Writer/illustrator. Studied graphic art UK, worked for Ogilvy and Mather, advertising agency, 1962-69. Freelanced to write and illustrate children's books. From 1972 creative consultant to Deutsche Grammophon. Wrote and illustrated features on music and art for BBC Radio Three, The Guardian, The Times, Radio Times - specializing in illustrations for the BBC Proms. Curated exhibition Artists of Radio Times, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, UK 2002.
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posted a comment on Serge Prokofieff*, Orchestre National De France, Lorin Maazel - Peter und der Wolf. 8 months ago
Serge Prokofieff*, Orchestre National De France, Lorin Maazel - Peter und der Wolf

Lieber Uli,

Vielen danke!

Martin
posted a comment on Serge Prokofieff*, Orchestre National De France, Lorin Maazel - Peter und der Wolf. 9 months ago
Vielen danke fur ihren hilfe/et merci/Thanks for this help. Martin
posted a comment on Aram Khatschaturian* / Peter Tschaikowsky* – Leningrader Philharmonie* · Gennadi Rozhdestvensky - Gayaneh (Ballettsuite) / Francesca Da Rimini. about 1 year ago
Thank you. I've been researching this project for many years, however the Discogs site is a wonderful resource.
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Tokyo String Quartet - Streichquartette • String Quartets - C-dur (In C Major) KV 465 „Dissonanzen" ("Dissonant") ‧ B-dur (In B Flat Major) KV 589. about 1 year ago
Dear Alex,

Sorry for the delay. Thank you for your kind information. MB
posted a comment on Ravel* / Mussorgsky* - Ravel* – Herbert von Karajan · Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra* - Bolero / Pictures At An Exhibition. about 1 year ago
Dear Sacqueboutier,

Thank you for this information. Forgive the delay in forwarding this message.

