Good question, John. I think you will be able to read in between the lines. The musicians do a good job and so does the soloist, and if you are a cross-over fan and, indeed, ...
I had concluded that some Blu-ray Audio releases had been created from old 16 bit CD transfers. I looked at the packaging for the new Kleiber complete DG bluray + CD set and ...
Re Kleiber's T&I, this was an early digital recording (and so would likely have been "taped" at CD specifications), hence the apparent discrepancy between the treatment of T&I ...
I read a comment on amazon saying that symphonies 40 and 41 were the later versions with VPO. Anyone know if that is true? I can report that Universal will release both the ...
My experience mirrors Current93's. Superb DSD recording from the Hänssler series.
Hey! Nice one SteelyTom :-) LIKE!
Just to clarify one point above, the Kleiber Tristan IS on the bluray disc, though on DG's own admission on the box it is only the original 16 bit material. Still, one ...
After listening and comparing some free sound examples on jpc, I think that Symphonies 40 & 41 are the early BPO recordings - not the VPO version from mid-70s. (The VPO ...
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Mastered for SACD by Kevin Gray and authored by Stephen Marsh. A hard to go past combination.
An excellent job has been done here. It is never going to be a meaty sounding disc, but it is not nearly as thin sounding as I have experienced in previous CD iterations. It is even almost warm sounding. Beautiful really.
Yes there is no bass......but on the evidence here that is because there is no bass!
Curiously availability of the disc has become quite limited - It is no longer listed on Elusive Disc, Import CD's or Amazon.com. So if you have an interest in the disc you might need to get your skates on.
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