HD-Vinyl 24/192 (Decca) Bela Bartok – Concerto for Orchestra/Dance Suite (Solti)

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Many many thanks to Onkle for this great english 2nd pressing
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Many experts of Bartok’s music had recorded this work, e.g. Reiner but Solti is at least their equal.

# Composer: Béla Bartok
# Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
# Conductor: Sir Georg Solti

# Vinyl (1965)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac
# Label: Decca
# DR-Analysis: DR 13
# ASIN SACD: B000GUJZSM

# Size: 2.09 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server:FileFactory

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Various Artists: Legendary Virtuoso Performances (red vinyl, Franklin Mint pressing)

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# Composers: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Claude Debussy, Modest Moussorgsky
# Conductor: Arturo Toscanini
# Performers: NBC Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Horowitz
# Vinyl (1945/46 | 1950 | 1947 | 1953)
# Number of Discs: 2
# Format: Flac
# DR Analysis: DR 14, DR 14, DR 12
# Label: Franklin Mint Record Society – Records 45 and 46 of 100
# Size: 2.17GB (24/96) + 552MB (16/44.1)
# Recovery: 5%
# Scan: yes
# Server: FF, FP

Each of the library cases in this 100LP collection has a title or theme to it. Volume 45 & 46 is entitled “Legendary Virtuoso Performances”. Three of the performances (Mozart: Symphony No. 41 In C Major “Jupiter”, Debussy: La Mer, and Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition) are by Arturo Toscanini and the NBC Symphony Orchestra. The other is a solo performance of Pictures at an Exhibition by Vladimir Horowitz.

As always, if anyone has requests for other titles in this set, feel free to add them to the comments. Please include the album numbers from the master list with your requests.

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HD-Vinyl 24/96 (DGG) Anton Bruckner – Symphony No. 4 (Jochum)

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This album has been reviewed many times and by better critics than I. All I will add is that this is THE Bruckner set to get. Jochum is unexcelled with Bruckner.
Many many thanks to the mother of a friend for this gift

# Composer: Anton Bruckner
# Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra of the Bavarian Broadcast
# Conductor:
Eugen Jochum
# Vinyl (1959-67)
# Number of Discs: 1.5/11
# Format: FLAC (Tracks)
# Label: Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft
# DR-Analysis: DR 14
# ASIN:
B00006YXOX
# Size: 1.22 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyl 24/96 (CBS) Johannes Brahms – Violin Concerto (Stern/Mehta)

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Isaac Stern, the master violinist, was one of the last great violinists of his generation and helped advance the careers of generations of musicians who followed, including Itzhak Perlman, Pinchas Zukerman, and Yo-Yo Ma.

# Composer: Johannes Brahms
# Performer: Isaac Stern
# Orchestra:
New York Philharmonic Orchestra
# Conductor: Zubin Mehta
# Vinyl (1979)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac
# Label: Columbia
# DR-Analysis: DR 15
# ASIN CD: not found

# Size: 870 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FF

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Ormandy / Philadelphia Orchestra – Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A Minor, Op. 56 (“Scottish”) / Beethoven: Egmont Overture (1983, US pressing)

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# Composers: Felix Mendelssohn / Ludwig van Beethoven
# Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra
# Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
# Vinyl (1983)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac
# DR Analysis: DR 12
# Label: RCA Red Seal
# Size: 24/96kHz (1.00GB) and 16/44.1 (266MB)
# Recovery: 5%
# Scan: yes
# Servers: FF, FP

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Super HD-Vinyl (Decca) Niccolò Paganini – Violin Concerto No. 1 (Belkin/Mehta)

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A really great performance and High-End-Sound
Don’t hesitate, this is something special
By request, complete new rip, with the Black Bird

# Composer: Niccolò Paganini
# Performer: Boris Belkin
# Orchestra: Israel Philarmonic Orchestra
# Conductor: Zubin Mehta
# Vinyl (1977)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac
# DR-Analysis: DR 16
# Label: Decca
# ASIN: B0009UX02G
# Size: 704 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FF

