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Horenstein / LSO – Mahler: Symphony No. 3 (UK pressing, 2LP)

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# Composer: Gustav Mahler
# Conductor: Jascha Horenstein
# Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
# Vinyl (1970)
# Number of Discs: 2
# Format: Flac
# DR Analysis: DR 15
# Label: Unicorn Records | RHS 302/303
# Size: 24-bit/192kHz (3.61GB), 24-bit/96kHz (1.77GB) and 16-bit/44.1kHz (436MB)
# Recovery: 5%
# Scan: yes
# Servers: File Factory

Since being bitten by “the Mahler bug,” I’ve been doing a lot of research.

Just about everything I’ve read said that this is the best performance of Mahler’s 3rd Symphony. This is new music to me, so I can’t make any comparisons yet, But I will say this. I thoroughly enjoyed it. The performance is exciting and the sound quality is stunning. Very highly recommended.

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Horenstein / Hindemith / Oistrakh / LSO – Scottish Fantasia / Violin Concerto (180g pressing, from the 6LP box set)

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# Composers: Max Bruch, Paul Hindemith
# Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
# Conductors: Jascha Horenstein, Paul Hindemith
# Vinyl (1962 / 2013)
# Number of Discs: 1
# Format: Flac
# DR Analysis: DR 13
# Label: Decca | SXL 2400
# Size: 1.26GB (24/96) + 352MB (16/44.1)
# Recovery: 5%
# Scan: yes
# Servers: File Factory / File Post

The third album in the second Decca Sound 6LP box set.

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