Brutal Hi-End HD-Vinyl 24/192 (Telarc) Bizet/Grieg – Carmen & Peer Gynt Suites (Slatkin)


Revisited after exactly 5 years, now with the benefits of the Black Bird Gang and the Audio Research SP15… and in 192 kHz

The eternal question: Why does a digital recording sound much better, when played from vinyl, compared to the CD? Indeed, this is fact on almost all recordings. But in this case, Telarc used the full benefits of the master tapes (“only” 16 bit & 50 kHz its time), that were played in the full range, not beeing reduced to 44.1 kHz for the CD-norm. The HiFi-sound becomes a Hi-End-sound and you remain speechless and want to hear it again and again. Enjoy!

You are warned: take care of your amp and (more) of your speakers. Don’t play it too loud, until you know, how loud you can get it. Telarc’s timpani and bass drum are terrific!

Composer: George Bizet, Edward Grieg
Orchestra: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Vinyl 1979
Number of Discs: 1

Format: FLAC
Label: Telarc

DR-Analysis: DR 14

Size: 1.59 GB

Scan: yes
Server: FF

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HD-Vinyl 96/24 (Decca) Bizet/Sarasate/Saint-Saens – Ruggiero Ricci/Pierino Gamba


Mint, never played…i had it “forgotten” for years – unopened –
Reissue on 180g from 1998 by Speakers Corner
Reposted, now with FF links

# Composer: George Bizet, Camille Saint-Saens, Pablo de Sarasate
# Performer: Ruggiero Ricci
# Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
# Conductor: Pierino Gamba
# Vinyl (1959/1998)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac (tracks)
# Label: Decca
# DR-Analysis: DR 16
# ASIN: B0003JAJAY
# Size: 728 MB
# Scan: yes
# Server: FileFactory

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