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 Debussy* / Ravel* - Berliner Philharmoniker · Herbert von Karajan - La Mer · Prélude À L'Apres-Midi D'Un Faune / Daphnis Et Chloé, Suite N° 2. 3 months ago
I agree. I do not think that the artwork was archived by DG. I just hope that the original paintings were returned to the artists.

Thank you - vielen danke!
posted a comment on Jean Sibelius, Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan - Symphonie Nr. 4 • Der Schwan Von Tuonela. 4 months ago
Thank you for your enquiry. I do not know the identity of the subject in this beautiful painting. I agree with you, that it is a wonderful portrait. I wonder if Geyger drew one of his children?

If I discover any information about this I will inform ... See full review
posted a comment on Serge Prokofieff*, Orchestre National De France, Lorin Maazel - Peter und der Wolf. over 3 years 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. over 3 years 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. over 3 years 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. over 3 years 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. over 3 years 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 <. over 4 years 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. over 4 years 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. over 4 years 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. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Robert Holl, Leopold Hager, Salzburger Kammerchor, Mozarteum-Orchester Salzburg* - Thamos, König In Ägypten. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Puccini*, Herbert Von Karajan, Katia Ricciarelli, Placido Domingo, Barbara Hendricks, Ruggero Raimondi, Wiener Staatsopernchor, Die Wiener Sängerknaben, Wiener Philharmoniker - Turandot. over 4 years 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. over 4 years 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. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Carl Orff, Gundula Janowitz, Gerhard Stolze, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Chor* Und Orchester Der Deutschen Oper Berlin - Carmina Burana. over 4 years ago
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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. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Lucio Silla. over 4 years ago
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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. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Mozart* / Quatuor Amadeus* / Rainer Zepperitz / Gerd Seifert / Manfred Klier - Une Petite Musique De Nuit / Une Plaisanterie Musicale. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Mozart* / Amadeus-Quartett - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik / Ein Musikalischer Spass. over 4 years 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. over 4 years 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. over 4 years 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. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Igor Stravinsky, London Symphony Orchestra*, Tamás Vásáry, Charles Dutoit - Petrouchka. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Mozart* / Erika Köth, Lotte Schädle, Fritz Wunderlich, Friedrich Lenz, Kurt Böhme Dirigent: Eugen Jochum - Die Entführung Aus Dem Serail. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Ludwig Van Beethoven – Maurizio Pollini - Sonaten Nr.30 Op.109 · Nr.31 Op.110. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Johann Strauss (Sohn)*, Johann Strauss (Vater)*, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay - »Kaiserwalzer« (Strauss-Melodien). over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Kurt Weill, The London Sinfonietta*, David Atherton (2) - Kleine Dreigroschenmusik / Mahagonny Songspiel. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Mozart* / Reinecke* – Karlheinz Zöller • Nicanor Zabaleta • Berliner Philharmoniker • Ernst Märzendorfer - Konzert Für Flöte Und Harfe • Konzert Für Harfe. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Arleen Auger, Edith Mathis, Sona Ghazarian, Werner Krenn, Peter Schreier, Das Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg, Leopold Hager - Il Re Pastore. over 4 years ago
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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. over 4 years 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). over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Robert Schumann - Wilhelm Kempff - Humoreske · Waldszenen . over 4 years ago
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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). over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Krönungsmesse ● Missa Brevis ● Ave Verum. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Carl Maria von Weber, Herbert von Karajan - Ouverturen - Overtures. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Amadeus-Quartett - Streichquintette D-dur KV 593 und Es-dur KV 614. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Amadeus-Quartett - Streichquartette D-Moll KV 421 Und C-Dur KV 465. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Wagner* - Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert Von Karajan - Götterdämmerung. over 4 years 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. over 4 years 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. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Franz Schubert - Peter Schreier - Die Schöne Müllerin. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Peter Tschaikowsky* - Berliner Philharmoniker • Herbert von Karajan - Schwanensee (Swan Lake) / Dornröschen (The Sleeping Beauty). over 4 years ago
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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. over 4 years ago
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posted a comment on Carl Orff, Arleen Auger, Wiesław Ochman, Chor Der Deutschen Oper Berlin, Eugen Jochum - Catulli Carmina. over 4 years ago
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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 : Norberto Mola , Direttore : Gabriele Santini (2) - Don Carlos. over 4 years 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. over 4 years ago
This must be a rogue Yugoslavian, or even pirated, version; or maybe the typographer was dyslexic: 'Betoven...Bem'?