The Ward M. Canaday Center

for Special Collections

The University of Toledo

Finding Aid

Hungarian Sound Records Collection, n.d. ca. 1982

MSS-111

Size: 1/2 lin. ft

Provenance: The Hungarian Sound Recordings Collection was donated to The Ward M. Canaday Center in June 1995 by Mrs. Richard Webster.

 

Access: open

Collection Summary: Phonograph records, 33 1/3 and 78 RPM, Recordings of Hungarian folk songs, instrumentals, and poetry readings.  Program notes are in Hungarian and English; lyrics are in Hungarian.

                                                                                                                                        

Subjects: Ethnic Culture, Music, Art, Drama, and Theatre

Copyright: The literary rights to this collection are assumed to rest with the person(s) responsible for the production of the particular items within the collection, or with their heirs or assigns.  Researchers bear full legal responsibility for the acquisition to publish from any part of said collection per Title 17, United States Code.  TheWard M. Canaday Center for Special Collectionsmay reserve the right to intervene as intermediary at its own discretion.

 

Completed by: Jennifer Myers, February 1996

Reformatted by: Arjun Sabharwal (with corrections), July 2010; last updated: June 2014


Introduction

 

            The Hungarian Sound Recordings Collection consists of seventeen (33 1/3 and 78 rpm) recordings of Hungarian folk music, instrumentals, and poetry readings. 

 

            Four sound discs (all 33 1/3) are from the collection of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.  This collection includes program notes in Hungarian and English with music and song texts in Hungarian. 

 

            The remaining thirteen sound discs (all 78 rpm) are an assortment of Hungarian songs, instrumentals, and poetry readings recorded by Columbia Records.

 

 

 

Folder List

 

Box

Folder

Series

Item Description

1

Lyric Booklet #1

Hungarian Folk Music, Magyar Népzene

LPX 18050-53 MONO [1982]

Lyric Booklet #2

Hungarian Folk Music 3” LPX

Notes and texts

18050-53 MONO [1982]

1

Side 1

Hungaroton. “Hungarian Folk

Music, Ancient Layers”

[1982] 33 1/3 rpm.

1

Side 2

Hungaroton. “Hungarian Folk

Music, Ancient Layers”

[1982] 33 1/3 rpm.

2

Side 3

Hungaroton. “Hungarian Folk

Music, European Heritage”

[1982] 33 1/3 rpm.

2

Side 4

Hungaroton. “Hungarian Folk

Musik, New Style “

[1982] 33 1/3 rpm.

3

Side 5

Hungaroton. “Hungarian Folk

Musik, Instrumental Music”

[1982] 33 1/3 rpm.

3

Side 6

Hungaroton. “Hungarian Folk

Musik, Instrumental Music”

[1982] 33 1/3 rpm.

4

Side 7

Hungaroton. “Hungarian Folk Musik

Tunes Associated With Folk-

Customs” [1982] 33 1/3 rpm.

4

Side 8

Hungaroton. “Hungarian Folk Musik

Tunes Associated With Folk

Customs” [1982] 33 1/3 rpm.

5

Side 1

Columbia. “Pasztor Fiu” (The Shep-

herd Boy) Foreign Series-

Hungarian. [n.d.] 78 rpm.

5

Side 2

Columbia. “Móriczka Érdeklödik”

(Little Morris is interested)

Foreign Series- Hungarian

[n.d.] 78 rpm.

6

Side 13182

Columbia. “Madár vígan dalol a lombos

ágon” (The bird happily sings on a leafy branch) [n.d.] 78 rpm.

6

Side 13192

Columbia. “Kossuth Lajos azt üzente”

(Lajos Kossuth's sent a message) [n.d.] 78 rpm.

7

Side 66703

Columbia. “Hiába jársz A templomba” (You

Go to church in vain) Magyar- Hungarian [n.d.] 78 rpm.

7

Side 66704

Columbia. “ Kedves anyám Ne írj nékem”

(Dear Mother, do not write me) Magyar-Hungarian.

[n.d.] 78 rpm.

8

Side 68059

Columbia. “Mondják Meg A Legkisebbik”

(Tell the smallest) Hungarian Folk Song.

[n.d.] 78 rpm.

8

Side 68063

Columbia. “Huzzad Csak” (Just play it!)

Hungarian Folk Song.

[n.d.] 78 rpm.

9

Side 68073

Columbia. “Egy kicsikét zavart vagyok”

(I am a bit confused) Hungarian- Tenor Solo.

[n.d.] 78 rpm.

9

Side 68077

Columbia. “Ha Te Innen El Nem Mennél”

(if you did not leave here) Hungarian-Tenor Solo. [n.d.] 78 rpm

 

10

Side 67513

Columbia. “Művész Muri” (Artist Muri)

Hungarian-Vocal

Duet [n.d.] 78 rpm.

10

Side 67514

Columbia. “Művész Muri” Hungarian-Vocal

Duet. [n.d.] 78 rpm.

11

Side 67515

Columbia. “Művész Muri” Hungarian-Duet.

[n.d.] 78 rpm.

11

Side 67516

Columbia. “Művész Muri” Hungarian-Duet.

[n.d.] 78 rpm.

12

Side 66295

Columbia. “Dicsértessék Szól A Legény” (praise

calls the lad) Foreign Series-Hungarian.

[n.d.] 78 rpm.

12

Side 66297

Columbia. “ Hej. Czigány Hallod e?” (Hey gypsy,

do you hear it?) Series-Hungarian. [n.d.] 78 rpm.

13

Side 67246

Columbia. “Kidobolták A Faluban” (they

announced In the village) Hungarian-Folk Song. [n.d.] 78rpm.

13

Side 67247

Columbia. “Háromszor Füttyentett” (he whistled

thrice) Hungarian-Folk Song. [n.d.] 78 rpm.

14

Side 66134

Columbia. “Ugy-E Most Már” (is that how it is

now) Magyar-Hungarian. [n.d.] 78 rpm.

14

Side 66706

Columbia. “A Pecskai Cigánysoron” (at the gypsy

row of Pecska) Magyar-Hungarian.

[n.d.] 78 rpm.

15

Side 67248

Columbia. “ Nem jön álom a szememre” (I can’t

fall asleep) Hungarian-Folk Song. [n.d.]

78 rpm.

15

Side 67255

Columbia. “Király Ernő Mulat” (Ernő Király is

having a good time) Hungarian Folk Song. [n.d.] 78 rpm.

16

Side 67536

Columbia. “Rácz Pali Hegedűje” (Pauly Rácz’s

fiddle) Hungarian Folk Song. [n.d.] 78 rpm.

16

Side 67538

Columbia. “Fiastyuk” (Pleiades) Hungarian-Folk song

[n.d.] 78 rpm.

17

Side 67250

Columbia. “Mikor Engem Besoroztak” (when they drafted me) Hungarian-Folk Song. [n.d.]

78 rpm.

17

Side 67252

Columbia. “Rossz Gyümölcse Van A Szagos Megyfanak” (the smelly sour cherry

bears bad fruit) Hungarian Folk Song

[n.d.] 78 rpm.