cover 1877



This firm started in Delitzsch, a small town near Leipzig, in 1873 and published a large quantity of piano music, solo songs, choral works and other works, by Carl Kuntze, Richard Bartmuss, C. Schumann, among others, into the 20th century. A firm with the same name also existed in Darmstadt in the first half of the 19th century.

Imprints, Addresses, Agencies


  • Pabst
  • Verlag von Reinhold Pabst


  • Delitzsch
  • Leipzig (from 1880)

Plate Numbers

Pabst's plate numbers are in the format of R.P. ###. Dates in italics are estimated.

Plate Composer Work Year
24 Köllner Ave Maria, Op.46 1877

Sources Consulted