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Stereophile R2D4 List (1996~2000)

1996 R2D4

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SCOTT HAMILTON QUARTET: In Concert
Scott Hamilton, tenor sax; Chris Flory, guitar; John Bunch, piano; Phil Flanigan, bass; Chuck Riggs, drums; Eiji Kitamura, clarinet
Concord Jazz CCD-4233 (CD only). Carl E. Jefferson, prod.; Tameo Kawada, Isao Itoh, Phil Edwards, engs. TT: 52:52

METALLICA: Metallica
Elektra 61113-2 (CD). Bob Rock, James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, prods.; Randy Staub, Mike Tacci, engs. TT: 62:39

DEBUSSY: Pelléas et Mélisande
Colette Alliot-Lugaz, Claudine Carlson, Didier Henry, Gilles Cachemaille, Pierre Thau; Montréal Symphony & Chorus, Charles Dutoit
London 430 502-2 (2 CDs only). Ray Minshull, prod.; John Dunkerley, eng. DDD. TT: 2:30:44

POULENC: Sinfonietta, Aubade
HAHN: Le bal de Béatrice d'Este
Ronald Corp, New London Orchestra
Hyperion CDA66347 (CD only). Arthur Johnson, prod.; Tony Faulkner, eng. DDD. TT: 63:57

RAY CHARLES: Genius + Soul = Jazz
DCC Compact Classics DZS-038. Creed Taylor, prod.; Steve Hoffman, Terry Howard, digital remastering. ADD. TT: 45:21

ORNETTE COLEMAN: The Shape of Jazz to Come
Ornette Coleman, alto sax; Don Cherry, cornet; Charlie Haden, bass; Billy Higgins, drums
Atlantic 1317-2 (CD). Nesuhi Ertegun, prod.; Bones Howe, eng. ADD. TT: 38:16

PROKOFIEV: Romeo and Juliet
Excerpts from Suites 1, 2, & 3
Myung-Whun Chung, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
DG 439 870-2 (CD only). Lennart Dehn, prod.; Wolfgang Mitlehner, Tonmeister; Reinhard Lagemann, eng. DDD. TT: 63:22

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony 15
Kurt Sanderling, Cleveland Orchestra
Erato 45815-2 (CD only). Friedemann Engelbrecht, prod.; Eberhard Sengpiel, Everett Porter, engs. DDD. TT: 50:38

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony 15
With: Incidental Music to The Gadfly
Maxim Shostakovich, London Symphony
Collins Classics 12062 (CD only). Andrew Keener, prod.; Simon Rhodes, eng. DDD. TT: 80:54

GENE KRUPA/BUDDY RICH: Krupa and Rich
Verve 314 521 643-2 (CD only). Norman Granz, prod.; Gary Mayo, mastering. AAD. TT: 72:01

THE WHO: Live at Leeds
MCA MCAD-11215 (CD). The Who, Jon Astley, prods.; Andy Macpherson, Jon Astley, remixing & remastering. A?D. TT: 77:08

JOAN OSBORNE: Relish
PolyGram 314 526 699-2 (CD). Rick Chertoff, prod.; William Wittman, eng. TT: 61:19

SUSAN WERNER: Last of the Good Straight Girls
Private Music 82126-2 (CD only). Fernando Saunders, prod.; Dan Grigsby, eng. TT: 48:30

LYLE LOVETT: I Love Everybody
Curb/MCA MCAD-10808 (CD). Lyle Lovett, Billy Williams, prods.; Nathaniel Kunkel, Gil Morales, engs. AAD. TT: 53:04

MARTI JONES: Any Kind of Lie
BNG 2040-2-R. Don Dixon, prod., eng.; Mark Williams, eng. TT: 39:37

SIRI'S SVALE BAND: Blackbird
Siri Beathe Gellein, vocals; John Pal Inderberg, alto & baritone sax, vocals; Bjorn Alterhaug, acoustic bass; Odd Magne Gridseth, acoustic & electric bass; Carl Haakon Waadeland, drums, percussion
Sonor SON CD 2001 (CD). Siri's Svale Band, prods.; Roger Valstad, prod. TT: 53:21
Available from Ars Jörg Kessler, Germany, Tel: (49) 40 82 55 67, Fax (49) 40 82 58 97.

FRANK SINATRA & DUKE ELLINGTON: Francis A. & Edward K.
Frank Sinatra, vocals; The Ellington Orchestra: Harry Carney, Russell Procope, Johnny Hodges, Jimmy Hamilton, Paul Gonsalves, saxes; Sam Woodyard, drums; Rev. Cootie Williams, "Growl" trumpet; Cat Anderson, "high" trumpet; Jimmy Hamilton, clarinet; Johnny Hodges, soul alto; Paul Gonsalves, tenor "uplift"; Lawrence Brown, trombone
Reprise FS 1024 (LP), 1024-2 (CD). Sonny Burke, prod.; Lee Herschberg, eng. TT: 35

FRITZ REINER: Vienna
Johann Strauss Jr.,: Morning Papers, Emperor Waltz, On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Vienna Blood,* Roses from the South,* Treasure Waltz,* Thunder and Lightning.* Josef Strauss: Village Swallows. Richard Strauss (arr. Reiner): Waltzes from Der Rosenkavalier. Weber (arr. Berlioz): Invitation to the Dance
Fritz Reiner, Chicago Symphony
RCA 68160-2 (CD only). Richard Mohr, prod.; Lewis Layton, eng. ADD. TT: 77:20

STRAUSS WALTZES
Includes the above asterisked titles, plus:Johann Strauss, Jr.: Artist's Life.Josef Strauss.: My Life is Love and Laughter.
Fritz Reiner, Chicago Symphony
Classic Records/RCA LSC-2500 (LP only). Richard Mohr, prod.; Lewis Layton, eng. AAA. TT: 39:55

PROKOFIEV: Piano Concerto 3*
SCHUMANN: Piano Concerto
Elektra 61113-2 (CD). Bob Rock, James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, prods.; Randy Staub, Mike Tacci, engs. TT: 62:39Van Cliburn; Fritz Reiner, Walter Hendl,* Chicago Symphony
RCA 62691-2 (CD only). Richard Mohr, prod.; Lewis Layton, eng. ADD. TT: 60:40

HENRI TEXIER "AZUR" QUARTET: An Indian's Week
Henri Texier, bass, percussion; Glenn Ferris, trombone; Tony Rabeson, drums; Bojan Zulfikarpasic, piano, Fender-Rhodes; Michel Portal, bandoneon; Louis Sclavis, clarinet, soprano sax
Harmonia Mundi/Label Bleu LBLC 6558HM83 (CD). Michel Orier, prod.; Bruno Menny, eng. DDD. TT: 74:37

PORTISHEAD: Dummy
Geoff Barrow, Fender Rhodes; Clive Deamer, drums; Beth Gibbons, vocals; Adrian Utley, bass; Neil Solman, organ; Richard Newell, drum programming; Dave McDonald, nose flute; Andy Hague, trumpet
Go! Discs 828 522-1 (LP). Portishead, A. Utley, prods. AAA.

ROSEANNE CASH: : King's Record Shop Concert
Columbia FC/CK 40777 (LP/CD). Rodney Crowell, prod.; Steve Marcantonio, Mark Linett, engs. TT: 38:48

RODNEY CROWELL: Diamonds & Dirt
Columbia FC/CK 44076 (LP/CD). Tony Brown, Rodney Crowell, prods.; Steve Marcantonio, eng. TT: 34:34

BEACH BOYS: : Pet Sounds
Capitol T 2458 (LP). Brian Wilson, prod.; Chuck Britz, eng. AAA. TT: 35:37
DCC Compact Classics LPZ-2006 (LP), GZS-1035 (gold CD). Steve Hoffman, mastering. AAA. TT: 35:37 CCD

CHARLES MINGUS: Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus
Eddie Preston, Richard Williams, Rolf Ericson, trumpets; Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, trombone; Don Butterfield, tuba; Jerome Richardson, soprano & baritone sax, flute; Dick Hafer, tenor sax, clarinet, flute; Booker Ervin, tenor sax; Eric Dolphy, alto sax, flute; Jackie Byard, piano; Jay Berliner, guitar; Charles Mingus, bass, piano; Walter Perkins, Dannie Richmond, drums
Impulse AS-54 (LP), A-54 (CD). Bob Thiele, prod.; Bob Simpson, eng. AAA/AAD. TT: 39:59
GRP/Impulse IMP-170 (LP). Michael Cuscuna, reissue prod. AAA. TT: 39:59

GIL EVANS: Out of the Cool
Gil Evans, piano; Jimmy Knepper, Keg Johnson, trombone; Tony Studd, bass trombone; Bill Barber, tuba; Charlie Persip, Elvin Jones, percussion; John Coles, Phil Sunkel, trumpet; Ray Beckenstein, Eddie Caine, alto sax, flute, piccolo; Budd Johnson, tenor & sporano sax; Bob Tricarico, bassoon, flute, piccolo; Ray Crawford, guitar; Ron Carter, bass
Impulse AS-4 (LP), A-4 (CD). Creed Taylor, prod. AAA/AAD. TT: 37:29

GRAM PARSONS: Grievous Angel
Warner/Reprise MS 2171 (LP). Gram Parsons, prod.; Hugh Davies, eng. AAA. TT:36:14
GRAM PARSONS: GP/Grievous Angel
Warner/Reprise 26018-2 (CD). Gram Parsons, Rick Grech, prods.; Hugh Davies, Ed Barton, engs. AAD. TT: 75:11

NEIL YOUNG: Tonight's the Night
Reprise MS 2221 (LP). David Briggs, Neil Young, prods. AAA. TT: 44:52

STRAVINSKY: Les Noces, The Rite of Spring
Eric Kujawsky, Redwood Symphony , Oakland Symphony Chorus
Clarity CCD-1005 (CD). TT: 59:47

CECIL TAYLOR: Cecil Taylor in Berlin '88
Cecil Taylor, piano; others
FMP LC 4557 (11 CDs). Jost Gebers, prod. TT: 12:04:01

KING CRIMSON: Thrak
Virgin 8 40313 2 (CD). King Crimson, David Bottrill, prods., engs. TT: 56:39

SONIC YOUTH: Washing Machine
Geffen DGC 24825 (LP, CD). Sonic Youth , John Ziket, engs., prods. TT: 65:25

JANIS IAN: Breaking Silence
Morgan Creek 2959-20023-2 (CD). Janis Ian, prod.; Jeff Balding, prod., eng. AAD. TT: 48:51
Analogue Productions AAPP 027 (LP). Doug Sax, mastering. AAA. TT: 44:44

ORNETTE COLEMAN: Beauty is a Rare Thing: The Complete Atlantic Recordings
Ornette Coleman, alto & tenor sax; Don Cherry, pocket trumpet, cornet; Charlie Haden, bass; Billy Higgins, Ed Blackwell, drums; others
Rhino/Atlantic R2-71410 (6 CDs). Nesuhi Ertegun, prod.; Yves Beavais, reissue prod. ADD. TT: 7:06:18

CAPTAIN BEEFHEART & HIS MAGIC BAND: Trout Mask Replica
Reprise 2027-2 (CD only). Frank Zappa, prod.; Dick Kunc, eng. AAD. TT: 79:06

LOVE: Love Story
Elektra Traditions/Rhino R2 73500 (2 CDs). Jac Holzman, Mark Abramson, Paul Rothchild, Bruce Botnick, Arthur Lee, prods. Compilation produced by Bill Inglot, Gary Stewart, Andrew Sandoval. ADD? TT: 2:39:04

TOM WAITS: Franks Wild Years
Island 90572-2 (CD). Tom Waits, prod.; Danny Leake, Biff Dawes, eng. AAD? TT: 56:46

PAUL SIMON: The Rhythm of the Saints
Warner Bros. 26098-2 (CD). Paul Simon, prod.; Roy Halee, eng. TT: 44:40

PAUL ROBESON: The Odyssey of Paul Robeson
Paul Robeson, vocals; Alan Booth, Lawrence Brown, piano; Sonny Terry, harmonica; Brownie McGhee, guitar
Omega Classics OCD 3007 (CD). Seymour Solomon, Paul Robeson, Jr., prods.; David Baker, digital eng. AAD(?). TT: 72:40

CHARLES MINGUS: Thirteen Pictures
Charles Mingus, bass, piano; Duke Ellington, piano; Jackie McLean, Eric Dolphy, John Handy, Yusef Lateef, saxes; Jimmy Knepper, trombone; Dannir Richmond, Max Roach, drums; others
Rhino/Atlantic Jazz Gallery R2 71402 (2 CDs). Joel Dorn, Hal Wilner, prods.; Gene Paul, remastering. AAD(?). TT: 2:08:59

