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Bruno Walter - The Edition (2013)  Music

Posted by peotuvave at May 30, 2015
Bruno Walter - The Edition (2013)

Bruno Walter - The Edition (2013)
EAC Rip | Flac (Tracks + cue + log) | 11.58 GB | 39 CDs | Full Scans
Genre: Classical | Label: Sony | Catalog Number: 548952

This box set contains the complete symphonies of Beethoven and Brahms, the later symphonies of Mozart, symphonies of Mahler and Bruckner, CDs with rehearsals and many more. The German born conductor Bruno Walter (1876-1962) was known primarily for his interpretations of the Viennese school. Though out of step with 20th century trends he was such a fine musician that he became a major figure - filling the wide gulf between the extremes of his day - Arturo Toscanini and Wilhelm Furtwängler.

Walter Murphy Band - A Fifth Of Beethoven (1976) {Private Stock}  Music

Posted by tiburon at March 26, 2018
Walter Murphy Band - A Fifth Of Beethoven (1976) {Private Stock}

Walter Murphy Band - A Fifth Of Beethoven (1976) {Private Stock}
WEB | FLAC tracks | Front | 222MB + 5% Recovery
MP3 CBR 320 Kbps | 89MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Funk, Soul, Disco

Walter Murphy's "A Fifth of Beethoven" put classical disco on the map. It helped that Beethoven's symphony had a heavy percussion feel, which Murphy cranked up a couple of notches with his amazing ingenuity. Other selections, while creatively different, are just as good, but didn't burn a hole in the charts like "Fifth." "Suite Love Symphony," "Flight '76," "California Strut," and "Russian Dressing" will expand your mind and quench your musical thirst at the same time. "Midnight Express" is fine European boogie, while the horn-laden "Get a Little Lovin'" is a funky thing. It's always a nice trick when artists can define a genre with a single song, and Murphy did that. Even better when they can follow it up with an album that expands on that song's charms and delivers a satisfying listening experience.
Walter Murphy - A Fifth of Beethoven (1976/2017) [Official Digital Download]

Walter Murphy - A Fifth of Beethoven (1976/2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44.1 kHz | Time - 36:08 minutes | 402 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Walter Murphy's "A Fifth of Beethoven" put classical disco on the map. It helped that Beethoven's symphony had a heavy percussion feel, which Murphy cranked up a couple of notches with his amazing ingenuity. Other selections, while creatively different, are just as good, but didn't burn a hole in the charts like "Fifth." "Suite Love Symphony," "Flight '76," "California Strut," and "Russian Dressing" will expand your mind and quench your musical thirst at the same time. "Midnight Express" is fine European boogie, while the horn-laden "Get a Little Lovin'" is a funky thing. It's always a nice trick when artists can define a genre with a single song, and Murphy did that. Even better when they can follow it up with an album that expands on that song's charms and delivers a satisfying listening experience. A Fifth of Beethoven does that with unerring style and class and stands as one of the high points of the disco era.
Walter Gieseking - Walter Gieseking: His First Concerto Recordings (2018)

Walter Gieseking - Walter Gieseking: His First Concerto Recordings (2018)
WEB FLAC (Tracks) - 727 MB | Digital Booklet | MP3 CBR 320 kbps - 472 MB | 03:26:15
Classical | Label: APR

Although his post-war recordings are best known, many regard Giesekings finest years in the studio as the 1930s and this set includes all the concerto recordings he made in that decade. He didnt record much Liszt, but the first concerto he set down was that composers 1st, and he gives a swashbuckling performance, revealing a very different side of his pianism to the refinement of his justly renowned Debussy and Ravel. Another Gieseking favourite was Grieg and he gives a classic account of the concerto with the two exquisitely performed Lyric Pieces which were the filler on the final side of the original 78rpm set also included. Giesekings Beethoven is classical and Mozartean so its no surprise that the 1st concerto comes off particularly well, though Bruno Walters contribution in the Emperor makes it also a major event. Columbias sound is excellent for its time.
Eliane Rodrigues, St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra & Walter Proost - Beethoven: 8 Concerti (2017)

Eliane Rodrigues, St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra & Walter Proost - Beethoven: 8 Concerti (2017)
Classical | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 241 MB
Label: Navona | Tracks: 24 | Time: 281:28 min

In this stunning tour through the concerti of Beethoven’s early and middle periods, pianist Eliane Rodrigues captivates her listeners with graceful keyboard virtuosity, accompanied by the renowned St. Petersburg State Orchestra, Maestro Walter Proost at the podium. The technicality is so precise, the performance so true to period, that one might think the composer himself was at the piano. The album includes Beethoven’s five finished piano concertos, including the popular No. 5, “Emperor,” and No. 2, for which Rodrigues prepared her own masterful cadenza.
Walter Gieseking, Philharmonia Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan - Mozart, Beethoven: Philharmonia Wind Quartet (1996)

