Kondrashin / MPO – Mahler: Symphony No. 9 (USSR pressing, 2LP)

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# Composer: Gustav Mahler
# Conductor: Kiril Kondrashin
# Orchestra: Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra
# Vinyl (1964)
# Number of Discs: 2
# Format: Flac
# DR Analysis: DR 13
# Label: Мелодия | C 0813-16
# Size: 24-bit/192kHz (3.06GB), 24-bit/96kHz (1.54GB) and 16-bit/44.1kHz (429MB)
# Recovery: 5%
# Scan: yes
# Servers: File Factory

OK, it’s official. I’m a rabid Mahler fan now. This was the performance that did it.

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HD-Vinyl 96/24 (Melodiya/EMI) Sergei Rachmaninov – The Bells (Kondrashin)

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Many thanks to Jean-Luc for this rarity
This recording of Rachmaninov’s The Bells is excellent. An admirer had suggested Rachmaninov set Edgar Allan Poe’s poem, The Bells, to music. Poe’s poem dealt with four important life experiences as expressed in the sounds of different bells (silver – youth, gold – marriage, brass – war, iron – mourning). Rachmaninov set them as a four-movement choral piece, wonderfully capturing the different sounds and moods.

Composer: Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer: Aleksei Bolshakov, Mikhail Dovenman, Ivan Kozlovsky, Yelizaveta Shumskaya
Orchestra: Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
Conductor: Kiril Kondrashin, Israel Gusman
Vinyl (1963)

Number of Discs: 1
Format: Flac
Label: Melodiya/EMI
DR-Analysis: DR 11
Size: 1.07GB
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Van Cliburn in Moscow (5 CD box set, APE)

Van Cliburn in Moscow (5 CD box set, APE)

Van Cliburn in Moscow (5 CD box set, APE)

Performer: Van Cliburn
Orchestra: Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Kyrill Kondrashin
Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms, Frederyk Chopin, Claude Debussy, Edvard Grieg, Ferencz Liszt, Alexander Scriabin, Piotr Tchaikovsky
Audio CD
Number of Discs: 5 CD box set
Format: APE (image+cue)
Label: Melodiya
Size: 1.34 GB
Recovery: +3%
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Kondrashin – Musiques du XXE Siecle (6 CD box set, FLAC)

Kondrashin - Musiques du XXE Siecle (6 CD box set, FLAC)

Kondrashin - Musiques du XXE Siecle (6 CD box set, FLAC)

Orchestra: Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, USSR Radio Symphony Orchestra, USSR Symphony Orchestra, USSR State Symphony Orchestra, USSR RTV Large Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Kyrill Kondrashin
Audio CD
SPARS Code: A-D
Number of Discs: 6 CD box set
Format: FLAC (tracks)
Label: Lys
Size: 1.73 GB
Recovery: +3%
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Chopin Complete Works (30 CD box set, APE)

Chopin Complete Works (30 CD box set, APE)

Chopin Complete Works (30 CD box set, APE)

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Composer: Frederic Chopin
Audio CD
SPARS Code: ADD/DDD
Number of Discs: 30 CD box set + CD-Rom
Format: APE (tracks)
Label: Brilliant Classics
ASIN: B000JJRAZ0
Size: 5.89 GB
Recovery: +3%
Scan: yes
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Shostakovich Edition (27 CD box set, APE)

Shostakovich Edition - Symphonies, Concertos, Etc (27 CD boxset, APE)

Shostakovich Edition - Symphonies, Concertos, Etc (27 CD boxset, APE)

Composer: Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer: Sergei Aleksashkin, Alla Simoni, Vladimir Vaneev, Cristina Ortiz, David Oistrakh, Alexander Ivashkin, Godfried Hoogeveen, Paul Rosenthal, Edward Auer, Christiaan Bor, Marcus Thompson, Nathaniel Rosen, Ronald Brautigam, Isabelle van Keulen, Klára Würtz, Timora Rosler, Colin Stone, Peter Devos, Marc Sonnaert, Dirk Van den Hauwe, Dirk Van de Velde
Conductor: Rudolf Barshai, Theodore Kuchar, Paavo Berglund, Eugeny Mravinsky, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, Valeri Polyanskii
Orchestra/Ensemble: Cologne West German Radio Symphony Orchestra, Cologne West German Radio Chorus, Moscow Choral Academy, Orchestra Sinfonica Di Milano, Milan Giuseppe Verdi Symphony Orchestra, Ukrainian National Symphony Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, Moscow Philharmonia Orchestra, Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Rubio String Quartet
Audio CD
Number of Discs: 27 CD box set
Format: APE (image+cue)
Label: Brilliant Classics
Size: 6.75 GB
Recovery: +3%
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Kondrashin: Mahler – Symphonies 1, 3-7, 9 (8 CD box set, FLAC)

Kondrashin: Mahler - Symphonies 1, 3-7, 9 (8 CD box set, FLAC)

Kondrashin: Mahler - Symphonies 1, 3-7, 9 (8 CD box set, FLAC)

Composer: Gustav Mahler
Orchestra: Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, USSR State Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Kirill Kondrashin
Audio CD
Number of Discs: 8 CD box set
Format: FLAC (image+cue)
Label: Melodiya
ASIN: B000768UX6
Size: 2.32 GB
Recovery: +3%
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Shostakovich Complete Concertos (3 CD, FLAC)

Shostakovich Complete Concertos (3 CD, FLAC)

Shostakovich Complete Concertos (3 CD, FLAC)

Audio CD
Number of Discs: 3
Format: FLAC (tracks+cue)
Label: Brilliant Classics
ASIN: B000HJ7R3M
Size: 675 MB
Recovery: +3%
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Prokofiev – Cantata for the 20th Anniversary of the October Revolution, Shostakovich – The Sun Shines over our Motherland (192kHz/24bit, FLAC)

Prokofiev - Cantata for the 20th Anniversary of the October Revolution, Shostakovich - The Sun Shines over our Motherland (192kHz/24bit, FLAC)

Prokofiev - Cantata for the 20th Anniversary of the October Revolution, Shostakovich - The Sun Shines over our Motherland (192kHz/24bit, FLAC)

Composer: Sergei Prokofiev, Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra: Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Kirill Kondrashin
Audio CD
Number of Discs: 1
Format: FLAC (tracks)
Label: HDTT
Size: 1.67 GB
Recovery: +3%
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Rostropovich – The Complete EMI Recordings (26 CD box set, APE)

Mstislav Rostropovich - The Complete EMI Recordings (26 CD box set, APE)

Mstislav Rostropovich - The Complete EMI Recordings (26 CD box set, APE)

Audio CD
Number of Discs: 26 CD box set
Format: APE (image+cue)
Label: EMI Classics
ASIN: B001EX5CHI
Size: 6.03 GB
Recovery: +3%
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