GIL EVANS: Out of the Cool
Gil Evans, arranger, conductor, piano; The Gil Evans Orchestra
Impulse A-4 (LP, nla), Impulse/MCA MCAD-5653 (CD). Creed Taylor, prod. AAA/ADD. TT: 37:04
LALO SCHIFRIN: New Fantasy
Lalo Schifrin, arranger, conductor, piano; The Lalo Schifrin Orchestra
Verve V6 8601 (LP, nla). Creed Taylor, prod.; Rudy Van Gelder, eng. AAA. TT: 33:43

MICHEL LEGRAND: Legrand Jazz
Michel Legrand, arranger, conductor; mixed ensembles including: Miles Davis, trumpet; John Coltrane, Ben Webster, tenor sax; Art Farmer, Donald Byrd, trumpet; Bill Evans, piano.
Classic Records/Columbia CS 8079 (LP), Philips 830 074-2 (CD). AAA/AAD. TT: 44:47

TURTLE CREEK CHORALE: Postcards
Timothy Seelig, Turtle Creek Chorale
Reference Recordings RR-61 (LP), RR-61CD (HDCD CD). J. Tamblyn Henderson, Jr., prod.; Keith O. Johnson, eng.; Michael "Pflash" Pflaumer, HDCD eng. AAA/DDD. TT: 60:00

BALTIMORE CONSORT: Bright Star Day
Custer LaRue, soprano
Dorian DOR-90198 (CD only). Douglas Brown, prod.; Craig D. Dory, Douglas Brown, David H. Walters, Brian C. Peters, engs. DDD. TT: 67:19

SCHUMANN: Symphonies 2 & 3
David Zinman, Baltimore Symphony
Telarc CD-80182 (CD only). James Mallinson, prod.; Jack Renner, eng. DDD. TT: 69:50

JAN GARBAREK/HILLIARD ENSEMBLE: Officium
Jan Garbarek, saxophones; Hilliard Ensemble, voices
ECM New Series 1525 (78118-21525-2, CD only). Manfred Eicher, prod.; Peter Laenger, tonmeister. DDD. TT: 77:41

WILLIAM WALTON: Symphony 1, Cello Concerto
Robert Cohen, cello; Andrew Litton, Bournemouth Symphony
London 443 450-2 (CD only). Chris Hazell, prod.; Simon Eadon, Philip Siney, engs. DDD. TT: 73:57

WEBER: Bassoon Concerto in F; Andante e Rondo Ungarese for Bassoon & Orchestra
HUMMEL: Bassoon Concerto in F
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon; Sir Neville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Philips 432 081-2 (CD). DDD. TT: 49:57

HANDEL: Messiah
Jennifer Vyvyan, soprano; Monica Sinclair, mezzo; Jon Vickers, tenor; Giorgio Tozzi, bass; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus, Sir Thomas Beecham
RCA 61266-2 (3 CDs only). John Pfeiffer, reissue prod. ADD. TT: 2:41:18

MONTEVERDI: Vespro della Beata Vergine
Soloists; La Chappelle Royale Orchestra & Chorus, Collegium Vocale, Les Saqueboutiers de Toulouse; Philippe Herreweghe
Harmonia Mundi 901247.48 (2 CDs only). Pere Casulleras, eng. DDD. TT: 89:31

CALAMUS: The Splendour of al-Andalus
Arab-Andalusian Music of the 12th to the 15th centuries
Eduardo Paniagua, chabbada, flutes, salterio, târ, cymbals, voice; Luis Delgado, oud, citola, guimbri, doira, târ, handclaps, voice; Begoña Olavide, voice, quanun, salterio, caraqebs, târ, darûga; Rosa Olavide, voice, rabel, viola, portative organ, cymbals; Carlos Paniagua, darbûga, t'abila, pandero, campanillas, voice
M•A Recordings M026A (CD only). Todd Garfinkle, prod., eng. DDD. TT: 60:10
To order, fax M•A Recordings: (818) 783-4938.

WAGNER: Tristan und Isolde
Siegfried Jerusalem, Tristan; Waltraud Meier, Isolde; Matti Salminen, King Marke; Falk Struckmann, Kurwenal; Marjane Lipovsek, Brangäne; Johan Botha, Melot; others; Berliner State Opera Chorus, Berlin Philharmonic, Daniel Barenboim
Teldec 94568-2 (4 CDs only). Martin Sauer, prod.; Ulrich Ruscher, eng. DDD. TT: 3:55:38

MOZART: Le Nozze di Figaro
Alastair Miles, bass-baritone (Figaro); Nuccia Focile, soprano (Susanna); Alessandro Corbelli, baritone (Count Almaviva); Carol Vaness, soprano (Countess Almaviva); Susanne Mentzer, mezzo (Cherubino); others; Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Chorus, Sir Charles Mackerras
Telarc CD-80388 (3 CDs only). James Mallinson, prod.; Jack Renner, eng. DDD. TT: 3:28:33

RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto 3
TCHAIKOVKSY: Piano Concerto 1
Martha Argerich, piano; Riccardo Chailly, Berlin RSO (Rachmaninoff); Kirill Kondrashin, Bavarian RSO (Tchaikovsky)
Philips 446 673-2 (CD only). ADD. TT: 73:12

STEVE REICH: Music for 18 Musicians
ECM 1129 (78118-21129-2, CD). Rudolph Werner, prod.; Klaus Hiemann, eng. AAD. TT: 56:31

THE POLICE: Message in a Box (The Complete Recordings)
A&M 31454 0150 2 (4 CDs). David Collins, mastering; many prods., engs. TT: 4:45:34

MIDNIGHT OIL: 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1
Columbia CK 38996 (CD). Midnight Oil, prods.; Nick Launay, prod., eng. TT: 48:20

SIMPLE MINDS: Street Fighting Years
A&M 75021-3927-2 (CD). Stephen Lipson, Trevor Horn, prods.; Heff Moraes, Robin Hancock, engs. AAD. TT: 61:13

FISHBONE: Give a Monkey a Brain...and He'll Swear He's the Center of the Universe
Columbia CK 52764 (CD). Fishbone, prods.; Terry Date, prod., eng. TT: 63:58

APOLLO SAXOPHONE QUARTET: First & Foremost
Argo 443 903-2 (CD only). Christopher Pope, John Harle, prods.; Neil Hutchinson, John Harle, engs. DDD. TT: 52:19

HAROLD BUDD: She is a Phantom, In Delius' Sleep
Harold Budd, piano, voice; Zeitgeist
New Albion NA066CD (CD only). Russ Borud, eng. DDD. TT: 47:37

THE KINKS: Everybody's in Showbiz
Rhino R2 70935. Ray Davies, prod.; Mike Hobak, eng. (studio tracks). ADD. TT: 71:20

CONJUNTO CESPEDES: Una Sola Casa
Green Linnet GLCD 4007 (CD). John Santos, prod.; Rob Holland, eng; John Santos, Ro! b Holland, Guillermo Cespedes, mix. TT: 52:39

SAINT-SAËNS: Piano Concerto 2
FRANCK: Symphonic Variations
Artur Rubinstein, piano; Alfred Wallenstein, Symphony of the Air
Classic Records/RCA Living Stereo LSC-2234 (LP only). AAA. TT: 46:22

THE ROYAL BALLET: Gala Performances
Suites from The Nutcracker, La Boutique, Coppelia, Giselle, Swan Lake, Carnaval, Sleeping Beauty, Les Sylphides
Ernest Ansermet, Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden
Classic Records/RCA Living Stereo LDS-6065 (2 LPs). AAA. TT: 89:22

DEBUSSY: String Quartet in g
RAVEL: String Quartet in F
Quartetto Italiano
Philips 835 361 AY (LP). AAA. TT: 68:33

REVUELTAS: Night of the Mayas
With: Homenaje a Federico García Lorca, Sensemaya, Ocho X Radio, Toccata, Alcanfas, Planos
Eduardo Mata, New Philharmonia Orchestra; David Atherton, London Sinfonietta; Luis Herrera de la Fuente, Orquesta Sinfónica de Jalapa
Catalyst 62672-2 (CD only). Charles Gerhardt, Andrew Kazdin, prods.; Kenneth Wilkinson, Samuel Ovilla Sárate, eng.; Karl Hereim, remastering; Tim Page, executive prod. ADD. TT: 69:28

STEPS AHEAD: Steps Ahead
Michael Brecker, tenor sax; Eliane Elias, piano; Eddie Gomez, bass; Mike Mainieri, vibes, synthivibe, marimba; Peter Erskine, drums
Elektra Musician 60168-1/2 (LP/CD). Steps Ahead, prods.; James Farber, eng. AAA/AAD. TT: 47:07

MIKE GARSON: The Oxnard Sessions, Volume Two
Mike Garson, piano; Eric Marienthal, alto & soprano sax; Brian Bromberg, acoustic bass; Ralph Humphrey, drums; Billy Mintz, drums (one track)
Reference Recordings RR-53 (LP), RR-53CD (HDCD CD). J. Tamblyn Henderson, prod.; Keith O. Johnson, eng. AAA/DDD. TT: 73:52

THE EAGLES: Hell Freezes Over
Geffen GEFD-24725 (CD). Eagles, prods.; Elliot Scheiner, eng., mix (live tracks); Rob Jacobs, eng., mix (studio tracks). ADD. TT: 74:10

JOHN RUTTER: Requiem, Five Anthems
Turtle Creek Chorale, The Women's Chorus of Dallas; Nancy Keith, soprano; Joel Martinson, organ; David Williams, harp; Christopher Adkins, cello; Dennis Brickman, oboe; Michael Burton, timpani; Michael Pfeifer, percussion; Ross Powell, clarinet; Michael Sullivan, Lois Weaver, flute; Timothy Seelig, conductor
Reference Recordings RR-57CD (HDCD CD). J. Tamblyn Henderson, Jr., prod.; Keith O. Johnson, eng.. Second Engineer, Michael "Pflash" Pflaumer, HDCD eng. DDD. TT: 59:34

JANIS IAN: Breaking Silence
Analogue Productions AAPP 027 (LP). Janis Ian, prod.; Jeff Balding, prod., eng.; Doug Sax, mastering. AAA. TT: 44:44

MEL TORMÉ: Mel Tormé and Friends
Recorded Live at Marty's, New York City
Finesse W2X 37484 (2 LPs). Norman Schwartz, prod.; Dale Ashby, "Big John" Laberdie, engs. AAA. TT: 87:00

PETER TOWNSHEND/RONNIE LANE: Rough Mix
British Polydor Deluxe 2442 147 (LP), MCA 2295 (LP). OOP. Glyn Johns, prod., eng.; Doug Sachs (sic), mastering. AAA. TT: 37:00
Atco 90097-2 (CD). (If you insist, but all sonic bets are off.)

JOHN FAHEY & HIS ORCHESTRA: After the Ball
Reprise MS 2145 (LP). Denny Bruce, John Fahey, prods.; Doug Decker, eng. AAA. TT: 28:00

HANK GARLAND: Jazz Winds from a New Direction
Columbia CS 8372 ("six-eye" LP). AAA. TT: 32:00

MENDELSSOHN: Symphony 5 ("Reformation")
Arturo Toscanini, NBC Symphony
RCA 60284-2 (mono CD only). John Pfeiffer, remastering prod.; Arthur Fiero, remastering eng. ADD. TT: 63:59

MOZART: String Quartets
K.387, 421, 428, 458, 464, 465, 499, 575, 589, 590
Suske Quartet
Berlin Classics BC 2116-2 (4 CDs only). Heniz Wagner, prod.; Jorst Kunze, eng. AAD. TT: 4:23:48

DAVE BRUBECK QUARTET: Time Out
Dave Brubeck, piano; Paul Desmond, alto sax; Joe Morello, drums; Eugene Wright, bass
Columbia CL 1397 (mono LP), CS 8192 (stereo LP), CK 40585 (CD), CK 52860 (SBM CD). Teo Macero, prod.; Fred Plaut, Robert Waller, engs. AAA/AAD. TT: 38:32

SIMPLY RED: Picture Book
Elektra E1/E2-60452 (LP/CD). Stewart Levine, prod.; Femi J, eng. AAA/AAD. TT: 44:28

JOHN COLTRANE/JOHNNY HARTMAN: Thrak
John Coltrane & Johnny HartmanJohn Coltrane, tenor sax; McCoy Tyner, piano; Jimmy Garrison, bass; Elvin Jones, drums; Johnny Hartman, vocals
MCA/Impulse GR-157 (LP). Bob Thiele, prod.; Rudy Van Gelder, eng.; Erick Labson, remastering. AAA. TT: 30:34

THE ROYAL BALLET:Gala Performances
Suites from The Nutcracker, La Boutique, Coppelia, Giselle, Swan Lake, Carnaval, Sleeping Beauty, Les Sylphides
Ernest Ansermet, Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden
Classic Records/RCA Living Stereo Soria Series LDS-6065 (2 LPs). TBA: Classic Records 45rpm limited edition. AAA. TT: 89:22

BILLIE HOLIDAY: Songs for Distingué Lovers
Harry "Sweets" Edison, trumpet; Ben Webster, tenor sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Barry Kessel, guitar; Red Mitchell, Alvin Stoller, bass; Joe Mondragon, Larry Bunker, drums
Classic Records/Verve MGVS-6021 (LP, 45rpm version preferred). Norman Granz, prod. AAA.