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Particular HD-Vinyl 96/24 (EMI) Giuseppe Tartini – 4 Violin Concertos (Toso/Scimone)

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How great, friends – this is a “must have”
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# Composer: Giuseppe Tartini
# Performer: Piero Toso
# Orchestra: I Solisti Veneti
# Conductor: Claudio Scimone
# Vinyl (1971)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac
# Label: EMI
# DR-Analysis: DR 12
# ASIN: B00009RAXP
# Size: 1.02 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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Audiophile LP 16/44.1 (RCA Living Stereo) Bruch/Vieuxtemps – Scottish Fantasy/Violin Concerto No. 5 (Heifetz/Sargent)

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I would say this is one of the best violin recording of the last century!
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# Composer: Henri Vieuxtemps, Max Bruch
# Performer: Jashka Heifetz
#Orchestra: New Symphony Orchestra of London
# Conductor: Sir Malcolm Sargent
# Vinyl (1962)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: FLAC (Tracks)
# Label: RCA Living Stereo
# DR-Analysis: DR 13
# ASIN SACD: B000E1NWGY

# Size: 235 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyls 96/24 (Decca) Peter Tchaikowsky – The Nutcracker (Ansermet)

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For Mr. Whatever
New rip with the new ADC/DAC and the new Phono Amp Pro-Ject RS

# Composer: Peter Tchaikowsky
# Orchestra: L’Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
# Conductor: Ernest Ansermet
# Vinyl (1958)

# Number of Discs: 2
# Format: Flac
# Label: Decca
# DR-Analysis: DR 12
# ASIN CD: B0000041VZ

# Size: 1.67 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyl 24/96 (DGG) Anton Bruckner – Symphony No. 3 (Jochum)

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This album has been reviewed many times and by better critics than I. All I will add is that this is THE Bruckner set to get. Jochum is unexcelled with Bruckner.
Many many thanks to the mother of a friend for this gift

# Composer: Anton Bruckner
# Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra of the Bavarian Broadcast
# Conductor:
Eugen Jochum
# Vinyl (1959-67)
# Number of Discs: 1.5/11
# Format: FLAC (Tracks)
# Label: Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft
# DR-Analysis: DR 14
# ASIN:
B00006YXOX
# Size: 1.02 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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Super Audiophile HD-Vinyl 24/96 (EMI) Niccoló Paganini – Violin Concerto No. 1 (Perlman/Foster)

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This his is the 1st classical rip made with the new cart Sumiko Black Bird

Brand new vinyl, opened and played for the 1st time for the blog

# Composer: Niccoló Paganini, Pablo De Sarasate
# Performer: Itzhak Perlman
# Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
# Conductor:
Lawrence Foster
# Vinyl (1972/2011)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: FLAC (Tracks)
# Label: Hi-Q Records/EMI
# DR-Analysis: DR 15
# ASIN:
B000002RN7
# Size: 994 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyls 96k24b (EMI) G. Donizetti – Lucia di Lammermoor

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Ladies & Gentlemen, enjoy a great (but what a pity, never considered a great one)  tenor, among the other great tenors of his time – Alfredo Kraus
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# Composer: Gaetano Donizetti
# Performer: Edita Gruberova, Alfredo Kraus, Renato Bruson, Robert Lloyd
# Orchestra: Royal Philarmonic Orchestra
# Conductor: Nicola Rescigno
# Vinyls (1983)

# Number of Discs: 3
# Format: Flac
# Label: EMI
# DR-Analysis: DR 13
# ASIN CD: B00000DOC6

# Size: 2.74 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory


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HD-Vinyl 24/96 (Claves) Harp & Flute (Holliger/Graf)

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Something particular for you, my friends. Have a nice weekend.
Reposted, now with FF links.

# Composer: Rossini, Donizetti, Spohr, Paganini, Fauré, Lauber
# Performer: Ursula Holliger, Peter-Lukas Graf
# Vinyl (1977)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac
# Label: Claves
# DR-Analysis: DR 13
# ASIN CD: B004QOB4YM

# Size: 956 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyls 24/96 (Decca) G. Verdi – La Forza Del Destino (Tebaldi/Del Monaco)

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Stop searching for a great „Forza“, my friends. This 1955 recording (Stereo version issued 1959) is the best complete work by Verdi you can find. Still unbeaten after 58 years!
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# Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
# Performer: Renata Tebaldi, Mario Del Monaco, Ettore Bastianini, Fiorenza Cossotto
# Orchestra: Accademia di Santa Cecilia, Rome
# Conductor: Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
# Vinyl (1959)
# Number of discs: 3
# Format: FLAC
# Label: London (Decca)
# DR-Analysis: DR 13
# ASIN: B000SSPL0I
# Size: 3.14 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory
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HD-Vinyls 96/24 (Decca) Giacomo Puccini – Tosca (Nilsson/Corelli)

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If you ever thought, Birgit Nilsson is even good enough to sing Strauss and Wagner, oh friends, you were strongly wrong. Trust in me (cit. Jack Bauer)
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# Composer: Giacomo Puccini
# Performer: Birgit Nilsson, Franco Corelli, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
# Orchestra: Orchestra e coro dell’Accademia di Santa Cecilia of Rome
# Conductor: Lorin Maazel
# Vinyls (1967)
# Number of Discs: 2
# Format: Flac
# Label: London (Decca)
# ASIN CD: B00000I931
# Size: 2.63 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyl 24/96 (DGG) Anton Bruckner – Symphony No. 2 (Jochum)

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This album has been reviewed many times and by better critics than I. All I will add is that this is THE Bruckner set to get. Jochum is unexcelled with Bruckner.
Many many thanks to the mother of a friend for this gift

# Composer: Anton Bruckner
# Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra of the Bavarian Broadcast
# Conductor:
Eugen Jochum
# Vinyl (1959-67)
# Number of Discs: 1/11
# Format: FLAC (Tracks)
# Label: Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft
# DR-Analysis: DR 14
# ASIN:
B00006YXOX
# Size: 982 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyl 24/96 (DGG) Anton Bruckner – Symphony No. 1 (Jochum)

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This album has been reviewed many times and by better critics than I. All I will add is that this is THE Bruckner set to get. Jochum is unexcelled with Bruckner.
Many many thanks to the mother of a friend for this gift

# Composer: Anton Bruckner
# Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra of the Bavarian Broadcast
# Conductor:
Eugen Jochum
# Vinyl (1959-67)
# Number of Discs: 1/11
# Format: FLAC (Tracks)
# Label: Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft
# DR-Analysis: DR 12
# ASIN: 
B00006YXOX
# Size: 906 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyls 96/24 (Decca) Giuseppe Verdi – Nabucco (Suliotis/Gobbi)

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The wonderful Elena and the magnificent Tito for you

# Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
# Performer: Tito Gobbi, Elena Suliotis, Bruno Prevedi, Carlo Cava
# Orchestra: Vienna Opera Orchestra
# Conductor: Lamberto Gardelli

# Vinyl (1965)
# Format: Flac
# Label: London (Decca)
# DR-Analysis: DR 14
# ASIN CD: B002ASW0BC

# Size: 2.37 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyls 24/96 (Philips) – Giuseppe Verdi – Attila (Deutekom/Raimondi/Milnes/Bergonzi)

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Many many thanks to the great donator from the new world, for this great opera

# Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
# Performer: Christina Deutekom, Ruggiero Raimondi, Sherrill Milnes, Carlo Bergonzi
# Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
# Conductor:
Lamberto Gardelli
# Vinyl (1973)
# Number of Discs: 2
# Format: FLAC (Tracks)
# Label: Philips
# DR-Analysis: DR 14
# ASIN:
Not found
# Size: 2.06 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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