John Berg

Real Name:
John Hendrickson Berg
Profile:
Grammy award winning American graphic designer and art director. Born 12 January 1932 in Brooklyn, New York - Died 11 October 2015 in Southampton, New York.
He was appointed as Bob Cato's assistent at Columbia in 1961. He took over as art director in 1965 when Cato was promoted to vice president of the creative department. He then became art director (and later creative director and vice president) of Columbia/CBS Records until 1985. He left behind a legacy that includes some of music history's most famous album covers, spanning more than 5,000 in total.
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Writing & Arrangement

FRM-34200 Chicago X — John Berg Chicago (2) Chicago (2) - Chicago X(LP, Album, RE, S/Edition, 180) Friday Music FRM-34200 US 2016 Sell This Version
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Production

C 30960 Imagine My Surprise — John Berg Dreams (4) Dreams (4) - Imagine My Surprise (Album) Columbia C 30960 US 1971 Sell This Version
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C 31998 The Guitars That Destroyed The World — John Berg Various Various - The Guitars That Destroyed The World (Comp) Columbia C 31998 US 1973 Sell This Version
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Visual

C2L 24, C2L-24 Stringing The Blues Vol. I / Vol. II — John Berg Eddie Lang & Joe Venuti* Eddie Lang & Joe Venuti* - Stringing The Blues Vol. I / Vol. II (Comp) Columbia, Columbia C2L 24, C2L-24 US 1962 Sell This Version
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M3L 292 Saint Matthew Passion — John Berg Bach*, Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic*, The Collegiate Chorale, Abraham Kaplan, Boys' Choir Of The Church Of The Transfiguration, Stuart Gardner, David Lloyd (3), William Wildermann, Adele Addison, Betty Allen, Charles Bressler, Donald Bell Bach*, Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic*, The Collegiate Chorale, Abraham Kaplan, Boys' Choir Of The Church Of The Transfiguration, Stuart Gardner, David Lloyd (3), William Wildermann, Adele Addison, Betty Allen, Charles Bressler, Donald Bell - Saint Matthew Passion(3xLP, Album, Mono + 7") Columbia Masterworks M3L 292 US 1963 Sell This Version
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LF 18025 Songs From The Garden Of Allah (The Exotic Sounds Of Greece And The Near East) — John Berg Yaffa Yarkoni, Trio Bel Canto With George Stratis And His Ensemble* Yaffa Yarkoni, Trio Bel Canto With George Stratis And His Ensemble* - Songs From The Garden Of Allah (The Exotic Sounds Of Greece And The Near East) (Album) Epic LF 18025 US 1963 Sell This Version
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EPL 8191 En Allemand — John Berg Petula Clark Petula Clark - En Allemand(7", EP, Pus) Disques Vogue EPL 8191 France 1963 Sell This Version
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PC.2 A&B Hello Paris — John Berg Petula Clark Petula Clark - Hello Paris(2xLP, Album) Disques Vogue PC.2 A&B France 1964 Sell This Version
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C3L 30 The Sound Of New Orleans (1917-1947) — John Berg Various Various - The Sound Of New Orleans (1917-1947)(3xLP, Mono + Box, Comp) Columbia C3L 30 US 1964 Sell This Version
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BN 26107 The Old Country Church — John Berg Jim And Jesse And The Virginia Boys* Jim And Jesse And The Virginia Boys* - The Old Country Church (Album) Epic BN 26107 US 1964 Sell This Version
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CS 9254 Turn! Turn! Turn! — John Berg The Byrds The Byrds - Turn! Turn! Turn! (Album) Columbia CS 9254 US 1965 Sell This Version
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CS 9392 Byrdland — John Berg Charlie Byrd Charlie Byrd - Byrdland (Album) Columbia CS 9392 Canada 1966 Sell This Version
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8710, 8.710 Color Me Barbra — John Berg Barbra Streisand Barbra Streisand - Color Me Barbra (Album) CBS, CBS 8710, 8.710 Argentina 1966 Sell This Version
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CS 9291 Woody Herman's Greatest Hits — John Berg Woody Herman Woody Herman - Woody Herman's Greatest Hits (Comp) Columbia CS 9291 Canada 1966 Sell This Version
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MS 7149 Beautiful Dreamer: The Favorite Melodies Of Stephen Foster — John Berg The Mormon Tabernacle Choir* The Mormon Tabernacle Choir* - Beautiful Dreamer: The Favorite Melodies Of Stephen Foster(LP, Album) Columbia Masterworks MS 7149 US 1967 Sell This Version
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CS 9604 John Wesley Harding — John Berg Bob Dylan Bob Dylan - John Wesley Harding (Album) Columbia CS 9604 US 1967 Sell This Version
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CL 2913 In Hollywood 1943-1949 — John Berg Frank Sinatra Frank Sinatra - In Hollywood 1943-1949(LP, Comp, Mono) Columbia CL 2913 US 1968 Sell This Version
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CS 9746 Eastern Ferris Wheel — John Berg Addiss And Crofut* Addiss And Crofut* - Eastern Ferris Wheel (Album) Columbia CS 9746 Canada 1968 Sell This Version
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S 63 441 Now — John Berg Pete Seeger With Bernice Reagon* & The Reverend Fred Kirkpatrick* Pete Seeger With Bernice Reagon* & The Reverend Fred Kirkpatrick* - Now(LP, Album) CBS S 63 441 Germany 1968 Sell This Version
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CS 9718 I Stand Alone — John Berg Al Kooper Al Kooper - I Stand Alone (Album) Columbia CS 9718 US 1968 Sell This Version
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CS 9632 Underground — John Berg Thelonious Monk Thelonious Monk - Underground (Album) Columbia CS 9632 Canada 1968 Sell This Version
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ASF.1274 A Long Time Comin' — John Berg The Electric Flag The Electric Flag - A Long Time Comin' (Album) Columbia ASF.1274 South Africa 1968 Sell This Version
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32 16 0248 A Place In Time — John Berg The Dave Brubeck Quartet The Dave Brubeck Quartet - A Place In Time (Album) Columbia Odyssey, Odyssey 32 16 0248 US 1968 Sell This Version
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63504, M 63504 Blood, Sweat And Tears — John Berg Blood, Sweat And Tears Blood, Sweat And Tears - Blood, Sweat And Tears (Album) Columbia 63504, M 63504 UK 1968 Sell This Version
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CS 9786 Faded Love And Winter Roses — John Berg Carl Smith (3) Carl Smith (3) - Faded Love And Winter Roses(LP, Album, Ter) Columbia CS 9786 US 1969 Sell This Version