Thread: Best recorded SACD

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Post by Domimag January 21, 2009 (1 of 8)
Excuse first for my bad english.

If you had to keep only one SACD FOR THE RECORDING QUALITY in these categories, which one do you choose ?

- Instrumental
- Chamber music
- Concerto (or like)
- Chamber orchestra
- Big orchestra
- Opera, oratorio, masses etc...

- Jazz
- Other

Thanks - Dominique

Post by Domimag January 21, 2009 (2 of 8)
my own choice :

- Instrumental
Beethoven.../Mirror Canon/2L
Mirror Canon - Tor Espen Aspaas

- chamber music
Haydn/Fry street quartet/IsoMike
Haydn: String Quartets Op. 9 No. 4 & Op. 77 No. 2 - Fry Street Quartet

- concerto
Tchaikovsky/J.Fischer/Pentatone
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto - Fischer, Kreizberg

- chamber orchestra
Beethoven/symphonies 3-8/Jarvi/RCA
Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 8 - Paavo Järvi

- big orchestra
Mahler/Symphonie 3/Macal/Exton
Mahler: Symphony No. 3 - Mácal

- Opera, oratorio etc...
Haydn/The seasons/Jacobs/Harmonia Mundi
Haydn: The Seasons - Jacobs

- jazz
?

- other
?

regards

Post by DSD January 21, 2009 (3 of 8)

Post by Allen January 21, 2009 (4 of 8)

Post by korowa January 21, 2009 (5 of 8)
Best Jazz Recording
Eddie Henderson: So What

Post by Patrick1 January 22, 2009 (6 of 8)
POP/ROCK-
Peter Gabriel- UP

Post by Gigi January 23, 2009 (7 of 8)
Instrumental or Big orchestra

Britannia
Britannia - Runnicles

TELARC
The best orchestral recording with an incredible dimensional sound
Great Michael Bishop !!!

Post by Geir January 23, 2009 (8 of 8)
instrumental: Bach cello suites ; Lipkind ; Edel

chamber: Boccherini ; Lislevand, Savall etc. ; Alia vox

concerto: Mozart clarinet concerto ; Martin Fröst ; BIS

chamber orchestra: Mozart Notturno KV 286 etc. ; Alia vox

orchestra: Debussy La mer ; BIS

passion: Bach Matthew passion ; Linn

jazz: Miles Davis Kind of blue (I don't listen to jazz very often, but anyhow I don't think there are too many MCH jazz recordings available, and I much prefer a good MCH recording to even the best stereo recordings)

Rock: Steely Dan Gaucho (supreme recording, even if the music in itself is not really my favorite; for excellent music and very good recording: Bowie: Rise and fall...)

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