Group    From /3/1931  To 2012

EMI

Categories: Music / songs

Music record label. Electric and Musical Industries Ltd was formed in London in March 1931 by the merger of the Columbia Graphophone Company and the Gramophone Company. See there for EMI's beginnings. Broken up in 2012.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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EMI

Commemorated ati

Europe's first disc recording studio

Queen's drummer Roger Taylor unveiled the plaque.

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This section lists the memorials created by the subject on this page:
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Creations i

Sir Edward Elgar - Abbey Road Studios

Sir Edward Elgar, composer, 1857 - 1934, opened and recorded in these studios...

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Michael Flanders

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1 memorial
Samuel Phelps

Samuel Phelps

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2 memorials
Samuel Stennett, DD

Samuel Stennett, DD

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1 memorial
George Harrison

George Harrison

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2 memorials
Tony Williams

Tony Williams

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1 memorial