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Boston SO, Andris Nelsons - Dmitri Shostakovich - "Under Stalin's Shadow": Symphonies Nos. 5, 8 & 9; Suite From "Hamlet" (2016)

Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 5, 8 & 9; Suite From "Hamlet" (2016)
Boston Symphony Orchestra; Andris Nelsons, conductor

EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 624 Mb | Artwork included | Time: 02:37:35
Genre: Classical | Label: Deutsche Grammophon | # 479 5201 GH2

Andris Nelsons is the Music Director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and in fall 2015 he was announced as Gewandhauskapellmeister of the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, commencing in the 2017/18 season. With both appointments, and in leading a pioneering alliance between these two esteemed institutions, Andris Nelsons is firmly underlined as one of the most renowned and innovative conductors on the international scene today. The goal is a complete Shostakovich cycle on Deutsche Grammophon with the Boston Symphony Orchestra. This recording provides a kaleidoscope of Shostakovichs struggle with historical events and political pressures. The pre-war eclectic but accessible and popular 5th, in which he would seem to bow to political pressure, ensured his temporary rehabilitation. The beautiful but dark and gloomy mid-war 8th provoked yet again his fall from favor and instead of providing the political authorities with a triumphant post-war 9th Symphony, Shostakovich wrote a light Haydnesque work which would not be performed until after Stalins death. Selections from the Hamlet Suite, possibly Shostakovichs best film score, rounds out this 2 CD set.
Herbert von Karajan, Berliner Philharmoniker - Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 4, 5 & 6 (2005/1967)

Herbert von Karajan, Berliner Philharmoniker - Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 4, 5 & 6 (2005/1967)
NTSC 4:3 (720x480) VBR | (LinearPCM, 2 ch) | (DTS, 6 ch) | 7.87 Gb (DVD9) | 100 min
Classical | Deutsche Grammophon

Herbert von Karajan directs the Berlin Philharmonic in an Italianate take of Beethoven's Fourth Symphony and an assured rendering of the Fifth, while the "Pastoral" Symphony, conceived and derected by Hugo Niebeling in 1967, is a revolutionary mix of styles - Fantasia meets Expressionism meets film noir.
Valery Gergiev, Wiener Philarmoniker: Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4, 5 & 6 (2005)

Valery Gergiev, Wiener Philarmoniker: Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4, 5 & 6 (2005)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 02:12:56 | 702 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Philips | Catalog: 000547002

This set of recordings of Tchaikovsky's last three symphonies by Valery Gergiev leading the Vienna Philharmonic contains performances that are undeniably fire-breathing, undoubtedly heaven-storming, and inarguably heart-on-sleeve. Gergiev, one of the most exciting Russian conductors, leads the works with a combination of reckless passion, imperious command, and unbearable drama that is his hallmark, and the Vienna Philharmonic.
Cédric Tiberghien & Alina Ibragimova - Mozart: Violin Sonatas K303, 377, 378, 403 (2017) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Cédric Tiberghien & Alina Ibragimova - Mozart: Violin Sonatas K303, 377, 378, 403 (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 119:04 minutes | 2.04 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

This is a series which continues to redefine the standards by which these works should be performed. As before, the music spans most of Mozart’s life, from 1763—when he was just seven years old—to 1782, and (another) unfinished present written for his new wife Constanze.

Enrico Bronzi, Michele Barchi - Geminiani: 6 Sonate, Op.5 (2010)  Music

Posted by tirexiss at April 15, 2017
Enrico Bronzi, Michele Barchi - Geminiani: 6 Sonate, Op.5 (2010)

Enrico Bronzi, Michele Barchi - Geminiani: 6 Sonate, Op.5 (2010)
EAC | FLAC (tracks+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 55:11 | 343 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Concerto | Catalog: CD 2061

Student of Arcangelo Corelli, Francesco Geminiani was counted among a handful of Baroque-era violin virtuosos and was equally active as a composer and educator. As someone who out of necessity wrote a great deal of music for his own instrument Geminiani was also an innovator, his music beginning to bridge the gap from the late Baroque into the early Classical. Though he is known best for his violin works, Geminiani wrote for other instrumental combinations, as well. This Concerto album highlights the six sonatas of Op. 5, scored for cello and basso continuo.
Beethoven - BOB / Blunier - Symphonies No. 1 & 5 (2012, MDG "Gold" # 937 1756-6) {Hybrid-SACD // EAC} [RE-UP]

