typical cover (1876)
typical M. Bahn cover (1876)



Bahn operated in Berlin from 1854 to 1897. It published works by Joachim Raff, Hubert Ries (violin), Carl Bohm, and Eduard Grell (choral works). In addition to contemporary works it also published collections of Renaissance polyphony. It took over T. Trautwein in 1890 and was later acquired by Heinrichshofen's Verlag.

Imprints, Addresses, Agencies


  • Bahn
  • M. Bahn


  • Berlin

Engraving and Printing Partners

Plate Numbers

Bahn's plate numbers were issued in a regular chronological fashion. Plate numbers are in the format of #### or M.B. ####. Dates in italics are estimated.

Plate Composer Work Year
1200 Radecke Ouvertüre zu Shakespeare's 'König Johann', Op.25 (full score) 1860
2937 Raff Suite No.2, Op.194 (arr. piano 4 hands) 1876
3824 Radecke Nachtstück, Op.55 (full score) 1892
9009 Wüerst Der Wasserneck, Op.30 (reprint v.s.) 1879

Authority Control

  • VIAF (Musikalien-Verlag von M. Bahn (Berlin))
  • VIAF (T. Trautwein'sche Buch- und Musikalienhandlung, M. Bahn (Berlin))

Sources Consulted