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Mahler: Symphony No. 8 - Gergiev        (2 of 3 found this review helpful)
  June 13, 2015

This is without doubt my favourite classical 5.1 SACD recording. Picking up on the other reviewers comments, the engineering is vastly superior to the other recordings of Mahler's 8th, revealing aspects of the music I wasn't able to pick up on some of the other recordings. Interestingly enough the ... more
Mahler: Symphony No. 9 - Zinman        (3 of 6 found this review helpful)
  July 12, 2014

Owning Zinman's recording of Mahler's first symphony with the Tonhalle Orchestra I acquired the Ninth on the reputation of this wonderful recording (and it's pretty amazing price). Listening to it today for the first time, I am a little bit disappointed as there are two major problems with this (at ... more

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44.1 khz input?
October 26, 2014
Hi All, I have a Denon 3313UD for my SACD needs and a recently acquired Onkyo TX-NR636, hooked up via HDMI. Playing my favourite of all my SACDs, the brillant 'Nightly' by Donald Fagen, the receiver reports correctly getting a DSD 2.0 signal, but at 44.1 kHz. I thought SACD is being encoded at 2.8224 MHz ? Can someone explain the ... more