MADELEINE DRING: Shades of Dring
Music by Madeleine Dring, arranged by Lennie Niehaus and performed by Leigh Kaplan, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Shelly Manne, drums; Bud Shank, Bill Perkins, flute & alto sax
Cambria Records C-1016 (LP). Earl & Leigh Ann Kaplan, Lance Bowling, prods.; Rick Riccio, eng. AAA. TT: 31:52

ZZ TOP: Tres Hombres
Billy Gibbons, guitar, vocals; Dusty Hill, bass, vocals; Frank "Rube" Beard, drums
London XPS 631 (LP). Bill Ham, prod.; Terry Manning, Robin Brian, engs. AAA. TT: 33:24

CLARK TERRY/FRANK WESS: Big Band Basie
Clark Terry, Frank Wess, Bob Lark, DePaul University Jazz Ensemble I
Reference Recordings RR-63CD (HDCD CD). J. Tamblyn Henderson, prod.; Keith O. Johnson, eng.; Michael "Pflash" Pflaumer, HDCD eng. DDD. TT: 58:58

KETÉLBEY: Music of Ketélbey
"In a Persian Market," "In a Monastery Garden," "In a Chinese Temple Garden," "In the Mystic Land of Egypt," others
Laurence Dale, tenor; Michael Reeves, piano; Ambrosian Chorus; London Promenade Orchestra, Alexander Faris
Philips 400 011-2 (CD only). DDD. TT: 55:11

MILES DAVIS: Kind of Blue
Miles Davis, trumpet; John Coltrane, tenor sax; Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, alto sax; Bill Evans or Wynton Kelly, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; James Cobb, drums
Columbia/Legacy Mastersound Limited Edition CK 52861 (CD). Teo Macero, prod.; Amy Herot, reissue prod.; Fred Plaut, Robert Waller, engs. ADD? TT: 45:38

KEITH JARRETT: At the Blue Note: The Complete Recordings
Keith Jarrett, piano; Gary Peacock, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums
ECM 1575-80 (78118-21575-2, 6 CDs only). Manfred Eicher, prod.; Jan Erik Kongshaug, eng. DDD. TT: 7:03:49

PATRICIA BARBER: Café Blue
Patricia Barber, vo! cals, piano; John McLean, guitars; Michael Arnopol, bass; Mark Walker, drums, percussion, body parts
Premonition PREM-737-2 (CD only). Patricia Barber, prod.; Jim Anderson, eng. DDD. TT: 62:51

CHARLES LLOYD: The Call
Charles Lloyd, tenor sax; Bobo Stenson, piano; Anders Jormin, bass; Billy Hart, drums
ECM 1522 (78118-21522-2, CD only). Manfred Eicher, prod.; Jan Erik Kongshaug, eng. DDD. TT: 76:52

DUKE ELLINGTON: All Star Band
Duke Ellington, piano; Harold "Shorty" Baker, Willie Cook, Clark Terry, trumpets; Ray Nance, cornet, vocal; Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman, John Sanders, trombones; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Russell Procope, alto sax, clarinet; Paul Gonsalves, tenor sax; Jimmy Hamilton, tenor sax, clarinet; Harry Carney, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Joe Benjamin, bass; Sam Woodyard, drums
Signature AGK-39137 (CD). (Also available as Doctor Jazz WGK-39137.) Bob Thiele, prod. Jack Towers, eng. AAD? TT: 71:02

SIBELIUS: Symphonies 2 & 6
Sir Colin Davis, London Symphony
RCA 68218-2 (CD only). Michael Bremner, prod.; Tony Faulkner, eng. TT: 72:53

SEAL: Seal
ZZT 96256-2 (CD). Trevor Horn, prod.; Tim Weidner, Carmen Rizzo, Steve Fitzmaurice, Gregg Jackman, Robin Barclay, Paul Wright, Sean Chenery, engs. TT: 50:33

HANDEL: Giustino
Michael Chance, countertenor; Dorothea R;doschmann, soprano; Dawn Kotoski, alto; Freiburger Barockorchester, Nicholas McGegan
Harmonia Mundi 907130.32 (3 CDs only). Robina Young, prod.; Brad Michel, eng. DDD. TT: 2:53:24

JAMES MacMILLAN: Seven Last Words from the Cross, Cantos Sagrados
Soloists; London Chamber Orchestra, James MacMillan
Catalyst 68125-2 (CD only). Ralph Mace, prod.; Arne Akselberg, eng. DDD. TT: 67:56

LUTOSLAWSKI: Symphonies 3 & 4
with Les Espaces du Sommeil
John Shirley Quirk, bass; Los Angeles Philharmonic, Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony Classical SK 66280 (CD only). David Mottley, prod.; Bud Graham, Richard King, engs. DDD. TT: 67:50

FREDERICA VON STADE: Voyage à Paris
Frederica von Stade, mezzo; Martin Katz, piano
RCA 62711-2 (CD only). John Pfeiffer, prod.; Anthony Salvatore, eng. DDD. TT: 70:04

ANONYMOUS 4: The Lily and the Lamb
Chant and Polyphony from Medieval England
Harmonia Mundi 907125 (CD only). Paul F. Witt, prod.; Tony Faulkner, eng. DDD. TT: 66:45

BEACH BOYS: Pet Sounds
Brother/Reprise MS 2197 (LP), Capitol CDP 7 48421 2 (CD*). Brian Wilson, prod. AAA. TTs: 36:00, 43:00*

X: Los Angeles
Slash SR-104 (LP). Ray Manzarek, prod.; Rick Perrotta, Norm Graichen, engs. AAA. TT: 27:15

PERE UBU: The Modern Dance
Blank 001 (LP). Pere Ubu, Ken Hamann, prods.; Ken Hamman, Paul Hamman, Mike Bishop, engs. AAA. TT: 36:37

MINUTEMEN: Double Nickels on the Dime
SST 028 (2 LPs). Ethan James, prod., eng. AAA. TT: 79:14

GRATEFUL DEAD: Live Dead
Warner Bros. 2WS 1830 (2 LPs). Grateful Dead, prods., Bob Matthews, Betty Cantor, prods., engs. AAA. TT: 75:07

MAN OF LA MANCHA: Original Broadway Cast
MCA MCAD-31065 (CD). Michael Kapp, prod. ADD. TT: 45:51

HESPERION XX: Cansos de Trobairitz
Montserrat Figueras, soprano; Hesperion XX, Jordi Savall, dir.
EMI 065-30 941 (LP). Gerd Berg, prod.; Johann-Nikolaus Matthes, eng. AAA.

KORNGOLD: Sinfonietta, Sursum Corda
Matthias Bamert, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos CHAN 9317 (CD only). Ralph Couzens, prod.; Don Hartridge, eng. DDD. TT: 62:42

MALCOLM ARNOLD: Symphonies 5 & 6
Richard Hickox, London Symphony
Chandos CHAN 9385 (CD only). Brian Couzens, prod.; Ralph Couzens, eng. DDD. TT: 57:46

TOM RAPP: Stardancer
Blue Thumb BTS-44 (LP only). Thomas D. Rapp, prod.; Gene Eichelberger, eng. AAA. TT: 36:45

ROBBIE ROBERTSON/RED ROAD ENSEMBLE: Music for The Native Americans
Capitol CDP 8 28295 2 (CD only). Robbie Robertson, prod.; Patrick McCarthy, eng. ??D. TT: 54:30

GINGER BAKER TRIO: Going Back Home
Ginger Baker, drums; Bill Frisell, electric guitar; Charlie Haden, bass
Atlantic 82652-2 (CD only). Chip Stern, prod.; Ginger Baker, Yves Beauvais, co-prods.; Malcolm Cecil, Steve Holroyd, engs. A?D. TT: 45:10

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Norfolk Rhapsody No.1 in e, In the Fen Country, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis for Double String Orchestra, Five Variants of "Dives and Lazarus"
Bryden Thomson, London Philharmonic Orchestra
Musical Heritage Society MHS 512595 (CD only). Brian Couzens, prod.; Ralph Couzens, Philip Couzens, engs. DDD. TT: 59:18

MISSA LUBA: An African Mass
Muungano National Choir, Kenya; Boniface Mganga, conductor
Philips 426 836-2 (CD only). Job Maarse, prod.; Pieter Boer, Martin Dubbeldam, engs. DDD. TT: 49:54

SONNY STITT: Sonny Stitt Blows the Blues
Sonny Stitt, alto sax; Lou Levy, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Mel Lewis, drums
Classic Records/Verve MG VS 6149 (LP only). AAA.

BRUCKNER: Symphony 9
Gerd Albrecht, Czech Philharmonic
Canyon Classics EC 3690-2 (CD only). Tomyoshi Ezaki, prod. DDD. TT: 60:30

PURCELL & BLOW: Songs & Instrumental Music
Christine Brandis, soprano; Mary Springfels, gamba; Nicholas McGegan, Arcadian Academy
Harmonia Mundi 907167 (CD only). Robina Young, prod.; Paul F. Witt, eng. DDD. TT: 75:55

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LIKE AS A HART: Psalms & Spiritual Songs
Joseph Flummerfelt, Westminster Choir College of Rider University
Chesky CD138 (CD only). 1996. David Chesky, prod.; Norman Chesky, exec. prod.; Bob Katz, eng. DDD. TT: 75:01

JOHN LEE HOOKER: Don't Turn Me from Your Door: John Lee Hooker Sings His Blues
John Lee Hooker, vocals, guitar; Eddie Kirkland, vocals, guitar; bassist unknown
Atco 82365-2 (CD only). 1962. Henry Stone, prod.; Stephen Innocenzi, digital remastering. ??? TT: 43:35

NIRVANA: In Utero
Geffen DGC/DGCD-24607 (LP/CD). 1993. Steve Albini, Bob Weston, prods.; Scott Litt, eng. AAA/AAD. TT: 41:23

COUNTING CROWS: August and Everything After
Geffen DGCD-24528 (CD only). 1993. T-Bone Burnett, prod.; Paul McCarthy, eng. AAD. TT: 51:47

NATHANIEL ROSEN: Reverie: Romantic Music for Quiet Times
Works by Satie, Fauré, Brahms, Elgar, Debussy, Rachmaninoff, etc.
Nathaniel Rosen, cello; Doris Stevenson, piano; with Arturo Delmoni, violin, and Kaaren Erickson, soprano
John Marks JMR 10 (CD only). 1996. John Marks, Arturo Delmoni, prods.; Jerry Bruck, eng.; Michael Karas, asst. eng.; Bob Ludwig, mastering eng. DDD. TT: 68:20

DVORÁK: Romance
MASSENET: Meditation from Thaïs
MENDELSSOHN: Violin Concerto
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: The Lark Ascending
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin; Andrew Litton, Philharmonia Orchestra
RCA 61700-2 (CD only). 1993. David Frost, prod.; Tony Faulkner, eng.; Bob Rapley, editor; Michael Dutton, technical advisor. DDD. TT: 58:37

PROFESSOR LONGHAIR: Crawfish Fiesta
Alligator ALCD 4718 (CD only). 1980. Bruce Iglauer, Andy Kaslow, Allison Kaslow, Mac Rebennack, prods.; Freddie Breitberg, Skip Goodwin, engs. ???. TT: 42:35

TOM WAITS: Heartattack and Vine
Elektra 295-2 (CD only). 1980. Bones Howe, prod., eng.; Geoff Howe, eng. AAD. TT: 44:32

JIMMY SCOTT: All the Way
Johnny Mandel, Dale Oehler, John Clayton, arrangers
Blue Horizon/Sire/Warner Bros. 26955-2 (CD only). 1992. Tommy LiPuma, prod.; Seymour Stein, Joe McEwen, Bill Bentley, exec. prods.; Al Schmitt, eng. AAD. TT: 47:12

THE REPLACEMENTS: Pleased to Meet Me
Sire 25557-2 (CD only). 1987. Jim Dickinson, prod.; John Hampton, Joe Hardy, engs. ??D. TT: 33:34

THOMAS RAPP/PEARLS BEFORE SWINE: City Of Gold
Reprise RS 6442 (LP only). 1971. Tom Rapp, prod. AAA. TT: 27:21

CAPTAIN BEEFHEART & THE MAGIC BAND: Lick My Decals Off, Baby
Straight/Reprise RS 6420 (LP), Enigma Retro 7 73394 2 (CD). 1970. Captain Beefheart, prod. AAA/AAD. TT: 38:53

