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library | recommendations

  My library is public, you are welcome to have a look. My recommendations list is the handful of top SACDs (stereo and MCh) which I consider to be ideally suited to present the capabilities of SACD.
  Germany, Nuernberg
  Speaker: 6 x Wharfedale opus 3 (FR, Center, FL, SL, SBack, SR)
AV-Receiver: Denon AVR 4810
SACD/BluRay/DVD/CD HDMI: Denon DVD A1-UD / Cambridge Audio Azur BD 650
SACD/DVD-A analogue: Marantz DV 8400
CD: Kenwood DP 1100 D / Kenwood DP 990 SG
Plasma TV: Pioneer PDP LX 608 D
Vinyl: Kenwood KD 770D w/ audiotechnica-System

Found: 3

Adriana Hölszky: Karawane        (5 of 5 found this review helpful)
  May 13, 2010

Even risking to again being awarded zero points for being no helpful reviewer as in Hoelzsky's Tragedia recording, I would like to add a review to this disc, because most likely nobody else will. Again, I am not in a position to assess the musical content. There are no alternative recordings, the ... more
Hölszky: Tragödia - musikFabrik        (3 of 7 found this review helpful)
  March 11, 2010

Musically this may not be everyone's taste, as it is very abstract. Hoelszky's aim is to compose "invisible rooms". It is difficult to really judge a "performance" here, at least for me. From a sound perspective this is some of the most spacious and ambient recordings I have among my nearly 1,000 ... more
Volodos in Vienna        (7 of 8 found this review helpful)
  January 22, 2010

This is the recording with which Volodos is recommending himself among the handful of living piano legends, although to my opinion he already did so with his former Liszt and Schubert programmes. His playing in his recital in Vienna's historic Musikverein on March 1, 2009 is extremely nuanced and ... more

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