HD-Vinyl 24/96 (DGG) Saint-Saens/Prokofiev – Carnival Of The Animals/Peter And The Wolf (Narrator: Loriot)

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Proud to offer you this very rare vinyl with the legendary comician Loriot
Traditionally, on 11, 11th at 11:11 o’clock (exactly in the minute I post this), in Germany is Carnival‘s start…therefore, here for you, the immense Loriot narrating The Carnival Of The Animals by Camille Saint-Saens and Peter And The Wolf by Sergeji Prokofiev…and tomorrow, nov. 12th is Loriot‘s birthday !

# Composer: Camille Saint-Saens, Sergeji Prokofiev
# Narrator: Loriot
# Performer: Gary Graffman, Julius Katchen
# Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra
# Conductor: Skitch Henderson, Daniel Barenboim
# Vinyl (1960-85)

# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: FLAC (Tracks)
# Label: Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft
# DR-Analysis: DR 13
# ASIN:
B000026L1H
# Size: 1.15 GB
# Scan: yes
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HD-Vinyls Stereo 16/44 & Mono 24/96 (Decca) Pietro Mascagni – Cavalleria Rusticana (Suliotis/Del Monaco)

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Repost, now with FF links
What a pity, my friends, to have sold the London stereo box I used to own, many years ago and not to have made a 96/24 rip of it, but only a “normal” 44.1/16 for my own pleasure….

# Composer: Pietro Mascagni
# Performer: Elena Suliotis, Mario Del Monaco, Tito Gobbi
# Orchestra:  Accademia di Santa Cecilia, Rome
# Conductor: Silvio Varviso
# Vinyl (1967)
# Number of Discs: 2
# Format: Flac
# DR-Analysis: DR 12 (Stereo) DR 14 (Mono)
# Label: London & Decca
# ASIN: B00558QM1S
# Size: 1.25 GB
# Scan: yes
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Rare Experimental Stereophony 1944 HD-Vinyl 24/96 (Varese) Ludwig van Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 5 ‘Emperor’ (Gieseking/Rother)

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Amazing – one of the first experimental stereo recordings from 1944
Many thanks to a friend for providing this rare, historical document. Not my rip.

# Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
# Performer: Walter Gieseking
# Orchestra: Berlin Reichsender Orchestra
# Conductor: Artur Rother
# Vinyl (1944/1978)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: FLAC (Tracks)
# Label: Varese Sarabande
# DR-Analysis: DR 14
# ASIN:
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# Size: 753 MB
# Scan: yes
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HD-Vinyl 24/96 (Philips) Dmitri Shostakovich – Cello Concertos 1 & 2 (Schiff/Maxim Shostakovich)

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It must be one of the greatest and most beautiful experiences in life, to conduct an orchestra playing the works of your father
Don’t ask me, why…but this sounds that great, so I ripped it in 24/96 although it is a 16/44 digital production from the mid 80s

# Composer: Dmitri Shostakovich
# Performer: Heinrich Schiff
# Orchestra: Symphony Orchestra of the Bavarian Radio
# Conductor: Maxim Shostakovich
# Vinyl (1985)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: FLAC (Tracks)
# Label: Philips
# DR-Analysis: DR 17
# ASIN:
B00000E2T5
# Size: 1.14 GB
# Scan: yes
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Great HD-Vinyl 24/96 (EMI) Gustav Holst – The Planets (Boult)

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Ladies & Gentlemen, a salute to the great Sir Adrian Boult
Reposted, now with FF links
I’ve loved Holst’s “The Planets” for over 30 years, and there are lots of great recordings of it. However, this, Boult’s last word on the piece, is a stunner.

# Composer: Gustav Holst
# Orchestra: New Philarmonia Orchestra
# Conductor: Sir Adrian Boult
# Vinyl (1967)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac
# Label: EMI
# DR-Analysis: DR 12
# ASIN: B00005YUBA
# Size: 1.03 GB
# Scan: yes
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