DEAD CAN DANCE: Into the Labyrinth
4AD DAD-3013 (2 LPs). 1994. Brendan Perry, prod., eng. AAA. TT: 55:24

HILDEGARD VON BINGEN: Complete Works, Vol.1
Sinfonye, Stevie Wishart, dir. Members of the Oxford Girls' Choir
Celestial Harmonies 13127-2 (CD only). 1995. Stevie Wishart, prod.; Tony Faulkner, eng. DDD. TT: 61:49

THE SILOS: The Silos
RCA 2051-1-R (LP), 2051-2 (CD only). 1990. Peter Moore, Bob Rupe, and Walter-Salas Humara, prods.; Peter Moore and Peter Yianilos, eng. ???. TT: 41:01

SOUTHERN CULTURE ON THE SKIDS: Dirt Track Date
Telestar Records TR020 (LP) DGCD-24821 (CD). 1995. Mark Williams and Southern Culture on The Skids, prods.; Mark Williams, engs. ??? TT: 43:53

PJ HARVEY: 4-Track Demos
Island 314-518 450 (CD only). 1993. PJ Harvey, prod. ??? TT: 47:40

ROBERT ASHLEY: Private Parts (The Record)
Lovely Music Ltd. 1001 (CD only). 1970/1990. Robert Ashley and "Blue" Gene Tyranny, prods. ??? TT: 45:39

JOE LOVANO: Quartets: Live at the Village Vanguard
Joe Lovano, tenor, soprano, and C-melody sax; Tom Harrell, trumpet, flugelhorn; Mulgrew Miller, piano; Anthony Cox, Christian McBride, acoustic bass; Billy Hart, Lewis Nash, drums
Blue Note CDP 8 29125 2 (2 CDs only). 1996. Joe Lovano, Michael Cuscuna, prods.; David Baker, eng. DDD. TT: 2:07:40

TIGER OKOSHI: Two Sides to Every Story
Tiger Okoshi, trumpet; Mike Stern, electric guitar; Gil Goldstein, acoustic piano; Dave Holland, acoustic bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums
JVC JVCXR-0004-2 (CD only). 1995. Akira Taguchi, prod.; Jim Anderson, eng. AAD. TT: 69:31

RAGTIME: The Musical
Music by Stephen Flaherty. Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens. 1996 Toronto Cast. Ted Sperling, cond.
RCA Victor 68629-2 (CD only). 1996. Jay David Saks, prod.; James P. Nichols, eng. DDD. TT: 62:07

OFFENBACH: Les Contes d'Hoffman(The Tales of Hoffman)
Joan Sutherland, Stella, Olympia, Giulietta, Antonia; Plácido Domingo, Hoffman; Gabriel Bacquier, Lindorf, Coppélius, Departutto, Dr. Miracle; Huguette Tourangeau, La Muse, Nicklausse. Choruses: Radio de la Suisse Romande, Pro Arte de Lausanne, du Brassus; André Charlet, chorus master; L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Richard Bonynge
London OSA-13106 (3 LPs, nla), 417 363-2 (2 CDs). 1972/1986. John Mordler, prod.; James Lock, Colin Moorfoot, engs. AAA/ADD. TT: 2:21:26

DOUG MacLEOD: Come to Find
Doug MacLeod, acoustic guitar, vocals; Charlie Musselwhite, harmonica; Bill Stuve, acoustic bass; Jimi Bott, drums; Black Cherry, backup vocals
AudioQuest Music AQ-1027 (LP), AQ-CD1027 (CD only). 1995. Joe Harley, prod.; Michael C. Ross, eng. AAA/AAD. TT: 52:27

SHOSTAKOVICH: Cello Concerto 1, Piano Concerto 1
William DeRosa, cello; Valentina Lisitsa, piano; Sarah Caldwell, Ekatherinburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Audiofon CD-72060 (CD only). 1996. Julian H. Kreeger prod.; Peter McGrath, eng. TT: 52:46

BRAHMS: Piano Trio, Op.8; Piano Quartet, Op.60
Arthur Delmoni, violin; Marcus Thompson, viola; Ronald Thomas, cello; Christopher O'Riley (Op.8), Mihae Lee (Op.60), piano
Northeastern NR-244 (CD only). 1990. Ronald Thomas, prod.; John Newton, eng. DDD. TT: 70:43

SCHUBERT: The Late Piano Sonatas
Sonatas D.958, 959, 960; Allegretto, D.915; Three Piano Pieces, D.946
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 419 229-2 (2 CDs only). 1987. Rainer Brock, prod.; Gunter Hermanns, eng. DDD. TT: 2:20:41

ANN ARBOR BLUES & JAZZ FESTIVAL 1972
Atlantic SD 2-502 (2 LPs only). 1972. Michael Cuscuna, Tunc Erim, prods.; Jimmy Douglass, prod., eng.; George Piros, mastering. AAA. TT: ca 84:00

SMALL FACES: Ogden's Nut Gone Flake
(British) Immediate IMSP 012 (LP). 1968. Steve Marriott, Ronnie Lane, prods.; Glyn Johns, eng. AAA. TT: 38:30

JAMES HORNER: Jumanji (original soundtrack)
Epic Soundtrax EK 67424 (CD only). 1995. James Horner, prod.; Shawn Murphy, eng. AAD. TT: 51:08

MICHEL JONASZ: La fabuleuse histoire de Mister Swing
WEA (West Germany) 2292-42338-2 (2 CDs only). 1988. Michel Kintzig, prod.; Patrick Clody, Guy Marseguerra, Patrice Cramer, engs. DDD. TT: 96:51

SMALL FACES: The Anthology (1965-1967)
Deram 31453-3284 3 (2 CDs). 1996. Remastered by Gary Moore, ??? TT: 84:39

BOBBY FULLER: Shakedown! The Texas Tapes Revisited
Del-Fi DFBX 2902 (2 CDs). 1996. Gary Tanenbaum, Randy Fuller, prods.; Charlie Watts, Paul Tavenner, engs. ???. TT: 2:10:37

MOZART: Piano Concertos 21 & 24, K.467 & K.491
Eugene Istomin, piano; Gerard Schwarz, Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Reference Recordings RR-68CD (CD only). 1996. Adam Stern, J. Tamblyn Henderson Jr., prods; Keith O. Johnson, eng. DDD.TT: 59:34

RONNIE EARL: Eye to Eye
Ronnie Earl, guitar; Willie "Pinetop" Perkins, piano; Calvin "Fuzz" Jones, bass; Willie "Big Eyes" Smith, drums; Bruce Katz, Hammond B3 organ.
AudioQuest Music AQ-CD1043 (CD only). 1996. Joe Harley, Ronnie Earl, prods; Michael C. Ross, eng. AAD. TT: 68:26

RAMIREZ: Misa Criolla
José Carreras, tenor; Coral Salve de Laredo; Sociedad Coral de Bilbao, Jose Luis Ocejo
Philips 420 955-2 (CD only). 1988. Job Maarse, prod.; John Newton, eng. DDD. TT: 43:34

PROCOL HARUM: A Salty Dog
A&M SP4179 (LP). 1969. Matthew Fisher, prod.; Ken Scott, Ian Stuart, engs. AAA. TT: 39:55

STRAVINSKY: The Rite of Spring, Les Noces
Eric Kujawsky, Redwood Symphony, Oakland Symphony Chorus
Clarity CCD-1005 (CD only). 1993. Ed Woods, prod.; Bob Porter, eng. DDD. TT: 59:45

HEROLD/LANCHBERY: La Fille Mal Gardee
John Lanchbery, Covent Garden Orchestra
London/Classic CSCD-6252 (CD only). 1996. AAD. TT: 50:47

PROKOFIEV: Romeo & Juliet, Op.75; Cinderella, Opp.95 & 97; 3 Pieces for Piano, Op.96
Frederic Chiu, piano
Harmonia Mundi 907150 (CD only). 1996. Brad Michel, eng.; Robina G. Young, prod. DDD. TT: 64:22

FALLA: Nights in the Gardens of Spain
ALBENIZ: Rapsodia Espanola Op.70; Concierto Fantastico Op.78
TURINA: Rapsodia Sinfonica Op.66
Jean-Francois Heisser, piano; Jesus Lopez-Cobos, Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
Erato 0630-14775-2 (CD only). 1996. Jean-Martial Galaz, eng.; Jean-Pierre Loisil, prod. DDD. TT: 70:00

SOUNDGARDEN: Badmotorfinger
A&M 75021-5374-2 (CD only). 1991. Soundgarden, Terry Date, prods.; Terry Date, eng. AAD. TT: 57:49

SUZANNE VEGA: Days of Open Hand
A&M CD-5293 (CD only). 1990. Anton Sanko, Suzanne Vega, prods.; Hugh Padgham, mix; Patrick McCarthy, Geoff Keehn, engs. ADD. TT: 45:52

THE BAND: The Band
Capitol CDP 7 46493 2 (CD only). 1969. The Band, John Simon, prods.; Joe Zagarino, Tony May, engs., mix. AAD. TT: 43:56

EMILY BEZAR: Moon in Grenadine
Emily Bezar, vocals, piano, electronic keyboards; Morris Acevedo, guitar; Andrew Higgins, bass; Steve Rossi, drums. With: Chris Grady, trumpet; Dave Barrett, tenor sax
DemiVox DVX699 (CD only). 1996. Emily Bezar, prod.; Bob Hodas, Mike Cresswell, engs., mix. HDCD. TT: 64:27

ROSSINI: Gugliemo Tell
Sherrill Milnes, Tell; Lucinao Pavarotti, Arnold; Mirella Freni, Matilde; Nicolai Ghiaurov, Gualtiero; others; Ambrosian Opera Chorus, National Philharmonic Orchestra, Riccardo Chailly
London 417 154-2 (4 CDs only). 1978-79. James Mallinson, Michael Haas, prods. ADD. TT: 3:54:44

THE AGE OF BEL CANTO
Arias, duets, and trios by Auber, Bellini, Donizetti, Handel, Mozart, Rossini, Verdi, Weber, others
Joan Sutherland, soprano; Marilyn Horne, mezzo; Richard Conrad, tenor; New Symphony Orchestra of London, London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Richard Bonynge
London 448 594-2 (2 CDs only). 1963. Christopher Raeburn, prod. ADD. TT: 109:10

SAINT-SAËNS: Oratorio de Noel
RESPIGHI: Lauda per la Nativita del Signore
Britt-Marie Aruhn, soprano; Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo; Ing-Mari Landin, alto; Erland Hagegard, tenor; Ulf Lundmark, baritone; Mikaeli Chamber Choir, Anders Eby
Proprius PRCD 9057 (CD only). 1981. Karl-Göran Linzander, prod.; Bertil Alving, eng. ??? TT: 57:43

GILBERT & SULLIVAN: Here's a Howdy Do!
The King's Singers
RCA 61885-2 (CD only). 1993. Daryl Runswick, prod.; David Jacob, eng. DDD. TT: 54:52

DEAD CAN DANCE: Into the Labyrinth
4AD 45384-2 (CD only). 1994. Brendan Perry, prod., eng. AAD. TT: 55:24

MILES DAVIS: Kind of Blue
Miles Davis, trumpet; Bill Evans, Wynton Kelly, piano; John Coltrane, tenor sax; Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, alto sax; Paul Chambers, bass; James Cobb, drums
Columbia CK 40579 (CD only). 1959/1987. Teo Macero, prod., digital remix prod.; Larry Keyes, digital remix eng. ??? TT: 45:09

JONI MITCHELL: Blue
Reprise 2038-2 (CD only). 1971/1996. Henry Lewy, eng. AAD. TT: 36:14

JAMES BROWN: Live and Lowdown at the Apollo, Vol.1
Solid Smoke 8006 (LP). 1962 AAA.

DUKE ELLINGTON: The Ellington Suites
Duke Ellington, piano; Clark Terry, Cat Anderson, Shorty Baker, Ray Nance, Cootie Williams, Mercer Ellington, Money Johnson, Johnny Coles, trumpet; Britt Woodman, Quenton Jackson, John Sanders, Booty Wood, Vince Prudente, Chuck Connors, trombone; Johnny Hodges, Jimmy Hamilton, Paul Gonsalves, Russell Procope, Harold Minerve, Norris Turney, Harold Ashby, Russ Andrews, Harry Carney, woodwinds; Jimmy Woode, Joe Benjamin, bass; Jimmy Johnson, Rufus Jones, drums
Pablo 2310-732 (LP). 1958. Duke Ellington, prod. AAA.

