IF YOU'VE ENJOYED ANY (OR VERY MANY) OF THESE UNMOLESTED LP TRANSFERS THEN A MODEST CONTRIBUTION WOULD HAVE BEEN MUCH APPRECIATED...... https://www.paypal.me

18 Sep 2011

Bruno Walter / New York Philharmonic - Schubert. Symphony 9 -&- Dvorak. Symphony 8 - CBS 1946/7

Franz Schubert:  Symphony no.9 in C major - "The Great"
I:  Andante - Allegro ma non troppo  ~  IIAndante con moto  ~ III:  Scherzo (Allegro vivace)  ~  IVAllegro vivace     
Philips  GBL 5609   1962 UK reissue/matrices: G03588L 1L -3 / 2L -2.   Recorded: 22 April 1946 - Carnegie Hall, New York.
The US tape dubbing is rather lacking in frequency-range. Very slightly re-edited July 2012 with + ~2dB upper treble enhancement.
Antonin Dvorak: Symphony no.8 (4) in G major, op.88     
I:  Allegro con brio  ~  II:  Adagio  ~  III:  Allegretto grazioso   ~  IV:  Allegro ma non troppo    
EMI / Columbia  33CX 1036   Original 1953 LP.  EMI matrices: XLP 443 -6N / XLP 444 -5N    Recorded: 28 Nov.1947 - Carnegie Hall, New York.
July 2010 files extensively re-edited July 2012. Now single file. Side 2 amplified by +2.4 dB so as to match Side 1.
The sound is somewhat 'crumbly'  due to the original CBS discs-to-tape transfer.. see:  IDIS 6509 - MusicWeb 2007
2 files zip FLAC  Mega Download
New York Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra  conducted by  Bruno Walter      Schubert Sleeve/sleeve-note >>>