Fred Plaut

Real Name:
Frederick Plaut
Profile:
Fred Plaut, (born Munich, Germany, May 12, 1907; died 1985) was a recording engineer employed by Columbia Records during the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s, eventually becoming the label's chief engineer.
Plaut engineered sessions for what would result in many of Columbia's famous albums, including the original cast recordings of South Pacific, My Fair Lady, and West Side Story, jazz LPs Kind of Blue and Sketches of Spain by Miles Davis, Time Out by Dave Brubeck, Mingus Ah Um and Mingus Dynasty by Charles Mingus.

He is also credited for photography (series: The Swing Era)
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Production

Fred Plaut - Classical ... Barbra album art Streisand* Streisand* - Classical ... Barbra (Album) CBS Masterworks Canada Unknown Sell This Version

Technical

Fred Plaut - Symphony No. 5 album art Shostakovich* - Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic* Shostakovich* - Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic* - Symphony No. 5 (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1959 Sell This Version
CLP 3044 Fred Plaut - Moonlight Serenade album art Archie Bleyer Orchestra Archie Bleyer Orchestra - Moonlight Serenade(LP, Album, Mono) Cadence (2) CLP 3044 US 1960 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Sings Lover Man And Other Billie Holiday Classics album art Carmen McRae Carmen McRae - Sings Lover Man And Other Billie Holiday Classics (Album) Philips, Philips UK 1962 Sell This Version
S 61119 Fred Plaut - String Quartets Nos. 3 & 4 album art Bartok* - The Juilliard String Quartet* Bartok* - The Juilliard String Quartet* - String Quartets Nos. 3 & 4(LP) CBS Classics S 61119 UK 1963 Sell This Version
UAL 3312 Fred Plaut - Live And Swinging album art Dakota Staton Dakota Staton - Live And Swinging(LP, Mono) United Artists Records UAL 3312 US 1964 Sell This Version
none Fred Plaut - The 50th Anniversary Album album art The Yale Spizzwinks The Yale Spizzwinks - The 50th Anniversary Album(LP, Album, Gat) Not On Label none US 1964 Sell This Version
CX 5260 Fred Plaut - String Quartets Nos. 1 & 2 album art Bartok* - The Juilliard String Quartet* Bartok* - The Juilliard String Quartet* - String Quartets Nos. 1 & 2(LP, Mono, RE) Columbia CX 5260 UK 1966 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - A Time For Singing (Original Broadway Cast) album art Ivor Emmanuel, Tessie O'Shea, Shani Wallis And Laurence Naismith Ivor Emmanuel, Tessie O'Shea, Shani Wallis And Laurence Naismith - A Time For Singing (Original Broadway Cast) (Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records US 1966 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - More Brazilian Byrd album art Charlie Byrd Charlie Byrd - More Brazilian Byrd (Album) Columbia US 1967 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Symphony No. 1  album art Mahler* - Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic* Mahler* - Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic* - Symphony No. 1 (Album) Columbia Masterworks UK 1967 Sell This Version
M2S 773 Fred Plaut - The Creation  album art Franz Josef Haydn* - Leonard Bernstein, The New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Camerata Singers Franz Josef Haydn* - Leonard Bernstein, The New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Camerata Singers - The Creation (2xLP, Album) Columbia Masterworks M2S 773 US 1967 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Bernstein Conducts Music Of Our Time Vol.2 album art Bernstein*, New York Philharmonic* - Lukas Foss / Gunther Schuller / Edison Denisov Bernstein*, New York Philharmonic* - Lukas Foss / Gunther Schuller / Edison Denisov - Bernstein Conducts Music Of Our Time Vol.2 Columbia Masterworks US 1967 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Symphony No. 5 "Reformation" / Symphony No. 5 album art Mendelssohn* / Schubert* - Leonard Bernstein, The New York Philharmonic* Mendelssohn* / Schubert* - Leonard Bernstein, The New York Philharmonic* - Symphony No. 5 "Reformation" / Symphony No. 5 (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1967 Sell This Version
MS 7058 Fred Plaut - Organ Symphony / Serenade For Violin And Orchestra album art Leonard Bernstein Conducts: Copland* / Bernstein* - E. Power Biggs / Zino Francescatti, New York Philharmonic* Leonard Bernstein Conducts: Copland* / Bernstein* - E. Power Biggs / Zino Francescatti, New York Philharmonic* - Organ Symphony / Serenade For Violin And Orchestra(LP, Album) Columbia Masterworks MS 7058 US 1967 Sell This Version
32 16 0162 Fred Plaut - New Music In Quarter-Tones album art Charles Ives / Calvin Hampton / Donald Lybbert / Teo Macero Charles Ives / Calvin Hampton / Donald Lybbert / Teo Macero - New Music In Quarter-Tones(LP) Odyssey 32 16 0162 US 1967 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Canadian Music In The 20th Century album art Glenn Gould / Oskar Morawetz, István Anhalt, Jacques Hétu Glenn Gould / Oskar Morawetz, István Anhalt, Jacques Hétu - Canadian Music In The 20th Century CBS Masterworks Canada 1967 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Schubert: Unfinished Symphony; Mendelssohn: Italian Symphony album art Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic* Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic* - Schubert: Unfinished Symphony; Mendelssohn: Italian Symphony Columbia Masterworks US 1967 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Concerto For Flute And Orchestra / Concerto For Clarinet And Orchestra album art Bernstein* Conducts Nielsen* / New York Philharmonic* Bernstein* Conducts Nielsen* / New York Philharmonic* - Concerto For Flute And Orchestra / Concerto For Clarinet And Orchestra (Album) Columbia Masterworks Canada 1967 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Sorcerer album art Miles Davis Miles Davis - Sorcerer (Album) Columbia UK 1967 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Extended Voices album art Various Various - Extended Voices (Album) Odyssey US 1967 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - The Complete Music For Solo Piano album art Arnold Schoenberg / Glenn Gould Arnold Schoenberg / Glenn Gould - The Complete Music For Solo Piano (Album) Columbia Masterworks Canada 1968 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Entremont And Bernstein Play Bartók (Piano Concerto No. 2 / Piano Concerto No. 3) album art Entremont* And Bernstein*, New York Philharmonic* - Bartók* Entremont* And Bernstein*, New York Philharmonic* - Bartók* - Entremont And Bernstein Play Bartók (Piano Concerto No. 2 / Piano Concerto No. 3) (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1968 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Classical Symphony / Symphony In C album art Prokofiev* / Bizet* - Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic* Prokofiev* / Bizet* - Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic* - Classical Symphony / Symphony In C (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1968 Sell This Version
Fred Plaut - Holidays Symphony album art Leonard Bernstein Conducts Charles Ives, The New York Philharmonic Orchestra Leonard Bernstein Conducts Charles Ives, The New York Philharmonic Orchestra - Holidays Symphony Columbia Masterworks US 1968 Sell This Version