MARC Record For Collection: Stuart Louchheim Recordings, 1951-1958
LDR 00000npcaa a 4500
099 9 _a06/023
100 3 _aLouchheim, Stuart
245 00 _aStuart Louchheim Recordings
506 _aAccess to this collection is provided only by special arrangement. Please contact the Music Library for more information.
520 2 _aThe collection consists of about 45 discs of recorded music, including various versions of Louchheim's own works along with copies of relatively obscure early recordings of international music. A few supplemental materials are also present.
545 0 _aStuart Fleischer Louchheim was born in 1892 to Joseph A. Louchheim, a clothing manufacturer, and Theresa F. Louchheim, in Philadelphia, PA. After serving as a major in the U.S. Army during the First World War, he was successful as a businessman and patron of the arts in addition to his work as a composer. His best-known work, "Mixed Emotions," was recorded by Ella Fitzgerald and Dinah Washington, among others. A 1951 Associated Press article details his ambitions as a songwriter, as well as his affiliation as a distributor for Columbia Records. His 1971 New York Times obituary highlights his philanthropic activities; multiple sources note his role in the preservation of the Philadelphia Academy of Music.
650 0 _aPopular music.
856 42 _3Control Card
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