Martin Baker
posted a comment on Georg Friedrich Händel - Concerti Grossi Op. 3 - Concerto Grosso C-Dur > Alexandersfest <. about 1 year ago
Who was the calligrapher who created the lettering for this box set?
posted a comment on Vivaldi* / Gidon Kremer, London Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado - Le Quattro Stagioni. about 1 year ago
Dear Internaut, Thank you for the information and reply. Martin.
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posted a comment on Berliner Philharmoniker, Wiener Philharmoniker - Mozart - Serenaden - Böhm. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2740283? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Edith Mathis, Cornelia Wulkopf, Arleen Auger, Hanna Schwarz, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Salzburger Kammerchor, Mozarteum-Orchester Salzburg*, Leopold Hager - Apollo Et Hyacinthus. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist (Wolfgang Behrend?): 2707129? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Robert Holl, Leopold Hager, Salzburger Kammerchor, Mozarteum-Orchester Salzburg* - Thamos, König In Ägypten. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist (Wolfgang Behrend?) : 2537060. Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Puccini*, Herbert Von Karajan, Katia Ricciarelli, Placido Domingo, Barbara Hendricks, Ruggero Raimondi, Wiener Staatsopernchor, Die Wiener Sängerknaben, Wiener Philharmoniker - Turandot. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2741013? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a review of Mendelssohn*, Chor* Und Symphonie-Orchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Kubelik* - Ein Sommernachtstraum. about 1 year ago
The illustration for 2535293 is by Gabrielle Stoddart, Bury St Edmunds, UK.
posted a comment on Vivaldi* / Gidon Kremer, London Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado - Le Quattro Stagioni. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 413726-2? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Carl Orff, Gundula Janowitz, Gerhard Stolze, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Chor* Und Orchester Der Deutschen Oper Berlin - Carmina Burana. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2430010? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Edita Gruberova, Edith Mathis, Lucia Popp, Claes-H. Ahnsjö*, Thomas Moser, Peter Schreier, Salzburger Kammerchor, Mozarteum-Orchester Salzburg*, Leopold Hager - Il Sogno Di Scipione. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2740218? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Lucio Silla. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2740183? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Edita Gruberova, Edith Mathis, Lucia Popp, Claes-H. Ahnsjö*, Thomas Moser, Peter Schreier, Salzburger Kammerchor, Mozarteum-Orchester Salzburg*, Leopold Hager - Il Sogno Di Scipione. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2709 098? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Mozart* / Quatuor Amadeus* / Rainer Zepperitz / Gerd Seifert / Manfred Klier - Une Petite Musique De Nuit / Une Plaisanterie Musicale. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Mozart* / Amadeus-Quartett - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik / Ein Musikalischer Spass. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist (text indistinct): 2531253? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Ludwig Van Beethoven, Wilhelm Kempff, Yehudi Menuhin, Pierre Fournier - Sonata For Piano And Violin No. 5 "Spring" / Sonata For Piano And Violoncello No. 3. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 286407334? This illustration previously used on Amadeus Quartet Mozart/Haydn disc. ... See full review
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Ileana Cotrubas • Gabriele Fuchs • Hanna Schwarz • Margarita Zimmermann, Peter Schreier • Walter Berry • Salzburger Kammerchor, Mozarteum-Orchester Salzburg* • Leopold Hager - Betulia Liberata. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2709198? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Peter I. Tschaikowsky*, Gougaloff* ∙ Vishnevskaya* ∙ Resnik* ∙ Weikl* ∙ Iordăchescu* ∙ Schwarz* ∙ Popp* ∙ Petkov* ∙ Tenzi* ∙ Kruse*, Orchestre National De France ∙ Rostropovich* - Pique Dame. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist 2537042? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Igor Stravinsky, London Symphony Orchestra*, Tamás Vásáry, Charles Dutoit - Petrouchka. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist 2530711? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Mozart* Dirigent: Eugen Jochum - Chor Und Orchester Der Bayerischen Staatsoper München* - Die Entführung Aus Dem Serail. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist 2535277? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Ludwig Van Beethoven – Maurizio Pollini - Sonaten Nr.30 Op.109 · Nr.31 Op.110. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Johann Strauss (Sohn)*, Johann Strauss (Vater)*, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay - »Kaiserwalzer« (Strauss-Melodien). about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2535134? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Kurt Weill, The London Sinfonietta*, David Atherton (2) - Kleine Dreigroschenmusik / Mahagonny Songspiel. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2530897? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Mozart* / Reinecke* – Karlheinz Zöller • Nicanor Zabaleta • Berliner Philharmoniker • Ernst Märzendorfer - Konzert Für Flöte Und Harfe • Konzert Für Harfe. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 138853? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Il Re Pastore. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2740182? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Tokyo String Quartet - Streichquartette • String Quartets - C-dur (In C Major) KV 465 „Dissonanzen" ("Dissonant") ‧ B-dur (In B Flat Major) KV 589. about 1 year ago
am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2530468? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Alfred Prinz, Dietmar Zeman, Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm - Klarinettenkonzert (Clarinet Concerto) • Fagottkonzert (Bassoon Concerto). about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2530411? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Robert Schumann - Wilhelm Kempff - Humoreske · Waldszenen . about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2530410? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Gioacchino Rossini, Hermann Prey , Teresa Berganza, Luigi Alva, Enzo Dara, Paolo Montarsolo The London Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado - Rossini: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia (Querschnitt). about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2536029? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Krönungsmesse ● Missa Brevis ● Ave Verum. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2530356? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Carl Maria von Weber, Herbert von Karajan - Ouverturen - Overtures. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 139315? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Amadeus-Quartett - Streichquintette D-Dur KV 593 und ES-dur KV 614. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 139433? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Amadeus-Quartett - Streichquartette D-Moll KV 421 Und C-Dur KV 465. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 139190? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wagner* - Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert Von Karajan - Götterdämmerung. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist who created the image for this Ring cycle? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Wagner* - Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert Von Karajan - Götterdämmerung. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist/designer who created this image for this Ring cycle? Please email: ... See full review
posted a comment on Gioacchino Rossini - Teresa Berganza · Luigi Alva · Renato Capecchi · Paolo Montarsolo, London Symphony Orchestra* · Scottish Opera Chorus, Claudio Abbado - La Cenerentola. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2709039? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Franz Schubert - Peter Schreier - Die Schöne Müllerin. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2530363? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Peter Tschaikowsky* - Berliner Philharmoniker • Herbert von Karajan - Schwanensee (Swan Lake) / Dornröschen (The Sleeping Beauty). about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2530195? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Carl Maria von Weber - Birgit Nilsson, Julia Hamari, Placido Domingo, Hermann Prey, Donald Grobe, Chor* Und Symphonie-Orchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Rafael Kubelik - Oberon. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist of this box set: 2726052? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Carl Orff – Arleen Auger , Sopran · Wiesław Ochman , Tenor - Chor Der Deutschen Oper Berlin - Dirigent: Eugen Jochum - Catulli Carmina. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 2530574? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Verdi* - Boris Christoff - Antonietta Stella - Flaviano Labò - Ettore Bastianini - Fiorenza Cossotto, Ivo Vinco, Orchestra* e Coro Del Teatro Alla Scala , Maestro del Coro : Noberto Mola , Direttore : Gabriele Santini (2) - Don Carlos. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the lettering artist of this box set: 2711003? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a review of Ludwig van Beethoven Dirigent Karl Böhm - Fidelio. about 1 year ago
This must be a rogue Yugoslavian, or even pirated, version; or maybe the typographer was dyslexic: 'Betoven...Bem'?
posted a comment on Richard Wagner, Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan - Siegfried. about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the designer of this box set cycle: 643536/40? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com
posted a comment on Tschaikowsky* / Borodin* - Drolc-Quartett - Streichquartett Nr. 1 D-dur (In D Major) / Streichquartett Nr. 2 D-dur (In D Major). about 1 year ago
I am researching a history of the graphic artists who illustrated LP covers for Deutsche Grammophon and Archiv Produktion from 1960-1980. Could you identify the artist: 139425? Please email: bertipublishing@gmail.com