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Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition - RPO/Casadesus        (1 of 3 found this review helpful)
  December 3, 2005

The cheapest version of this beautiful theme from Mussorgski i bought ... and the best ! Very impressive Multichannel sound, there is really nothing more to say.
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition - Janis/Dorati        (2 of 4 found this review helpful)
  October 25, 2005

Be careful: this is a 3 - channel Hybrid Stereo SACD, no surround ! But both parts, the piano version and the orchestral version are very impressive. Regarding the age of the taping it is amazing what possibilities we have today. Honestly i was disappointed at first because i never heard about 3 ... more
Depeche Mode: 101        (4 of 5 found this review helpful)
  October 3, 2005

Please take care, the Multichannel layer on this edition is not ok. Songs 4 - 5 on CD 1 having problems and do not play ! On the german amazon critics a few others did write about the same problem. In my opinion this is a hammer, a thing which never is allowed to take place for such an expensive ... more

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Depeche Mode question
April 15, 2006
Thanks and yes, i got today more quickly as expected the 1 - CD version from Amazon and it is .... the normal re-issue. I contacted them to correct it. Disappointing anyways because the last 4 tracks regarding the last CD issue are MISSING. Same with Speak & Spell ! So the best is you pay the 5 EURO more and buy the Deluxe Edition. Dunno what rode ... more
Depeche Mode question
April 14, 2006
I am not sure if i am correct in what i think i read: the new releases listed are double CD`s ( like an deluxe edition ) Here my first problem: Is CD 1 a "normal" CD and only CD 2 in 5.1 ? Second point: In addition i saw on Amazon "Music for the masses" listed as a 1 CD SACD, but couldn`t find any informatuon that all re-issues are ... more
Question about Downmix
January 29, 2006
When people talk about the Downmix, do they talk about the CD - layer ? And why do many think that those Dowmixes arent good ? D. ... more
Pictures at an exhibition, few questions about different editions
December 6, 2005
agree on the "hall" - argument, but when you just hear a little bit when tuning the rear to maximum no atmosphere will be given. Dieter ... more
Pictures at an exhibition, few questions about different editions
December 6, 2005
This sounds logical to me. I didnt expect much more as an ambience, like you describe it, so i was positive surprised about the Royal Philharmonic edition, which seems very expressive to me. But as i said before, some of the 3 - channel ones did find my applause as well. Dieter ... more