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Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 5 & 7 - Kleiber      (7 of 18 found this review helpful)
  January 24, 2011

The SHM-SACDs kills the 2003 SACD easily and by far (I compated 5th/IV and 7th/IV). The openess, the stage feeling, the crystal clear layers of the instrumentation, the lack of any harshness and - most of all - this vague decription that tells it all: "ANALOGUE" sounding. A great success and ... more
Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier 1 & 2 - Gustav Leonhardt        (5 of 8 found this review helpful)
  July 28, 2010

So, I just received the Well Tempered Klavier 4-SACD I inquired about in my first mail in the forum and, what can I say? It is absolute HEAVEN!!! I have and savored for many years the first and only CD release of this absolute top recording of these masterpieces (1987, 2x2CD sets). Conclusion: this ... more
Jimmy Cobb Quartet: Jazz in the Key of Blue        (1 of 6 found this review helpful)
  July 2, 2010

I cannot imagine better audio quality.

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Sony SACDs reissued in Japan!
June 13, 2013
I have not managed to find any posting in this forum on this matter. SONY, apparently only via Tower jp, offers reprints of their first classical single layer SACDs. ... more
Discussion: Mahler: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection" - Otto Klemperer
December 16, 2012
A serious improvement over previous EMI cd releases incl. the GROC one. A nice surprise. ... more
EMI classical SACDs from Japan: same titles/different code & price? (Rephrased)
November 9, 2012
EMI in Japan reissues within some months the same classical SACDs with the same sleeves but different label numbers and higher price. For example the famous Bruckner 9 with Schuricht and the VPO: TOGE-12006, 2856 yen, 2011/12/07 and TOGE-15013, 3790 yen, 2012/09/26. From the description the second one is not hybrid. Both are available. Crazy? ... more
Discussion: Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier 1 & 2 - Gustav Leonhardt
January 17, 2012
RIP. A great artist. ... more
Carlos Kleiber Beethoven 4th ORFEO on SACD shipped!
January 13, 2012
This SACD seems as solely a KING Japan release, under the ORFEO logo. So, this is why that it is not included in the ORFEO catalogue. I guess. ... more