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

M2L 328 Horowitz* Horowitz* - Horowitz At Carnegie Hall (An Historic Return)(2xLP, Album, RM, TP, 180) Columbia Masterworks, Speakers Corner Records M2L 328 Germany 2015 Sell This Version
MK 33452 Fred Plaut - Classical Barbra album art Streisand* Streisand* - Classical Barbra (Album) CBS Masterworks MK 33452 Canada Unknown Sell This Version

Technical

mm-800, MM-800, MM 800 Fred Plaut - I Can Hear It Now... album art Edward R. Murrow And Fred W. Friendly Edward R. Murrow And Fred W. Friendly - I Can Hear It Now...(5xShellac, 12") Columbia Masterworks, Columbia Masterworks, Columbia Masterworks mm-800, MM-800, MM 800 US 1948 Sell This Version
MQ 375 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 MQ 375 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
847 155 BY, SBBL 667 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 847 155 BY, SBBL 667 UK 1962 Sell This Version
61119, 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 CBS Classics, CBS Classics 61119, 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
HS 1639 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 HS 1639 US 1966 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
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
MS 7057 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 (Album) Columbia Masterworks MS 7057 US 1967 Sell This Version
32 16 0155 Fred Plaut - Extended Voices album art Various Various - Extended Voices (Album) Odyssey 32 16 0155 US 1967 Sell This Version
MS 7027 Fred Plaut - The Two String Quartets album art Ives* : The Julliard Quartet* Ives* : The Julliard Quartet* - The Two String Quartets(LP) Columbia Masterworks MS 7027 Canada 1967 Sell This Version
MS 7295 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 MS 7295 US 1967 Sell This Version
M3S 776 Fred Plaut - Symphony No. 6 In A Minor / Symphony No. 9 In D album art Mahler*, Leonard Bernstein - New York Philharmonic* Mahler*, Leonard Bernstein - New York Philharmonic* - Symphony No. 6 In A Minor / Symphony No. 9 In D (Album) Columbia Masterworks M3S 776 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 (Album) Columbia Masterworks MS 7058 US 1967 Sell This Version
MS 7052 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 MS 7052 US 1967 Sell This Version
32 11 0046 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 32 11 0046 Canada 1967 Sell This Version
MS 7028 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 MS 7028 Canada 1967 Sell This Version
72649 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 72649 UK 1967 Sell This Version
CQ 939 Fred Plaut - More Brazilian Byrd album art Charlie Byrd Charlie Byrd - More Brazilian Byrd (Album) Columbia CQ 939 US 1967 Sell This Version
SBPG 63097, CS 9532 Fred Plaut - Sorcerer album art Miles Davis Miles Davis - Sorcerer (Album) Columbia SBPG 63097, CS 9532 UK 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) CBS Masterworks, Columbia Masterworks MS 7058 US 1967 Sell This Version