M. Schloss

Typical title page (ca.1870)



This Cologne firm, founded in 1840, published a large amount of piano music, songs, choral music, and some operas. Schloss' last publication to be noted in Hofmeister's Monatsberichte was in 1890. The firm was purchased by Ries & Erler.

Along with (Druck von) J.P. Bachem, it published the magazine Rheinische Musik-Zeitung für Kunstfreunde und Künstler.

Imprints, Addresses, Agencies


  • M. Schloss


  • Cologne

Plate Numbers

M. Schloss' plate numbers are in the format of M.S. ###. Dates in italics are estimated.

Plate Composer Work Year
050 Kinkel 6 Lieder, Op.19 1848
129 Franck Violin Sonata No.1, Op.19 (sc&pt) 1853
159 Gade Novelletten, Op.29 1855
316 Tellefsen 4 Mazurkas, Op.1 1861
318 Tellefsen 4 Mazurkas, Op.3 1860
385 Tellefsen Valse, Op.27 1863
411 Billema Das Gezwitscher der Vögel, Op.48 1863
635 Gernsheim Kriegslied 1870

Sources Consulted