Here are some of my suggestions for listening. Please feel welcome to contact me for further recommendations.

RAVEL Orchestral Works. Zubin Mehta, Cond. Los Angeles Philh. Orch. Daphnis and Chloe, La Valse and Ma Mere L'Oye. Decca Eloquence 466 667 2.
This is one of the very best analogue recordings. Again with clean, clear, detailed dynamics: excellent bass clarity.

RAVEL Orchestral Works / Piano.Jos van Immerseel Cond. ANIMA ETERNA / Claire Chevallier Piano. Erard 1905. ZigZag Territories ZZT060901.
In the recording of the concerto the beginning is ppp with a lot of low bass instruments. Reproducing the different pitch and textures of six bass instruments playing this quietly is quite a test.

SIBELIUS  Lemminkainen Suite. EMI 3 88679 2.

The Philadelphia Orchestra and Ormandy at their best. The string sound is beautiful and there is bass in this recording. An Analogue Great.

DEBUSSY ORCHESTRAL WORKS. Philips 464 697 2 [ADD] a 24 bit transfer, or 438 742 2 Bernard Haitink, Cond. Concertgebouw Orch.

La Mer has a fabulous stage and layering of detail. This recording requires very good low level bass resolution.

BRUCKNER. SYMPHONY NO 9. Reference Recordings HDCD RR 81 CD. Stanislaw Skrowaczewski Cond. Minnasota Orch.

This is an excellent recording with a fabulous stage and fabulous depth of colour.

RACHMANINOFF Three Russian Folk Songs & [Symphony No 2] Russian State Symphony Orch., Polyansky
Chandos CHAN 9665

SIBELIUS Symphony No 2. VPO, Maazel. Decca 430 778 2 [Symphonies 1-7]

MAHLER SYMPHONY NO 2. Budapest Festival Orch.,, Fischer. Channel Classics CCS SA 23506 2 CD.

An excellent performance with a very wide dynamic range.

"GLAMOURED' Cassandra Wilson
Blue Note Recordings 7243 5 90951 2

Fontana 838 740 2 [ADD]

This was released on vinyl. Excellent female voice. Excellent attention to detail.


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