Audiophile HD-Vinyl 24/192 (Archiv) Georg-Friedrich Händel – Acis And Galatea (Gardiner)

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Gardiner’s 1978 recording with his newly founded English Baroque Soloists shows few signs of its age. Rolfe Johnson’s mellifluous Acis is still the best on disc.

Composer: Georg-Friedrich Händel
Performer: Willard White, Norma Burrowes, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Martyn Hill
Orchestra: The English Baroque Soloists
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Vinyl (1978)
Number of discs: 2
Format: Flac
Label: Archiv
DR-Analysis:
DR 16
Size: 3.66 GB
Scan: yes
Server: FF

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HD-Vinyls 24/96 (Erato) Jean-Philippe Rameau – Les Boréades (Gardiner)

front-small-boxsetWonderful ! Many thanks Jean-Luc for this beauty
Even for a baroque opera, Les Boreades had a bleak history. It was Rameau’s last opera, composed when he was in his eighties, and when he died before the scheduled premiere, another opera was substituted, and Les Boreades went unheard. It was performed once in concert in 1770 in Lille, and then not again until 1963. John Eliot Gardiner brought it to new life in 1974, leading to this recording.

Composer: Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer: Jennifer Smith, Anne-Marie Rodde, Philip Langridge, John Aler, Jean-Philippe Lafont
Orchestra: The English Baroque Soloists
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Vinyl (1984)
Number of Discs: 3
Format: Flac
Label: Erato
DR-Analysis: DR 14
Size: 3.49 GB
Scan: yes
Server: FileFactory

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