Goebel / Musica Antiqua, Köln – Le Parnasse Français (180g pressing, from the 5LP box set)

# Composers: Marin Marais, Jean-Féry Rebel, François Couperin
# Orchestra: Musica Antiqua, Köln
# Conductor: Reinhard Goebel
# Vinyl (1978 / 2013)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac
# DR Analysis: DR 13
# Label: Archiv Producktion
# Size: 1.06GB (24/96) + 309MB (16/44.1)
# Recovery: 5%
# Scan: yes
# Server: File Factory / File Post

The fourth album in the Archiv Produktion 5LP box set.

Thanks to all who donated toward the purchase of this box set!

Box Set Overview:

This unique limited-edition LP set features five outstanding Archiv releases recorded between 1956 and 1982, with iconic artists Helmut Walcha, Karl Richter, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Reinhard Goebel and Trevor Pinnock, in pristine quality recordings from the early days of stereo to the early digital era. Newly presented in luxury 180-gram vinyl pressings, the LPs come in their original sleeves, with a 16-page accompanying leaflet that contains an article on Archiv, and the original LP notes.

Archiv Produktion has established itself as a landmark label for early music, documenting since 1947 the rediscovery an innovative interpretation of early music by the great performers of the day. Archiv Produktion offers a wide palette of recordings in which today’s great artists focus on the areas of their greatest expertise.

The list of artists who have recorded for Archiv is truly astounding. And the music they recorded represents some of the best, both in terms of repertoire and listening experience, that there has ever been.

Track Listing:

Side One
Marin Marais (1656 – 1728) – La Sonnerie de Sainte-Genevieve
01 – La Sonnerie de Sainte-Geneviève du mont de Paris

Jean-Féry Rebel (1666 – 1733) – Tombeau de Monsiur de Lully
02 – I. Lentement / Gravement
03 – II. Vive / Marqué / Gay
04 – III. Lentement / Doux / Récit / Grave
05 – IV. Doux / Récit / Vivement
06 – V. Lentement / Gravement

Side Two
François Couperin (1668 – 1733) – Sonate “La Sultane”
07 – I. Gravement
08 – II. Gayment
09 – III. Air (Tendrement) – Gravement
10 – IV. Légèrement – Vivement

Marin Marais (1656 – 1728) – Sonate a la Maresienne
11 – I. Un peu grave
12 – II. Légèrement
13 – III. Un peu gay
14 – IV. Sarabande
15 – V. Très vivement
16 – VI. Gravement
17 – VII. Gigue


Reinhard Goebel – conductor

Recorded January 17-20, 1978 at Beethovensaal in Hanover, Germany
Executive Producer: Dr. Andreas Holschneider
Recording Producer: Dr. Gerd Ploebsch
First released in 1978

Ripping Info:

All vinyl is cleaned on a VPI 16.5

Technics SL1200-MK5 (modified)
– Rega RB300 arm with RB700 wiring
– Michell Tecnoweight
– SoundSupports armboard
– Trans-Fi Audio Reso-Mat
Shure V15VxMR (with Jico stylus)
SimAudio Moon 110LP preamp
Native Instruments Audio4DJ USB interface

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


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9 thoughts on “Goebel / Musica Antiqua, Köln – Le Parnasse Français (180g pressing, from the 5LP box set)

  1. Thank you Night Owl for these wonderful Archive rips. The sound quality is awesome and these performances by Goebels are terrific. He’s always been a favorite baroque violinist of mine. It was tragic when he lost the use of his left hand fingers.

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