Recorded Sound

The Archive holds numerous early disc recordings of Beethoven's works; see this page for a list of titles.

The cylinder collection contains one Beethoven recording, of the "Menuett", performed by Kathleen Parlow, violin. Edison Blue Amberol, issue no. 28192 (original issue no. 4M-28026), October 1917. ARS accession no. 1460.