THE NEW MUSIC CONSORT: Pulse: Works for Percussion & Strings
Music of Cage, Cowell, Harrison, Crawford Seeger
New World/Classic NW/NWCD 319 (LP/CD). 1985. Elizabeth Ostrow, prod.; Anthony Salvatore, eng. AAA/AAD. TT: 35:31

DAVID CHESKY: The Fantasies
Chesky JD139 (CD only). 1996. David Chesky, prod.; Bob Katz, eng. DDD. ???. TT: 69:09

J.S. BACH: Cantatas 78 & 106
No.78, "Jesu, der du meine Seele"; No.106, "Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit, "Actus tragicus"
Edith Mathis, soprano; Sybil Michelow, alto; Theo Altmeyer, tenor; Franz Crass, bass; South German Madrigal Choir, Consortium Musicum, Wolfgang Gönenwein
Angel 36354 (LP, nla). AAA.

JOY DIVISION: Closer
Factory Factus 6 (LP), Qwest 25841-2 (CD). 1980/1989. Martin Hannett, prod. Martin Hannett and John Caffery, eng. AAA/AAD.

JOHN COLTRANE: My Favorite Things
John Coltrane, soprano & tenor saxes; McCoy Tyner, piano; Steve Davis, bass; Elvin Jones, drums
Atlantic 1361 (LP). Nesuhi Ertegun, prod.; Tom Dowd, Phil Iehle, engs. AAA. 1961. TT: 41:26
JOHN COLTRANE: The Heavyweight Champion---The Complete Atlantic Recordings
Rhino/Atlantic R1/R2 71984 (12 LPs, 7 CDs). 1995. Nesuhi Ertegun, prod.; Joel Dorn, compilation prod. ADA/ADD. TT: 4:78:34

THE METERS: Look-ka Py Py
Josie JOS-4011 (LP), Rounder 2103 (LP/CD). Allen Toussaint, Marshall E. Sehorn, prods. AAA/AAD. 1970. TT: 31:21

JORDI SAVALL: La Lira d'Esperia
The Medieval Fiddle, 1100-1400
Jordi Savall, lyra, rebec, violes; Pedro Estevan, percussion
Auvidis/Astrée E 8547 (CD only). 1995. Anne Fontigny, Manuel Mohino, prods.; Nicholas Bartholomee, eng. DDD. TT: 54:53

OPENING NIGHT: French Overtures & Ballet Music
Lowell Graham, American Promenade Orchestra
Klavier KCD-11049 (CD only). 1993. Harold Powell, Jack Stamp, prods.; Bruce Leek, eng. DDD. TT: 58:44

ALKAN: Piano Music
Grande Sonate, Op.33; Sonatine, Op.61; Barcarolle, Op.65 No.6; Le Festin d'Esope, Op.39 No.12
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion CDA66794 (CD only). 1995. Andrew Keener, prod.; Tony Faulkner, eng. DDD. TT: 69:39

ARNOLD: Arnold for Band
Jerry Junkin, Dallas Wind Symphony
Reference RR-66CD (HDCD only). 1995. J. Tamblyn Henderson, Jr., prod.; Keith O. Johnson, eng. DDD. TT: 66:24

THE WILD WEST MUSIC OF BUFFALO BILL'S WILD WEST BAND
Americus Brass Band, Plenty Coups Singers
No label, no number (CD only). 1996. Michael L. Masterson, prod.; Bryan Shaw, eng. DDD? TT: 62:36
(Available from the Buffalo Bill Historical Center, 720 Sheridan Ave., Cody, WY 82414. Tel: (800) 533-3838.

PATTI SMITH: Gone Again
In memory of Fred Sonic Smith.
Arista 18747-2 (CD only). 1996. Malcolm Burn, prod.; Lenny Kaye, prod., eng. Pat McCarthy, John Agnello, Roy Cicala, mix; Mastering by Greg Calbi, mastering. AAD. TT: 55:58

LOU REED: Set the Twilight Reeling
Warner Bros. 46159-2 (CD only). 1996. Lou Reed, prod., mix; Steve Rosenthal, eng., mix; Bob Ludwig, mastering. ??? TT: 50:56

DUKE ELLINGTON: Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra, Fargo, North Dakota, November 7, 1940
Duke Ellington, piano, arranger; Rex Stewart, cornet; Wallace Jones, Ray Nance, trumpets; Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton, Juan Tizol, Lawrence Brown, trombones; Barney Bigard, clarinet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Otto "Toby" Hardwick, clarinet, alto sax; Ben Webster, tenor sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Freddie Guy, guitar; Jimmy Blanton, bass; Sonny Greer, drums; Ivie Anderson, Herb Jeffries, vocals
VJC-1019/20-2 (2 CDs only). 1940/1991 Jack Towers, eng. AAD TT: 2:34:38

BÉLA BARTÓK: Concerto for Orchestra, Music For Strings, Percussion and Celesta
Fritz Reiner, Chicago Symphony
RCA Red Seal 5604-2-RC (CD only). 1955. Richard Mohr, prod.; Lewis Layton, eng. ADD. TT: 65:07

SONNY ROLLINS: Saxophone Colossus
Prestige OJCCD-291-2 (CD). 1956/1987. Bob Weinstock, original session prod.; Rudy Van Gelder, engineer. TT: 39:58

CHARLIE PARKER: Confirmation: The Best of the Verve Years
Verve 314 527 815-2 (CD only). 1996. Norman Granz, original prod.; reissue prod., Michael Lang; original engineers, unlisted; Gary N. Mayo, remastering engr. 2 CDs, TT: 2:13:05

TULARE DUST: A Songwriters' Tribute to Merle Haggard
Hightone HCD-8058 (CD only). 1994. Tom Russell, Dave Alvin, prods. AAD? TT: 50:45

HOMER & JETHRO: Songs My Mother Never Sang
RCA LSP-2286 (LP, nla). Chet Atkins, prod.; Bill Porter, eng. AAA. TT: Long enough to die laughing.

CLIMAX BLUES BAND: FM Live
Sire SAS-2-7411 (2 LPs only, nla). 1973. Richard Gottlehrer, prod.; Jim Price, eng. AAA. TT: 74:14

JONO MANSON: One Horse Town
Independent recording (CD only). 1994. Jono Manson, Paul Frasier, Tony Viscardo, prods., engs.; Mike Dysinger, eng. AAD. TT: 50:48

MUDDY WATERS: Live at Mister Kelly's
Chess CHD-9338. (CD Only). Ralph Bass, prod.; Bruce Swedien, Gary Starr, engs. AAD. TT: 43:46

THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION: Freak Out!
Rykodisc RCD 10501 (CD only). 1965. Tom Wilson, prod.; Val Valentin, eng. ADD. 1965. TT: 60:29

LEON SAM & THE SAM BROTHERS: Leon's Boogie is Back
MTE 5054-2 (CD only). 1996. Jay Miller, exec. prod.; Mark Miller, prod., eng., mix; Eddie Bodin, mastering. TT: 49:18
MTE is Master-Trak Enterprises, 413 N. Parkerson Ave., Crowley, LA 70526. Tel: (318) 788-0773.

NICHOLAS PAYTON: Gumbo Nouveau
Nicholas Payton, trumpet; Jesse Davis, alto sax; Tim Warfield, tenor sax; Anthony Wonsey, piano; Reuben Rogers, bass; Adonis Rose, drums
Verve 314 531 199-2 (CD only). 1996. Richard Seidel, exec. prod.; Nicholas Payton, prod.; James Nichols, eng. DDD. TT: 57:01

CHICO FREEMAN: Chico
Chico Freeman, tenor sax, flute, bass clarinet; Richard Abrams, piano; Cecil McBee, bass; Steve McCall, drums; Tito Sampa, percussion
India Navigation IN 1031 (LP/CD). 1977. AAA/ AAD.

ELLA FITZGERALD: Sings Songs from Let No Man Write My Epitaph
Ella Fitzgerald, vocals; Paul Smith, piano
Verve V-4043 (LP). 1960. AAA.

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony 5
Mstislav Rostropovich, National Symphony Orchestra
Teldec 94557-2 (CD only). 1996. Martin Fouqué, prod.; Eberhard Sengpiel, eng. DDD. TT: 45:27

FIBICH: Symphony 1
SMETANA: Selections from Má Vlast
Neeme Järvi, Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Chandos CHAN 9230 (CD only). 1996. Ralph Couzens, Charles Greenwell, prods.; Dan Dene, Robert Shafer, engs. DDD. TT: 60:07

VERDI: Requiem, Quattro Pezzi Sacri
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, soprano; Christa Ludwig, mezzo; Nicolai Gedda, tenor; Nicolai Ghiaurov, bass; Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus, Carlo Maria Giulini
EMI CDCB 47257 2 (2 CDs only). 1964. NOT LISTED, eng. ADD. TT: 2:07:38

MAHLER: Symphony 8
Heather Harper, soprano; Lucia Popp, soprano; Arleen Augér, soprano; Yvonne Minton, alto; Helen Watts, alto; René Kollo, tenor; John Shirley-Quirk, baritone; Martti Talvela, bass; Vienna State Opera Chorus, Singverein Chorus, Vienna Boys Choir, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Georg Solti
London 414 493-2 (2 CDs only). 1972. NOT LISTED, eng. ADD. TT: 79:34

STAN GETZ/JOAO GILBERTO: Getz/Gilberto
Stan Getz, tenor sax; Joao Gilberto, guitar, vocals; Antonio Carlos Jobim, piano; Tommy Williams, bass; Milton Banana, drums; Astrud Gilberto, vocals
Verve 810 048-2 (CD only). Creed Taylor, prod.; Phil Ramone, Val Valentin, engs. AAD. 1963. TT: 33:25
STAN GETZ/CHARLIE BYRD: Jazz Samba
Stan Getz, tenor sax; Charlie Byrd, guitar; Keter Betts, bass; Gene Byrd, bass, guitar; Buddy Deppenschmidt, Bill Reichenbach, drums
Verve 810 061-2 (CD only). Creed Taylor, prod.; Ed Green, eng. AAD. 1962. TT: 33:29

ELLA FITZGERALD/LOUIS ARMSTRONG: Ella and Louis
Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocals; Ella Fitzgerald, vocals; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Buddy Rich, drums
Verve 825 373-2 (CD only). Norman Granz, prod.; Val Valentin, eng.; Dennis Drake, digital remastering. ADD. 1956. TT: 54:20

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BACH: Six Motets, BWV 225-230
René Jacobs, Academy for Old Music; RIAS Chamber Chorus, Berlin
Harmonia Mundi HMC 901589 (CD). 1997. Eberhard Geiger, prod.; Michael Glaser, eng. DDD. TT: 72:36

BRUCKNER: Mass in F Minor, Te Deum
Jane Eaglen, Birgit Remmert, Deon van der Walt, Alfred Muff; Linz Mozart Choir, London Philharmonic, Franz Welser-Möst
EMI 5 56168 2 (CD). 1996. Simon Woods, prod.; Simon Rhodes, eng. DDD. TT: 79:26

TOOTS & THE MAYTALS: Funky Kingston
Mango MLPS 9330 (LP), MAN 9330 (CD). 1973. Warrick Lyn, Chris Blackwell, Dave Bloxham, prods. AAA/AAD. TT: 32:56

THE ARC CHOIR: Walk With Me
The ARC Choir, Curtis Lundy, dir.
Mapleshade MS 04132 (CD). 1997. Hamiet Bluiett, prod.; Pierre Sprey, eng. AAD. TT: 51:15

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Vocal & Orchestral Music
Serenade to Music, Flos Campi, Five Mystical Songs, Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Thomas Allen, baritone; Nobuko Imai, viola; 16 soloists, Corydon Singers, English Chamber Orchestra, Matthew Best
Hyperion CDA66420 (CD). 1990. Mark Brown, prod.; Anthony Howell, eng. DDD. TT: 68:16

TAVENER: String Quartets 1 & 2 (The Last Sleep of the Virgin, The Hidden Treasure)
PÄRT: Summa, Fratres
Chilingirian Quartet; Iain Simcock, handbells
Virgin Classics CDC 5 45023 2 (CD). 1994. Tryggvi Tryggvason, prod.; Andrew Halifax, eng. DDD. TT: 72:12

THE REIVERS: End of the Day
Db/Capitol CDP 7 90119 2 (CD). 1989. John Croslin, prod., eng.; Andy Metcalfe, prod. AAD? TT: 39:57

BILL LLOYD: Set to Pop
East Side Digital ESD 80892 (CD). 1994. Bill Lloyd, prod.; Byron House, Scott Baggett, Tim Coats, John Hampton, Rick Will, engs. AAD? TT: 59:52

KATHY MATTEA: Untasted Honey
Mercury 832 793-1 (LP). 1987. Allen Reynolds, prod.; Mark Miller, eng. AAA. No time listed.

SHAWN COLVIN: Steady On
Columbia C 45209 (LP). 1989. Jon Leventhal, prod.; Steve Addabbo, prod., eng. AAA? No time listed.

