Artur Rubinstein – The Chopin Scherzos (original US pressing)

# Composer: Frédéric Chopin
# Performer: Artur Rubinstein
# Vinyl
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: FLAC
# DR Analysis: DR 13
# Label: RCA Red Seal | LSC-2368
# Size: 24-bit/192kHz (1.57GB), 24-bit/96kHz (809MB) and 16-bit/44.1kHz (201MB)
# Recovery: 5%
# Scan: yes
# Servers: File Factory

Track listing:

Side One
01 – No 1 In B Minor, Op. 20 (Presto Con Fuoco)
02 – No 2 In B-Flat Minor, Op. 31 (Presto)

Side Two
03 – No 3 In C-Sharp Minor, Op. 39 (Presto Con Fuoco)
04 – No 4 In E, Op. 54 (Presto)

Artur Rubinstein – piano

Recorded on March 25 & 26, 1959 at Manhattan Center in New York

Produced by John Pfeiffer
Engineered by John Crawford

Additional info can be found here.

Ripping Info:

All vinyl is cleaned on a VPI 16.5
Milty Pro Zerostat 3

Technics SL1200-MK5 (modified)
– Rega RB300 arm with RB700 wiring
– Michell Tecnoweight
– SoundSupports armboard
– Trans-Fi Audio ResoMat
Audio Technica AT33PTG/II
AVID Pellar preamp
RME Hammerfall 9632 ADC

Processing: Sound Forge 10, ClickRepair (manual mode only), iZotope RX3

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  1. Thanks to Jean-Luc for donating yet another great album!

  2. Thank you! I’ll probably listen to this more than the SACD now.

  3. Thank you so much

  4. Thank you very much Steve, excellent rip!

  5. Indeed, excellent rip. Again. Thank You.

  6. Many thanks Steve & Jean-Luc!

  7. Fabulous! Rubenstein on the piano and Heifetz on the violin were my favorites 65 years ago.
    Thanks, Steve & Jean Luc, and everybody!

  8. Congratulations Steve for the heavy work on this difficult rip.
    Sounds like a NM vinyl !

  9. old_pioneer

    thanks, Steve & Jean Luc!!!!

  10. Wonderful! Thank you for sharing.

  11. david chang

    Thank you very much

  12. Thank you Jean-Luc and Steve for this fine record and for an excellent rip.

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