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphonies Nos. 1 & 5
Beethoven Orchester Bonn / Stefan Blunier
EAC+LOG+CUE | FLAC: 241 MB | Full Artwork | 5% Recovery Info
Label/Cat#: MDG "Gold" # 937 1756-6 | Country/Year: Germany 2012
Genre: Classical | Style: Viennese School, Orchestral

"…Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm produced this gold SACD with its customary unprocessed digital sound, so the reproduction is as faithful to the actual performances as can be managed, and the presence of the orchestra is truly something to behold. While purists may still take issue with the use of modern instruments, the large size of the orchestra, and a few minor issues, even they will recognize that Blunier has learned a great deal from the early music camp and that his interpretations are intelligent and insightful. They also have an appealing warmth that is sometimes lacking in versions with original instruments, and the vigorous playing certainly keeps the music from seeming fussy or sterile." ~allmusicguide
Beethoven - BOB / Blunier - Symphonies No. 1 & 5 (2012, MDG "Gold" # 937 1756-6) {Hybrid-SACD // ISO & HiRes FLAC} [RE-UP]

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphonies Nos. 1 & 5
Beethoven Orchester Bonn / Stefan Blunier
SACD ISO (2.0/MCH): 3,25 GB | 24B/88,2kHz Stereo FLAC: 984 MB | Full Artwork
Label/Cat#: MDG "Gold" # 937 1756-6 | Country/Year: Germany 2012 | 5% Recovery Info
Genre: Classical | Style: Viennese School, Orchestral

"…Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm produced this gold SACD with its customary unprocessed digital sound, so the reproduction is as faithful to the actual performances as can be managed, and the presence of the orchestra is truly something to behold. While purists may still take issue with the use of modern instruments, the large size of the orchestra, and a few minor issues, even they will recognize that Blunier has learned a great deal from the early music camp and that his interpretations are intelligent and insightful. They also have an appealing warmth that is sometimes lacking in versions with original instruments, and the vigorous playing certainly keeps the music from seeming fussy or sterile." ~allmusicguide

VA - Russian Legends: Box Set 100 CD Part 5 (2007)  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at May 29, 2015
VA - Russian Legends: Box Set 100 CD Part 5 (2007)

VA - Russian Legends: Box Set 100 CD Part 5 (2007)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 1,36 Gb | Artworks 578 Mb
Label: Brilliant Classics | Release Year: 2007

Our series of historic radio recordings from Russian archives has proved very popular all over the world. Many people have chosen performance over recording quality. – which, when necessary, we have improved optimally. – Thus allowing themselves the infinite joy of listening to legendary performers. The musicians in this large set are all (living) legends indeed: pianists, Sviatoslav Richter, Emil Gilels, Lazar Berman, Evgeny Kissin; violinists David Oistrakh, Leonid Kogan, Viktor Tretiakov and Gidon Kremer; cellists Rostropovich and Daniel Shafran. Solo works, chamber music and works with orchestra are included.
Beethoven - Zinman, TonhalleOrch. Zürich - Symphonies Nos. 5 & 6 (1997, Arte Nova # 74321 49695 2)

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5 & No. 6
Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich / David Zinman
EAC+LOG+CUE | FLAC: 298 MB | Full Artwork: 76 MB | 5% Recovery Info
Label/Cat#: Arte Nova # 74321 49695 2 | Country/Year: Germany 1997
Genre: Classical | Style: Classical Period

"…This set deserves the most enthusiastic recommendation which words can muster. It has few rivals even in the top price range. (…) Zinman is Beethoven: I can pay him no greater compliment." ~musicweb-international
J.C.F. Bach - Camerata Köln - Sonatas & Trios (2007) [Repost, new rip]

Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach - Camerata Köln - Sonatas & Trios
EAC+LOG+CUE | FLAC: 360 MB | Full Artwork: 84 MB | 5% Recovery Info
Label/Cat#: CPO # 777 087-2 | Country/Year: Germany 2007
Genre: Classical | Style: Baroque, Classical Period

"…Camerata Köln maintains a very high performance standard throughout all of this music; even considering the strong showings that they have made in the past with eighteenth century chamber music, one is strongly moved to state that this is one of its best outings ever. Anyone who treasures chamber music of the eighteenth century and values the forward trajectory of Johann Sebastian Bach's music through that of his sons should not be scared of CPO's Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach: Sonatas & Trios, as it is immediate, highly entertaining, and revelatory." ~allmusicguide