GRUPO FOLKLÓRICO Y EXPERIMENTAL NUEVA YORQUINO: Concepts in Unity
Henny Alvarez, Willie Garcia, Carlos "Caito" Diaz, vocals; Virgilio Martí, vocals, percussion; Alfredo "Chocolate" Armenteros, trumpet; Reinaldo Jorge, José Rodrigues, trombone; Gonzalo Fernandez, flute, sax; Oscar Hernandez, piano; Nelson Rodriguez, tres; Andy Gonzalez, bass; Jerry Gonzalez, Milton Cardona, Manny Oquendo, Frankie Rodriguez, Gene Golden, percussion
Salsoul SAL 2-400 (2 LPs). 1975. René Lopez, Andy Kaufman, prods.; John Laico, Don Puluse, Lou Waxman, engs. AAA. TT: 60:58

MBUBE ROOTS: Zulu Choral Music from South Africa, 1930s-1960s
Rounder 5025 (CD). 1987. Various prods., engs. AAD. TT: 42:63

SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE: 1984 Broadway Cast
Music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Mandy Patinkin, Bernadette Peters; Musical Direction by Paul Gemignani
RCA RCD1-5042 (CD). 1984. Thomas Z. Shepard, prod.; Paul Goodman, Anthony Salvatore, engs. DDD. TT: 69:14

HARRY NILSSON: Harry
RCA LSP-4197 (LP). 1969. A Nilsson House Production; Rick Jarrard, prod.; arr., cond. by George Tipton; Groover Helsley, Dick Bogert, Mickey Crofford, engs. AAA. No time listed.

ALEX CHILTON: Like Flies on Sherbert
Aura AUL 710 (LP). 1979. Alex Chilton, prod., eng.; James Luther Dickinson, prod.; Richard Roseborough, John Hampton engs. AAA. TT: 29:13

BRIAN ENO: Before and After Science
Polydor Deluxe 2302 071 (LP). 1977. Brian Eno, prod.; Rhett Davies, prod., eng.; Dave Hutchins, Conny Plank, engs. AAA. TT: 40:00

PARIS, TEXAS: Original Soundtrack
Music by Ry Cooder
Warner Bros. 25270-2 (CD). 1985. Ry Cooder, prod.; Allen Sides, Mark Ettel, engs. AAD. TT: 34:13

WALTER CARLOS: Walter Carlos' Clockwork Orange
Columbia KC 31480 (LP, op). 1972. Rachel Elkind, prod. AAA. TT: 41:37

CHARLES LLOYD: Canto
Charles Lloyd, tenor sax, Tibetan oboe; Bobo Stenson, piano; Anders Jormin, bass; Billy Hart, drums
ECM 1635 (78118-21635-2, CD). 1996/1997. Manfred Eicher, prod.; Jan Erik Kongshaug, eng. DDD. TT: 65:20

THE MODERN JAZZ QUARTET: The Complete Last Concert
Milt Jackson, vibraharp; John Lewis, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Connie Kay, drums
Atlantic Jazz 81976-2 (2 CDs). 1974/1989. Ilhan Mimaroglu, prod.; Dave Hewitt, eng. AAD. TT: 2:28:51

THE BEACH BOYS: Endless Summer
Capitol SVBB-11307 (LP). 1974. Nick Venet, Brian Wilson, prods.; Chuck Britz, eng.; Michael Ross, compilation. AAA. TT: 32:01

THE DAVE BAILEY SEXTET: One Foot in the Gutter
Dave Bailey, drums; Clark Terry, trumpet; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Junior Cook, tenor sax; Horace Parlan, piano; Peck Morrison, bass
Classic Records BA 17008 (LP). 1995. Mike Berniker, prod.; Frank Laico eng. AAA. TT: 43:36

BRYN TERFEL: Something Wonderful: Bryn Terfel Sings Rodgers & Hammerstein
Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone; Chorus of Opera North, Martin Fitzpatrick, chorus master; English Northern Philharmonic; Paul Daniel, cond.
DG 449 163-2 (CD). 1997. Sid McLauchlan, prod.; Andrew Wedman, Wolf-Dieter Karwatky, engs. DDD. TT: 74:43

PUCCINI: La Rondine
Angela Gheorghiu, Magda; Roberto Alagna, Ruggero; William Matteuzzi, Prunier; Inva Mula, Lisette; Alberto Rinaldi, Rambaldo; London Symphony, London Voices, Antonio Pappano
EMI 5 56338 2 (2 CDs). 1997. David Groves, prod.; Simon Rhoades, Douglas Blair, engs. DDD. TT: 2:39:00

CHARLIE HADEN & PAT METHENY: Beyond the Missouri Sky
Charlie Haden, bass; Pat Metheny, acoustic guitars, all other instruments.
Verve 537-130-2 (CD). 1997. Charlie Haden, Pat Metheny, prods.; J. Newland, eng.; Ted Jensen, mastering eng. DDD. TT: 66:71

STRAVINSKY: The Firebird
Antal Dorati, The London Symphony Orchestra
Mercury Living Presence/Classic Records SR90226 (LP). 1960/1997. Wilma Cozart, C.R. Fine, Harold Lawrence, prods. Bernie Grundman, re-issue mastering eng. AAD? No time listed.

HAYDN: The Paris Symphonies (Nos. 82-87)
Leonard Bernstein, New York Philharmonic
Sony Classical SM2K 47550 (2 CDs). 1963-68. John McClure, prod.; Fred Flaut, Ed Michalski, engs. ADD. TT: 2:24:50

BEETHOVEN: Mass in C
With: Meerestille und glückliche Fahrt
Charlotte Margiono, soprano; Catherine Robbin, mezzo; William Kendall, tenor; Alastair Miles, bass; The Monteverdi Choir, Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique, John Eliot Gardiner
Archiv 435 391-2 (CD). 1993. Werner Mayer, prod.; Klaus Scheibe, eng. DDD. TT: 50:00

SCOTT WALKER: Tilt
Drag City DC134 (LP). 1997. Scott Walker, prod.; Peter Walsh, prod., eng. AAA/AAD. TT: 54:58

ATAULFO ARGENTA: Ataulfo Argenta Edition
Music of Bretón, Falla, Halffter, Rodrigo, Turina, others
Ataulfo Argenta, National Orchestra of Spain, Gran Orquesta Sinfonica
Alto Analogue AA006 (5 LPs, 1 12" 45rpm). 1997. Nick Webb, remastering eng. AAA. TT: 4:35:26

VERDI: Rigoletto
Sherill Milnes, Rigoletto; Joan Sutherland, Gilda; Luciano Pavarotti, Duke of Mantua; Martti Talvela, Sparafucile; Gillian Knight, Giovanna; John Gibbs, Count Ceprano; Kiri Te Kanawa, Countess Ceprano; London Symphony, Richard Bonynge
London 414 269-2 (2 CDs). 1971. David Harvey, Michael Woolcock, prods.; Kenneth Wilkinson, Stanley Goodall, engs. AAD. TT: 118:38

FLEETWOOD MAC: The Dance
Reprise 46702-2 (CD). 1997. Lindsey Buckingham, prod.; Elliot Scheiner, prod., eng.; Barry Goldberg, eng. DDD. TT: 79:15

ARGENTO: A Water Bird Talk
John Shirley-Quirk, baritone; Sara Watkins, Sinfonia of St. Cecilia
Koch International 3-7388-2 H1 (CD). 1997. Michael Fine, prod., eng. DDD. TT: 70:56

MAHLER: Symphony 9
Jesús López-Cobos, Cincinnati Symphony
Telarc 2CD-80426 (2 CDs). 1997. Erica Brenner, prod.; Thomas Knab, eng. DDD. TT: 85:44

STRAVINSKY: Pétrouchka
Ernest Ansermet, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
London/Classic CSCD-6009 (CD). 1967. ADD. TT: 34:00

LAMBERT: The Rio Grande, Concerto for Piano and Nine Players, Horoscope
Kathryn Stott, piano; Della Jones, mezzo; BBC Singers, BBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth
Argo 436 118-2 (CD). 1992. Chris Hazell, prod.; Simon Eadon, eng. DDD. TT: 68:51

STEVE TIBBETTS: Yr
Steve Tibbetts, guitars, kalimba, synthesizer; Mark Anderson, congas, drums, percussion; Bob Hughes, bass; Steve Cochrane, tabla; Tim Weinhold, bongos, vase, bells
ECM 1355 (78118-21355-2, CD). 1980. Steve Tibbetts, prod., eng. AAD. TT: 34:08

TERJE RYPDAL: Descendre
Terje Rypdal, guitar, keyboards, flute; Palle Mikkel-borg, trumpet, flugelhorn, keyboards; John Christensen, drums, percussion
ECM 1144 (78118-21144-2, CD). 1979. Manfred Eicher, prod. AAD. TT: 44:48

SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES: Tinderbox
Geffen 24092-2 (CD). 1985. A Banshees production; Steve Churchyard, Hugh Jones, Julian Standen, Nick Air, engs. AAD? TT: 61:53

BIG COUNTRY: The Seer
Mercury/London 532 325-2 (CD). 1986/1996. Robin Millar, Big Country, prods.; Will Gosling, Walter Turbitt, engs. AAD? TT: 67:13

EARL WILD: The Art of the Transcription
Piano transcriptions of works by Bach, Chopin, Gluck, Kreisler, Mendelssohn, Rameau, Rimsky-Korsakoff, Rossini, Strauss, Tchaikovsky, Wagner
Earl Wild, piano
Audiofon 72008-2 (2 CDs). 1982. Julian H. Kreeger, prod.; Peter McGrath, eng. ADD. TT: 76:54

BRAHMS: Symphony 1
Wilhelm Furtwängler, cond.; Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
TAHRA Furt 1001 (CD). 1996. Myriam Scherchen, prod.; J.P. Bouquet, eng. ADD. TT: 68:20

TERRY EVANS: Puttin' It Down
AudioQuest/JVC XRCD JVCXR-0014-2 (CD). 1993. TT: 53:15
MIGHTY SAM McCLAIN: Give It Up to Love
AudioQuest/JVC XRCD JVCXR-0012-2 (CD). 1995. TT: 54:29
Both: Joe Harley, Akira Taguchi, prods.; Michael C. Ross, eng.; Alan Yoshida, remastering eng. AAD.

GERSHWIN: Porgy & Bess
Cynthia Haymon, Bess; Willard White, Porgy; Gregg Baker, Crown; Damon Evans, Sportin' Life; Cynthia Clarey, Serena; others; Glyndebourne Chorus, London Philharmonic, Sir Simon Rattle
EMI 56220 2 (3 CDs). 1989. David R. Murray, prod. DDD. TT: 3:09:32

MOZART: Don Giovanni
Eberhard Waechter, Don Giovanni; Giuseppe Taddei, Leporello; Joan Sutherland, Donna Anna; Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Donna Elvira; Luigi Alva, Don Ottavio; Gottlob Frick, Commendatore; others; Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus, Carlo Maria Giulini
EMI 56232 2 (3 CDs). 1961. Walter Legge, prod. ADD. TT: 2:42:09

THE GRATEFUL DEAD: Reckoning
Arista A2L 8604 (2 LPs, op), ARPDK-2-1053 (CD). 1981. Betty Cantor-Jackson, prod., eng.; Dan Healy, Jerry Garcia, prods. AAA/AAD. TT: 72:22

THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS: Dig Your Own Hole
Freestyle Dust/Virgin 8 42950 1 (2 LPs), 8 42950 2 (CD). 1997. Tom Rowlands, Ed Simons, The Chemical Brothers, prods.; Steve Dub, Tim Holmes, Jon Dee, engs. DDA/DDD. TT: 63:27

TOOTS MAYTAL: Toots in Memphis
Mango CCD 9818 (CD). 1988. Jim Dickinson, prod.; John Hampton, eng. ADD. TT: 43:57

LOS LOBOS: Kiko
Slash 26786-2 (CD). 1992. Mitchell Froom, Los Lobos, prods.; Tchad Blake, eng. ADD. TT: 52:35

CASPER: Original Soundtrack
Music by James Horner
MCA MCAD-11240 (CD). 1995. James Horner, prod.; Shawn Murphy, prod., eng. DDD. TT: 73:15

GIANLUIGI TROVESI OCTET: From G to G
Gianluigi Trovesi, alto sax, alto clarinet, bass clarinet; Pino Minafra, trumpet, prepared trumpet, flugelhorn, didjeridoo, voice, noise; Rodolfo Migliardi, trombone, tuba; Marco Remondini, cello; Roberto Bonati, Marco Micheli, acoustic bass; Vittorio Marinoni, drums; Fulvio Maras, percussion
Soul Note 121231-2 (CD). 1992. Giovanni Bonandrini, prod.; Giancarlo Barigozzi, eng. AAD? TT: 58:46

