1-4. Scheherazade, Op.35
5. Dance of the Persian Slaves from "Khovanshchina"
6. Ruslan and Lyudmila: Overture
7. Dance of the Polovtsian Maidens from "Prince Igor"
8. Polovtsian Dances from "Prince Igor"
Lorand Fenyves, Solo Violin [1-4]
Chœur des Jeunes, Lausanne [7,8]
Chœur de Radio Lausanne [7,8]
L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Conducted by Ernest Ansermet
Recording Producers: James Walker [Rimsky-Korsakov, Borodin]; Michael Bremner [Mussorgsky, Glinka]
Balance Engineers: Roy Wallace [Rimsky-Korsakov, Borodin]; James Lock [Mussorgsky, Glinka]
Recorded: November 1960, Victoria Hall, Geneva [Rimsky-Korsakov, Borodin];
April 1964, Victoria Hall, Geneva [Mussorgsky, Glinka]
Producer : Motoaki Ohmachi (ESOTERIC COMPANY)
Mastering Engineer : Kazuie Sugimoto
(Victor Creative Media Co., Ltd. Mastering Center)
■ Product ID: ESSD-90119
■ Format: SA-CD/CD Hybrid
■ Label: Decca
■ DSD mastering / SA-CD layer: Stereo
■ Deluxe Digipak packaging
Classical masterpiece collection
The reissue of classical music masterpieces by ESOTERIC has attracted a lot of attention, both for its uncompromising commitment to recreating the original master sound, and for using hybrid Super Audio CD (SACD) technology to improve sound quality. This series marks the first hybrid SACD release of historical recording selections that have been mainstays of the catalog since their initial release.
ESOTERIC equipment used for re-mastering
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