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Seigen Ono: Forest and Beach        (1 of 1 found this review helpful)
  June 10, 2011

I recently found out that Acoustic Sounds is having an ongoing SACD sale and while browsing through the titles, I noticed that the title Forest and Beach was available on sale for a *very* reasonable price (listed in Japan for ¥4725 but is in fact OOP). This is a two disc hybrid SACD set with a ... more
Seigen Ono: Maria and Maria          (2 of 3 found this review helpful)
  July 6, 2008

Recorded in 2000 with John Zorn, Marc Ribot, Joey Baron, Peter Scherer and others, Seigen Ono reassembled many of the players from his seminal Comme des Garçon sessions for all new compositions. Recorded direct to DSD and performed live in the studio with much of the recording studio ambience left ... more
Seigen Ono: So peaceful, simple & strong        (2 of 2 found this review helpful)
  December 17, 2005

Another interesing release by Seigen Ono. The acoustics on this release are great. The recording is spacious and natural. In MC, the rears are primarily used for ambience. For the most part the songs are slow jazz meditations with two tracks picking up the tempo a bit with electric bass and ... more

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Sakamoto DSD anyone?
April 22, 2015
I finally purchased Illustrated Musical Encyclopedia from in 2.8MHz DSD. I think the mastering team has continued to deliver tastefully done remasters for this series and this particular tile also has the advantage of a large number of "bonus tracks". So for me, well worth the purchase. Next up for release is Esperanto. Since this ... more
Sakamoto DSD anyone?
January 13, 2015
Left Handed Dream and The Arrangement are now scheduled for release later this month (Jan 2015) Next up for a new DSD mastering is ONGAKUZUKAN / aka Illustrated Musical Encyclopedia I also see Playing the Orchestra 2014 will have a blu-ray release in March though I'm not clear on the audio content here. ... more
Sakamoto DSD anyone?
December 20, 2014
More Sakamoto is coming in DSD. Looks like they are working on "Left Handed Dream" as the next release... ... more
What Was Your First SACD?
November 10, 2014
I was vaguely aware of DVD-A and SACD, but I picked up "So peaceful, simple and strong" by Seigen Ono while in Tokyo because of the artist. The liner notes had an explanation of SACD and the approach used for the surround layer. This had me intrigued and soon I was hooked... [t=646] ... more
Multichannel Only SA-CDs
May 24, 2014
For missing bar codes, none of the listed releases on the Saidera label have bar codes on the packaging - at least of the five that I own. ... more