User Details - dutchman

  M. Visser
  Denon DVD-1400
Denon AVR-1803
4 Mission M73 speakers
Mission M7C1i center speaker
Mosscade Titan 7.3 subwoofer

Found: 2

Handel: Water Music, Royal Fireworks Music - Boulez      (1 of 1 found this review helpful)
  May 3, 2004

Beautiful spacious stereo recording (no surround) with Boulez and New York Philharmonic. Good balance and spectrum create excellent atmosphere. Relatively large orchestra with no authentic instruments and tempi quite slow now and then (no surprise since it was recorded in the seventies). A real joy ... more
Mozart: Clarinet Quintet, Trio - Pascal Moraguès          (2 of 3 found this review helpful)
  May 3, 2004

Great performance by Pascal Moraguès and other soloists. The clarinet sound very refined and round (even in high register), mixing well with other instruments. The Trio seems to be recorded closer to the artists, little space and little high frequencies. Sound in center speaker a bit too dominant ... more

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DVD-audio versus SACD
November 29, 2006
Coming back to the original subject, I think the DVD-A discussion is history. I am much more worried by BlueRay and HD-DVD, which also support high-resolution multichannel audio. I fear that these HD format will pose a much bigger threat to the SACD format, and I wonder if I will still be able to play my SACD's in 10 years.... ... more