EMMYLOU HARRIS: Wrecking Ball
Elektra Asylum 61854-2 (CD). 1995. Daniel Lanois, prod.; Malcolm Burn, Mark Howard, Trina Shoemaker, engs. DDD? TT: 53:05

BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB: Music of Cuba
World Circuit/Nonesuch 79478-2 (CD). 1997. Ry Cooder, prod.; Nick Gold, exec. prod.; Jerry Boys, eng. AAD. TT: 60:06

BEGOÑA OLAVIDE: Mudéjar
Begoña Olavide, vocals, salterio, quanun, dulcema; Ramiro Amusategui, oud, saz; Carlos Paniagua, quanun, darbûga, târ, bendir; Pedro Estevan, darbûga, bendir, cajon, târ; Felipe Sanchez, Daniel Carranza, vihuela
M•A Recordings M042A (CD). 1996. Todd Garfinkle, prod., eng.; Begoña Olavide, Carlos Paniagua, prods. DDD. TT: 52:09

SPEEDY WEST & JIMMY BRYANT: Stratosphere Boogie: The Flaming Guitars of Speedy West & Jimmy Bryant
Razor & Tie RE 2067 (CD). 1995. Ken Nelson, prod.; Steve Hoffman, mastering eng. AAD. TT: 36:25

RAHSAAN ROLAND KIRK: I, Eye, Aye: Live at the Montreux Jazz Festival, 1972
Rahsaan Roland Kirk, tenor sax, manzello, stritch, clarinet, flute, nose flute, siren, other stuff; Ron Burton, piano; Henry "Pete" Pearson, bass; Robert Shy, drums; Joe "Habao" Texidor, percussion
Atlantic/Rhino R2 72453 (CD). 1996. Joel Dorn, prod.; Steph Sulke, eng.; Gene Paul, mastering eng. ADD. TT: 48:49

MAHLER: Symphony 6, Kindertotenlieder
Thomas Hampson, baritone; Leonard Bernstein, Vienna Philharmonic
DG 427 697-2 (2 CDs). 1989. Hans Weber, prod.; Hans-Peter Schweigmann, Karl-August Naegler, engs. DDD. TT: 115:10

SCHUMANN: Symphonies 1-4
With: Overture, Scherzo, & Finale, Op.52
Roy Goodman, The Hanover Band
RCA 61931-2 (2 CDs). 1994. Andrew Keener, prod.; Tony Faulkner, eng. DDD. TT: 2:13:55

STRIKE A DEEP CHORD: Blues Guitars for the Homeless
Various Artists
Justice JR 0003-2 (CD). 1992. Randall Hage Jamail, prod.; various engs. AAD/ADD. TT: 51:52
25% of the profits from this recording will be donated to the National Coalition for The Homeless.

BILL FRISELL: Nashville
Nonesuch 79415-2 (CD). 1997. Wayne Horvitz, prod.; Roger Moutenot, eng. AAD? TT: 63:05

DINO SALUZZI: Cité de la Musique
Dino Saluzzi, bandoneon; José Saluzzi, guitar; Marc Johnson, bass
ECM 1616 (78118-21616-2, CD). 1997. Manfred Eicher, prod.; Jan Erik Kongshaug, eng. DDD. TT: 60:26

THE LA'S: The La's
Go/London 828 202-2 (CD). 1990. Steve Lillywhite, prod.; Dave Charles, Donal Hodgson, Mark Wallis, engs. AAD. TT: 35:10

THE DB's: The Sound of Music
I.R.S. 42055 (LP). 1987. Greg Edward, prod.; Spike, Dave Wolk, engs. AAA. No time listed.

BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB: Music of Cuba
World Circuit/Nonesuch 79478-2 (CD). 1997. Ry Cooder, prod.; Nick Gold, exec. prod.; Jerry Boys, eng. AAD. TT: 60:06

EN VOGUE: Funky Divas
Eastwest America 7567-92310-2 (CD). 1992. Thomas McElroy, Denzil Foster, prods.; Steve Counter, Michael Semanick, Neil King, Ken Kessie, engs. ADD? TT: 62:10

WAGNER: Die Walküre
Jon Vickers, Siegmund; Gre Brouwenstijn, Sieglinde; George London, Wotan; Birgit Nilsson, Brünnhilde; David Ward, Hunding; Rita Gorr, Fricka; others; London Symphony, Erich Leinsdorf
London 430 391-2 (3 CDs). 1962/1991. Erik Smith, prod.; Kenneth Wilkinson, eng. ADD. TT: 3:36:17

LANGLAIS: Suite Médiévale, Cinq Méditations sur l'Apocalypse
Bruno Mathieu, organ; Grand Orgue Cavaille-Coll de la Cathédrale de Saint-Brieuc, France
Naxos 8.553190 (CD). 1995. Pierre-Louis Carsin, prod. DDD. TT: 65:36

COUNT BASIE & OSCAR PETERSON: The Timekeepers
Count Basie, Oscar Peterson, piano; John Heard, bass; Louie Bellson, drums
Pablo 2310-896 (LP). 1983. Norman Granz, prod.; Val Valentin, eng. AAD? No time listed.

SATIE: Satie
Mari Tsuda, piano
JVC JVCC-6506-2 (CD). 1996. 20-bit K2 Super Coding. Tomoo Nojima, prod.; Yasuhisa Takashima, eng. DDD. TT: 59:37

BILL LLOYD: Set to Pop
East Side Digital ESD 80892 (CD). 1994. Bill Lloyd, prod.; Byron House, Scott Baggett, Tim Coats, John Hampton, Rick Will, engs. AAD? TT: 59:52

BOB DYLAN: Blonde on Blonde
Columbia CGK 841 (CD). 1966, 1982. Bob Johnston, prod. AAD? TT: 73:16

BEETHOVEN: Violin & Piano Sonatas, Op.24 ("Spring") & Op.47 ("Kreutzer")
Manoug Parikian, violin; Magda Tagliaferro, piano
Musical Masterpiece Society (LP only). 1995. AAA. No prods or engs listed. No time listed.

SIBELIUS: Symphony 7, Kullervo
Hilevi Martinpelto, soprano; Karl-Magnus Frederiksson, baritone; Sir Colin Davis, London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
RCA 68132-2 (2 CDs). 1997. Mike Brenmer, prod.; Tony Faulkner, eng. DDD. TT: 100:00.

JULIUS HEMPHILL SEXTET: Fat Man and the Hard Blues
Julius Hemphill, alto sax, composer-arranger; Marty Ehrlich, soprano & alto sax, flute; Carl Grubbs, soprano & alto sax; James Carter, Andrew White, tenor sax; Sam Furnace, baritone sax
Black Saint 120115-1/2 (LP/CD). 1991. Alvin Speights, Leslie Braithwaite, George Catfish Pappas, engs. AAA/AAD? TT: 55:17

JOI: The Pendulum Vibe
Joi Gilliam, vocals, vocal arrangements; Dallas Austin, bass, drums, keyboards; others
EMI 27762 2 (2 CDs). 1994. Dallas Austin, prod.; Alvin Speights, Leslie Braithwaite, George Catfish Pappas, engs. AAD? TT: 2:34:38

ART TATUM: The Tatum Group Masterpieces
Art Tatum, piano; Ben Webster, tenor sax; Red Callender, bass; Bill Douglass, drums
Pablo/JVC XRCD JVCXR-0034-2 (CD). 1956. Norman Granz, original prod.; Akira Taguchi, prod.; Val Valetin, original eng.; Alan Yoshida, mastering. AAD. TT: 57:17

DIZZY GILLESPIE/SONNY ROLLINS/SONNY STITT: Sonny Side Up
Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Sonny Rollins, Sonny Stitt, tenor sax; Ray Bryant, piano; Tommy Bryant, bass; Charlie Persip, drums
Verve 314 521 462-2 (CD). 1957. Norman Granz, original prod.; Michael Lang, Richard Seidel, prods.; Ben Young, restoration; Suha Gur, mastering. AAD. TT: 37:48

FIRESIGN THEATRE: Shoes for Industry!
Phil Austin, Peter Bergman, David Ossman, Phil Proctor, voices
Columbia/Legacy C2K 52736 (2 CDs). 1993. Firesign Theatre, orig. prods.; Bob Irwin, compilation prod. AAD. TT: 2:33:40


BUDDY HOLLY: The Buddy Holly Collection: 50 Classic Recordings
MCA MCAD2-10883 (2 CDs). 1993. Norman Petty, Owen Bradley, Bob Thiele, Dick Jacobs, orig. prods.; Andy McKaie, compilation prod. AAD? TT: 107:00

SHAWN COLVIN: A Few Small Repairs
Columbia CK 67119 (CD). 1996. Jon Leventhal, prod., eng.; Joe Blaney, Mark Plati, engs. DDD? TT: 51:26

JILL SOBULE: Happy Town
Lava 82991-2 (CD). 1997. Brad Jones, prod., eng.; Robin Eaton, prod.; Elijah Shaw, Dom Maita, engs. DDD? TT: 46:04

THE RADIATORS: Songs from the Ancient Furnace
Columbia Legacy CK 65061 (CD). 1997. Rodney Mills, Joe Hardy, Jim Dickinson, The Radiators, prods.; various engs.; AAD. TT: 57:37

$1000 CAR: Big Shot
CHJ/Greedom CHJ-1012 (CD). 1997. $1000 Car, prods.; Mike Mayeux, eng. AAD? TT: 43:32

J.S. BACH: Oboe Concertos, BWV 1053, 1055, 1056, 1059, 1060
Christian Hommel, oboe, oboe d'amore; Lisa Stewart, violin; Cologne Chamber Orchestra, Helmut Müller-Brühl
Naxos 8.554169 (CD). 1996. Uwe Walter, prod.; Gabriele Albert, eng. DDD. TT: 68:33

DELIUS: Orchestral Works
Florida Suite, Over the Hills and Far Away, Idylle Printemps, La Quadrone, Scherzo, Final Scene from Koanga
David Lloyd-Jones, English Northern Philharmonia
Naxos 8.553535 (CD). 1995. Paul Myers, prod.; Dave Harries, eng. DDD. TT: 79:05

WES MONTGOMERY: The Incredible Jazz Guitar of Wes Montgomery
Wes Montgomery, guitar; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Albert Heath, drums
Riverside VDJ-1538 (CD). 1960. Rudy Van Gelder, eng. ADD. TT: 44:19

WAYNE SHORTER: Speak No Evil
Wayne Shorter, tenor sax; Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Herbie Hancock, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Elvin Jones, drums
Blue Note CDP 7 46509 2 (CD). 1964. Rudy Van Gelder, eng. ADD. TT: 42:13

PETER, PAUL, AND MARY: Moving
Warner Bros. 1473-2 (CD). 1962/1989. Albert B. Grossman, prod.; Bill Schwartau, eng.; Peter Yarrow, Lee Herschberg, remix engs. ADD. TT: 34:46

JOHN RUTTER & THE CAMBRIDGE SINGERS: There is Sweet Music: English Choral Songs, 1890-1950
John Rutter, The Cambridge Singers
Collegium COLCD 104 (CD). 1986. Jillian White, prod.; Campbell Hughes, eng. DDD. TT: 56:20

BERLIOZ: Requiem, Grande Messe des Morts
With: Funereal & Triumphal Symphony
Ronald Dowd, tenor; Wandsworth School Boys' Choir; London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Sir Colin Davis
Philips 416 283-2 (2 CDs). 1970/1986. ADD. TT: 2:07:00

HANDEL: Messiah
Dorothea Röschmann, soprano; Susan Gritton, soprano; Bernarda Fink, contralto; Charles Daniels, tenor; Neal Davies, bass; Gabrieli Consort & Players, Paul McCreesh
Archiv 453 465-2 (2 CDs). 1997. Christopher Alder, prod.; Jurgen Bulgrin, eng. DDD. TT: 2:12:19

STRUNZ & FARAH: Americas
Mesa R2 79041 (CD). 1992. Jorge Strunz, Ardeshir Farah, Kathlyn Powell, prods.; Terry Becker, eng. DDD? TT: 49:07

MADELEINE PEYROUX: Dreamland
Madeleine Peyroux, guitar, vocals; Marc Ribot, guitars, banjo, dobro; Vernon Reid, guitar; James Carter, saxes, bass clarinet; Marcus Printup, trumpet; Regina Carter, violin; Charles Giordano, keyboards, accordion; Cyrus Chestnut, piano; Greg Cohen, bass, marimba; Steve Kirby, bass; Kenny Wollinson, drums, percussion; Leon Parker, drums
Atlantic 82946-2 (CD). 1996. Yves Beauvais, Greg Cohen, prods.; Michael Krowiak, Michael O'Reilly, engs. DDD? TT: 39:39

