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Franklin Mint 100 Greatest Recordings of All Time (100 LP box set, 24 bit / 96 kHz, FLAC)

Franklin Mint 100 Greatest Recordings of All Time (100 LP box set, 24 bit / 96 kHz, FLAC)
Franklin Mint 100 Greatest Recordings of All Time (100 LP box set, 24 bit / 96 kHz, FLAC)

Vinyl LP
Number of Discs: 100 LP box set
Format: FLAC (tracks+m3u)
Label: Franklin Mint
ASIN: B0040BHKRQ
Size: 78.1 GB
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Super HD-Vinyl 24/192 (EMI) Joseph Haydn/Luigi Boccherini – Cello Concerti (Du Pré/Barenboim)

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Jacqueline du Pré was one of the most outstanding cellist of our time.
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When I heard the news that Jacqueline du Pré had passed away – 30 years ago – I was saddened. I’d never met her, or even seen one of her live performances. But I’ve heard her recordings, and completely was absorbed in the way she made her instrument come to life. I was hoping that her music could still stay alive. These old recordings with her husband as Conductor are a great tribute to her love of music and how it speaks to us. I’ve always enjoyed listening to the Haydn Cello Concerti, and the way they are performed with majesty in these recordings will always speak to me
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Composer: Joseph Haydn, Luigi Boccherini
Performer: Jacqueline du Pré

Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
Vinyl 1967
Number of Discs: 1
Format: Flac
Label: EMI
DR-Analysis: DR 12
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HD-Vinyl 24/96 (L’oiseau-Lyre) Leclair/Destouches – Suites from “Scylla Et Glaucus” & “Issé” (Leppard)

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Jean-Marie Leclair l’aîné, also known as Jean-Marie Leclair the Elder, (10 May 1697 – 22 October 1764) was a Baroque violinist and composer. He is considered to have founded the French violin school. His brothers Jean-Marie Leclair the younger (1703–77), Pierre Leclair (1709–84) and Jean-Benoît Leclair (1714–after 1759) were also musicians.
André Cardinal Destouches (sometimes called des Touches) (baptised 6 April 1672  – 7 February 1749) was a French composer best known for the opéra-ballet Les élémens.

Composer: Jean-Marie Leclair, André Destouches
Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Raymond Leppard
Vinyl (1968)
Number of Discs: 1
Format: Flac
Label: L’oiseau-Lyre
DR-Analysis: DR 13
Size: 850 MB
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HD-Vinyls 24/192 (EMI) Antonio Vivaldi – The 4 Seasons (Kennedy)

front-small-boxset Nigel Kennedy is as many know a wild musician, a force of nature. I saw him live early in the 90s and it was a very exciting experience for me, I knew him until then only under the etiquette of a punk, wild and eccentric musician. I learned to know a phantastic and lovely musician who deserves the full possible respect. His seriousity and smiling during the whole concert was astonishing.
This interpretation of the Four Seasons is quite “different” from the standard interpretation. Nigel Kennedy has added his personal touch giving the music a completely refreshed aspect. The dominating character of Kennedy’s violin gives out the appropriate tension in movements like the Presto from “L’estate” or the allegro from “L’inverno”. His interpretation is frantic, filling the listener with energy and vigor. And at movements like the adagio from “L’estate” the listener comes across a tender and delicate violin. This recording defiantly deserves a place at your music collection.

Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Nigel Kennedy
Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra
Vinyl (1989)
Number of Discs: 1
Format: Flac
Label: EMI
DR-Analysis: DR 14
Size: 1.56 GB
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Francisco Araiza – Opera Arias (WAV)

Francisco Araiza - Opera Arias (WAV)
Francisco Araiza – Opera Arias (WAV)

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Performer: Francisco Araiza
Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Alberto Zedda
Audio CD
SPARS Code: DDD
Number of Discs: 1
Format: WAV (tracks)
Label: Philips
ASIN: B00000E3HW
Size: 473 MB
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Ten Tenors in Prayer (WAV)

Ten Tenors in Prayer (WAV)
Ten Tenors in Prayer (WAV)

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Audio CD
Number of Discs: 1
Format: WAV (tracks)
Label: RCA
ASIN: B000007QGV
Size: 725 MB
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Rafael Kubelik – Rare Recordings 1963-1974 (8 CD box set, FLAC)

Rafael Kubelik - Rare Recordings 1963-1974 (8 CD box set, FLAC)
Rafael Kubelik – Rare Recordings 1963-1974 (8 CD box set, FLAC)

Audio CD
SPARS Code: DDD
Number of Discs: 8 CD box set
Format: FLAC (image+cue)
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
ASIN: B000BV5RDS
Size: 2.67 GB
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Mozart Adagios (2 CD, FLAC)

Mozart Adagios (2 CD, FLAC)
Mozart Adagios (2 CD, FLAC)

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Audio CD
SPARS Code: ADD
Number of Discs: 2
Format: FLAC (image+cue)
Label: Decca
ASIN: B00000IIZZ
Size: 587 MB
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Marriner, Willcocks, Malcolm, Munchinger, Baumgartner, Rampal: The Essential Vivaldi (2 CD, APE)

Marriner, Willcocks, Malcolm, Munchinger, Baumgartner, Rampal: The Essential Vivaldi (2 CD, APE)
Marriner, Willcocks, Malcolm, Munchinger, Baumgartner, Rampal: The Essential Vivaldi (2 CD, APE)

Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Konstanty Kulka, Neville Marriner, Norman Nelson, Anthony Howard, Trevor Connah, William Bennett, Andrea Griminelli, Neil Black, Martin Gatt, John Wilbraham, Philip Jones, Eduardo Fernandez, Elizabeth Vaughan, Janet Baket, Choir of King’s College
Orchestra: Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields, English Chamber Orchestra, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Lucerne Festival Strings
Conductor: Neville Marriner, David Willcocks, George Malcolm, Karl Munchinger, Rudolf Baumgartner, Jean-Pierre Rampal
Audio CD
SPARS Code: ADD/DDD
Number of Discs: 2 CD
Format: APE (image+cue)
Label: Decca
ASIN: B000024254
Size: 677 MB
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Britten – The Performer (27 CD box set, APE)

Britten - The Performer (27 CD box set, APE)
Britten – The Performer (27 CD box set, APE)

Conductor: Benjamin Britten
Audio CD
Number of Discs: 27 CD box set
Format: APE (image+cue)
Label: Decca
ASIN: B00E5Q9STO
Size: 7.67 GB
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