Walter Gieseking, Philharmonia Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan - Mozart, Beethoven: Philharmonia Wind Quartet (1996)
EAC | APE (image+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 79:40 | 274 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Testament | Catalog: SBT 1091

Walter Gieseking is joined by stellar wind players, including the great hornist Dennis Brain; and the Quintets have a gleaming, robust quality that make them irresistible. They were recorded in the mid- 1950s, a time when Gieseking sometimes operated on automatic pilot, but here he sounds involved and fluent; the keyboard part played with aristocratic grace and, where appropriate, sparkling high spirits. The filler is one of Herbert von Karajan's few successful Mozart recordings, aided immeasurably by the expert first-desk soloists of the Philharmonia.
Beethoven - The Piano Concertos - Rudolf Buchbinder, Wiener Philharmoniker (2014) {3CD Set Sony Classical 88883745212}

Beethoven - The Piano Concertos - Rudolf Buchbinder, Wiener Philharmoniker (2014) {3CD Set Sony Classical 88883745212}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 694 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 402 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (png) -> 84 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 2014 Sony Classical / Sony Music / Rudolf Buchbinder | 88883745212
Classical / Concerto / Piano / Orchestral

Veteran Austrian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder has turned in mid-career to live recordings, believing that the live situation makes possible a greater degree of spontaneity. In solo repertoire this has sometimes led him to follow his impulses into bold, unexpected interpretations. Here, in Beethoven's five piano concertos, there's less of an opportunity to color outside of the lines, even though Buchbinder serves as his own conductor (a tall order in Beethoven in itself). Yet his approach still works very well. He may deserve credit right off the bat for getting the sometimes recalcitrant Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra to go along with what he's doing; the performances have a satisfying unity between soloist and orchestra.
Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphonies No. 4 & No. 5 - Nikolaus Harnoncourt (2016) {Sony Classical 88875136452}

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphonies No. 4 & No. 5 - Nikolaus Harnoncourt (2016) {Sony Classical 88875136452}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 324 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 165 Mb
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© 2016 Sony Classical | 88875136452
Classical / Symphony

Nikolaus Harnoncourt and his period orchestra, Concentus Musicus Wien, never recorded a complete cycle of the symphonies of Ludwig van Beethoven, and this 2016 Sony release is their only recording of the Symphony No. 4 in B flat major and the Symphony No. 5 in C minor, made almost ten months before the conductor's death. Harnoncourt planned for this to be his last recording before his retirement, so it inevitably has the feeling of a valedictory performance, and one can also hear it as the orchestra's warm tribute to its leader and his sterling musicianship.
Miles Davis - Dark Magus (1974) {2CD Set CBS Sony Japan, Early Press, 50DP 719~20 rel 1987}

Miles Davis - Dark Magus (1974) {2CD Set CBS Sony Japan, Early Press, 50DP 719~20 rel 1987}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 636 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 240 Mb
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© 1974, 1987 CBS / Sony Inc. Japan | 50DP 719~20
Jazz / Fusion / Jazz Funk / Jazz Rock / Trumpet

In January 1973, David Liebman, the saxophonist who played on the first sessions of On The Corner let himself be persuaded to play with the group. It really wasn’t his kind of music, but he thought that “it was where things were happening,” and as was his habit, he joined the fray. And it was prodigious, even if Miles had reduced his band in an attempt to radicalize the Afro-funk directions of On The Corner. No more keyboards, except for a few touches by Miles himself and no more Indian instruments.

Walter "Wolfman" Washington - My Future Is My Past (2018)  Music

Posted by Domestos at April 21, 2018
Walter "Wolfman" Washington - My Future Is My Past (2018)

Walter "Wolfman" Washington - My Future Is My Past (2018)
MP3 CBR 320kbps | 00:48:52 | 114.18 Mb | Cover
Blues, Soul | Country: USA | Label: Anti

Walter Wolfman Washington is a soulful musician of rare talent, as well as a deep thinker and hip philosopher, and his hometown is New Orleans. Walter has cut his teeth for the last 50 years playing everywhere from European festivals to bars that Google Maps will never find. New Orleans is notorious for its wildness, parades, and celebrations. New Orleans is Mardi Gras, but it’s also the uptown class of Allen Toussaint and hip style and language of Dr. John. Walter has always embodied both, but finally we have a set of songs that reflects the yin to Walter’s bring-the-party yang. This is the record that we all have known he has in him.