Welcome to the website of 

Rainer E. Lotz

(formerly Birgit Lotz Verlag)

78rpm discs and books - we specialize in

international mail auctions
related to recorded sound: 78rpm gramophone discs, phonograph cylinders, sheet music, needle tins, catalogs, books, photographs, postcards and just about any other ephemera and collectiblesrelated to recorded sound

On the following pages you will find




The German National Discography / Die deutsche National-Discographie  


Other books currently available / Andere lieferbare Bücher


 Vintage record & paper set price sale /  Festpreis-Verkaufssangebote  

Order form / Bestellformular






Von Nadeln und Dosen (Gramophone Needle Tins)





Rainer E. Lotz: Biographie/Biography (Wikipedia)





Interview Association of Recorded Sound Archives (Fall 2008)

Cross the water blues (Washington DC, 28.05.2009) evening version: m3u | mp3 | images (pps)

The Black Europe Reissue Project (ARSC, Los Angeles, 12.05.2011) mp3 | PowerPoint scroll down

WDR5-Scala-Kulturmagazin (07.07.2009)

Bonner General-Anzeiger (10.07.2009)

Doppelkopf am Tisch mit Rainer Lotz (HR2, 02.03.2014)

The Lost Jewish Music of 1930s Berlin (Toronto Classical FM, 10.11.2017)

Erlebte Geschichten (WDR5, 09.09.2018)

Jakten pa den försvunna jiddischskatten (Stockholm, Sveriges Radio, 10.11.2018)



Useful links




Rainer E. Lotz
Rotdornweg 81
53177 Bonn, Germany

Phone(International): +49-228-352808 / Phone(National): 0228-352808
Fax    (International): +49-228-365142 / Fax    (National): 0228-365142
Email: rainer-lotz [at]
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