Conductor: Daniel Saidenberg
Artist: Daniel Saidenberg
Tracks: 4 track
Speed: 7 1/2
Release date: FD-1001S - FD-1006S
Master Dub: No
Reel size: 7”
Sound quality rating: 7 / 10
Performance rating: 7 / 10
Record levels: Good
This rare six tape set was sponsored by Daniel Saidenberg who did all the conducting.
Album covers feature six drawings by Pablo Picasso. In the 1950s Eleanore and Daniel Saidenberg owned The Saidenberg Gallery on East 77th Street in New York City. They were trusted friends of Pablo Picasso, leading collectors of his work and in 1954 became his American representatives. In 1955 they Put together an exhibition of 55 Drawings by Pablo Picasso.
In 1959, Daniel’s The Saidenberg Little Orchestra made Classical Recordings sleeved in Jackets of Full-size Prints of Picasso Drawings.”
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Daniel Saidenberg (1906-1997) was a cellist and a conductor who apparently turned down the opportunity to become Assistant conductor of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra so the post went to Leonard Bernstein.