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BRAHMS: Double Concerto
BEETHOVEN: Triple Concerto
Pinchas Zukerman, violin; Ralph Kirshbaum, cello; John Browning, piano; Christoph Eschenbach, London Symphony Orchestra
RCA 68964-2 (CD). 1998. Philip Traugott, prod.; Simon Rhodes, eng. DDD. TT: 70:54

BRUCKNER: Mass No.2 in e, Psalm 150, Te Deum
Pamela Coburn, soprano; Ingeborg Danz, alto; Christian Elsner, tenor; Franz-Josef Selig, bass; Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart; Helmuth Rilling, Bach-Collegium Stuttgart.
Hänssler CD 98.119 (CD). 1997. Richard Hauck, prod.; Teije van Geest, eng. DDD. TT: 76:44

JACQUELINE DU PRÉ: Favorite Cello Concertos
Boccherini: Cello Concerto in B-flat, G.482. Dvorák: Cello Concerto. Elgar: Cello Concerto. Haydn: Cello Concertos 1, 2. Monn: Cello Concerto. Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto 1. Schumann: Cello Concerto.
Jacqueline du Pré, cello; Daniel Barenboim, English Chamber Orchestra, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Jacqueline du Pré, cello; Sir John Barbirolli, London Symphony Orchestra
EMI CMS 7 63283 2 (3 CDs). 1965, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1971; compilation, 1989. Peter Andry, Suvi Raj Grubb, Robert K. Anderson, prods.; Allen Stagg, Christopher Parker, Carson Taylor, engs. ADD. TT: 3:41:43

GERSHWIN: Porgy and Bess
Ray Charles, vocals, piano; Cleo Laine, vocals; Ray Parker, electric guitar; Scotty Edwards, Fender bass; Jimmy Smith, drums; orchestra arranged & conducted by Frank De Vol
Ray Charles Enterprises/Rhino/Classic JP1831 (2 LPs). 1976/1998. Norman Granz, prod.; Grover Helsley, eng. AAA. TT: 82:33

VICTOR WOOTEN: A Show of Hands
Compass 1196 (CD). 1996. Victor Lemonte Wooten, prod. Mark Mandelbaum, Kurt Storey, engs AAD? TT:44:00.

SIMON & GARFUNKEL: Bookends
Mobile Fidelity UDCD 732 (CD). 1968/1998. Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel, prods.; Roy Halee, prod., eng. AAD? TT: 43:00

WAYNE MARSHALL: Bach, Liszt, Brahms
Bach: Fantasia & Fugue in g. Liszt: Fantasia & Fugue on "Ad nos, as salutarem undam." Brahms: Fugue in a-flat. Bruno: Fugue, Fantasy, & Chorale
Wayne Marshall, the organ of St. Mary's Church, Southampton, England
BBC Music Magazine MM71 (CD-Extra, with liner notes and CD-player software, Windows 3.1 & Windows 95 only). 1998. John Hadden, prod.; Malcolm Bruno, exec. prod. DDD. TT: 59:46

JEAN-YVES THIBAUDET: Conversations with Bill Evans
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London 455 512-2 (CD). 1997. Mike Woolcock, prod.; Eric Calvi, exec. prod.; Jonathan Stokes, Graham Meek, engs.; Matthew Hutchinson, ed. DDD. TT: 60:42

GRAM PARSONS: GP/Grievous Angel
Reprise 26108-2 (CD). 1973-74/1990. Gram Parsons, Rik Grech, orig prods.; Hugh Davies, Ed Barton, orig. engs.; Marley Brant, John Delgatto, reissue prods. AAD? TT: 72:50

BIX BEIDERBECKE: Volume 1: Singin' the Blues
Columbia CK 45450 (CD). 1990. Tommy Rockwell, orig. prod.; Michael Brooks, reissue prod.; Tim Geelan, reissue eng. AAD? TT: 34:15

OSCAR ALEMÁN: Swing Guitar Masterpieces
Acoustic Disc ACD-29 (2 CDs). 1998. Dave Grisman, prod. AAD. TT: 2:25:02

ROSCOE HOLCOMB: The High Lonesome Sound
Smithsonian Folkways SF CD 40079 (CD). 1998. John Cohen, prod. AAD. TT: 73:54

BENNY CARTER: 'Live and Well in Japan!
Original Jazz Classics OJC 736 (CD). 1978, 1992. Benny Carter, prod. AAD. TT: 42:00

SOLAS: Solas
Shanachie 78002 (CD). 1996. Johnny Cunningham, prod.; John Anthony, eng. DDD. TT: 54:45

RUBÉN GONZÁLEZ: Introducing . . . Rubén González
World Circuit/Nonesuch 79477-2 (CD). 1998. Nick Gold, prod.; Jerry Boys, eng. AAD? TT: 45:55

MARC RIBOT: Marc Ribot y los Cubanos Postizos
Atlantic 83116-2 (CD). 1998. JD Foster, prod.; Andy Taub, eng. AAD? TT: 46:41

WENDY CARLOS: Clockwork Orange: Complete Original Score
Wendy Carlos, synthesizer
East Side Digital 81362 (CD). 1972/1998. Rachel Elkind, prod.; John Romkey, Wendy Carlos, engs. AAD? TT: 46:56

ALAN HOVHANESS: Mysterious Mountain
Fritz Reiner, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 61957-2 (CD). 1957-58/1995. Richard Moore, prod.; Lewis Layton, eng. ADD. TT: 63:36

POCO: Pickin' Up the Pieces
Epic/Legacy EK 66227 (CD). 1969/1995. Jim Messina, prod.; Terry Donovan, eng. AAD? TT: 43:15

EMITT RHODES: Emitt Rhodes
One Way/MCA MCAD-22078 (CD). 1970/1993. Emitt Rhodes, Harvey Bruce, prods.; Emitt Rhodes, eng. AAD? TT: 32:02

BILL EVANS TRIO: Sunday at the Village Vanguard
Bill Evans, piano; Scott LaFaro, bass; Paul Motian, drums
JVC JVCXR-0051-2 (CD). 1961/1997. Orrin Keepnews, prod.; Dave Jones, eng. AAD. TT: 69:48

PATRICIA BARBER: Modern Cool
Patricia Barber, vocals, piano, table knives on strings; John McLean, guitar; Michael Arnopol, bass; Mark Walker, drums; Dave Douglas, trumpet; Jeff Stitely, udu; Choral Thunder Vocal Choir
Premonition PREM-741-2 (CD). 1998. Patricia Barber, prod.; Jim Anderson, eng. DDD. TT: 67:49

B.B. KING: Deuces Wild
MCA MCAD-11711 (CD). 1997. John Porter, prod., eng.; Chris Lord-Aige, prod.; Steve Holroyd, Ron Black, engs. AAD? TT: 61:39

ELLA FITZGERALD/LOUIS ARMSTRONG: Ella and Louis Again
Ella Fitzgerald, vocals; Louis Armstrong, vocals, trumpet; Herb Ellis, guitar; Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Louis Bellson, Buddy Rich, drums
Mobile Fidelity UDCD 2-651 (2 CDs). 1957/1996. Norman Granz, prod.; Val Valentin, eng. AAD. TT: 90:56

COMPANY: Original Broadway Cast
Music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; Harold Hastings, cond.
Columbia Masterworks SK 65283 (CD). 1970/1998. Thomas Z. Shepard, orig. & reissue prod.; Fred Plaut, Robert Waller, Ted Brosnan, John Guerriere, orig. engs.; Darcy M. Proper, remix, mastering. ADD? TT: 62:06

CHRISTIANE NOLL: A Broadway Love Story
Todd Elison, cond.; David Siegel, orchestrations; Bruce Kimmel, Todd Elison, arr.
Varèse Sarabande VSD-5956 (CD). 1998. Bruce Kimmel, prod.; Vincent Cirilli, eng. DDD. HDCD. TT: 62:06

Gershwin: Works for Orchestra and for Piano & Orchestra
Jeffrey Siegel, piano; Leonard Slatkin, St. Louis Symphony
Vox/Turnabout/Classic DAD-1018 (2 DVDs). 1998. No prod. listed. Mark J. Aubort, Joanna Nickrenz, engs. AAD TT: 113:40

DAVE'S TRUE STORY: Sex Without Bodies
Chesky CHDVD174 (DVD). 1998. Richard Julian, David Chesky, prods.; Norman Chesky, exec. prod.; Barry Wolifson, eng. AAD. TT: 48:22

JOHNNY CASH: At Folsom Prison and San Quentin
Columbia/Legacy CGK 33639 (CD). 1968-69/1975. TT: 75:05

STEVIE WONDER: Talking Book
Motown 374 630 319-2 (CD). 1972/1991. Stevie Wonder, prod.; Robert Margouleff, Malcolm Cecil, assoc. prod.; Joan De Cola, Austin Godsey, engs. AAD? TT: 43:27

MOZART: Symphonies 25, 29, 38, 40
Benjamin Britten, English Chamber Orchestra
London 444 323-2 (2 CDs). 1969-71/1998. David Harvey, Ray Munshill, prods.; Kenneth Wilkinson, Gordon Parry, engs. ADD. TT: 2:12:06

STRAVINSKY: The Fairy's Kiss, Symphony in C, Pulcinella, L'Histoire du soldat, Suite, Octet for Winds
Igor Stravinsky, Cleveland Orchestra, Instrumental Ensembles
Sony Masterworks Heritage MH2K 63325 (2 CDs). 1952-54/1998. Howard Scott, David Oppenheim, Arthur Fierro, prods.; Stephen Saper, Todd Whitelock, Charles Harbutt, reissue engs. ADD. TT: 2:34:16

RICHARD DAVIES: Telegraph
Flydaddy 16 (LP/CD). 1997. Richard Davies, Ronald Jones, prods.; Wes Naprstek, others, engs. AAA/AAD. TT: 38:18 (LP includes bonus 7" 45 with two additional songs)

VAN MORRISON: The Complete New York Sessions '67
Get Back GET 501. (3 LPs). 1997. Bert Berns, prod.; Brooks Arthur, eng. AAA. TT: not listed

PAUL SIMON: Songs from The Capeman
Warner Bros. 46814-2 (CD). 1997. Paul Simon, prod.; Bob Ludwig, eng. DDD. TT: 55:38

ARTURO SANDOVAL/TITO PUENTE: Hothouse
N2K Encoded Music 10023-2 (CD). 1998. Phil Ramone, prod.; Eric Schilling, Ron Taylor, engs. DDD. TT: 54:06

THE INTERPRETERS: Back in the USSA
RCA 67753-2 (CD). 1998. Ron A. Shaffer, The Interpreters, prods., engs. AAD? TT: 40:35

FRANK SINATRA: September of My Years
Reprise 46946-2 (CD). 1965/1990. Sonny Burke, prod.; Lowell Franl, eng.; Gregg Geller, reissue prod. AAD? TT: 44:37

DANIELPOUR: Concerto for Orchestra
David Zinman, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Sony Classical SK 62822 (CD). 1997. Steven Epstein, prod.; Charles Harbutt, eng. DDD. TT: 56:18

BRUCH: Scottish Fantasy
Akiko Suwanai, violin; Sir Neville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Philips 454 180-2 (CD). 1997. Hein Dekker, prod.; Jean-Marie Geijsen, Nico de Koning, Leendert van Zanten, engs. DDD. TT: 52:59

COLDCUT: Let Us Play
Ninja Tune 30 (CD, CD-ROM). 1997. Coldcut, prods.; Andy Thomas, Luke Gordon, engs. DDD? TT: 74:52

NILS PETTER MOLVAER: Khmer
Nils Petter Molvaer, trumpet, guitar, bass guitar, percussion, samples; Eivind Aarset, guitars, treatments, talk box; Morten Molster, guitar; Roger Ludvigsen, guitar, percussion, dulcimer; Rune Arnesen, drums; Ulf W. Holand, samples; Reidar Skår, sound treatment
ECM 1560 (78118-21560-2, CD). 1997. Manfred Eicher, prod.; Ulf W. Holand, prod., eng. DDD. TT: 42:52 (plus bonus remix CD, 19:56)

ERNST LEVY: Forgotten Genius
Beethoven: Piano Sonatas 29 & 32. Liszt: Sonata in b, Benediction de Dieu dans la solitude, Spasolizio, Hungarian Rhapsody No.12. Levy: Pieces for Piano
Ernst Levy, piano
Marston 52007-2 (2 CDs). 1998. Scott Kessler, prod.; Ward Marston, eng. ADD. TT: 2:33:55

BARTÓK: Piano Music
Max Levinson, piano
N2K 10028 (CD). 1998. Elizabeth Ostrow, prod.; John Newton, eng. DDD. TT: 63:56

BOB DYLAN: Live 1966: The "Royal Albert Hall" Concert
The Bootleg Series, Vol.4
Columbia/Legacy C2K 65759 (2 CDs). 1998. Jeff Rosen, prod.; Mr. M. