Monthly Archives: July 2013

HD-Vinyl 24/96 (DGG) Anton Bruckner – Symphony No. 6 (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 13
# ASIN:
B00006YXOX
# Size: 1.04 GB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra: Carlo Rizzi – Ravel: oréloB (180g German pressing)

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# Composer: Maurice Ravel
# Orchestra: Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
# Conductor: Carlo Rizzi
# Vinyl (2013)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac
# DR Analysis: DR 16
# Label: Tacet
# Size: 550MB (24/96) + 135MB (16/44.1)
# Recovery: 5%
# Scan: yes
# Servers: FileFactory, FilePost

Much more than just a gimmick, this album boasts outstanding sound quality and stellar performances. See the information from the label below for more details on the production.

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HD-Vinyl 96/24 (Decca) Elena Suliotis – Operatic Arias by Verdi & Donizetti

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Reposted, now on FF

# Composer: Giuseppe Verdi, Gaetano Donizetti
# Performer: Elena Suliotis
# Orchestra: Opera House Orchestra of Rome
# Conductor: Oliviero De Fabritiis
# Vinyl (1967)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: FLAC (tracks)
# Label: Decca
# DR-Analysis: DR 12
# ASIN: B0002L2ZVY
# Size: 746 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyl Mono 24/96 (Philips) Shostakovich/Ravel – Piano Concertos (Bernstein)

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Don’t be surprised by the not-as-good-as-normally quality of the sound – this is a Columbia recording from 1959. Philips, sonically ways superior than CBS, was here only the distributor.
When you hear to the 2nd mov. of Shostakovich’s concerto, don’t forget to breath…that beautiful it is.

# Composer: Dmitri Shostakovich, Maurice Ravel
# Performer: Leonard Bernstein
# Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra, New York Philarmonic Orchestra
# Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
# Vinyls (1959)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: FLAC
# Label: Philips
# DR-Analysis: DR 10
# Size: 411 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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HD-Vinyl 24/96 (Denon) Mussorgsky/Ravel – Pictures At An Exhibition (Fremaux)

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Please consider these “Pictures…” to be another pearl to add to your pearls chain of Mussorgsky’s “Pictures…”

# Composer: Modest Mussorgsky, Maurice Ravel
# Orchestra: Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
# Conductor: Louis Fremaux
# Vinyls (1972/1980)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: FLAC
# Label: Denon
# DR-Analysis: DR 15
# ASIN: never on CD
# Size: 877 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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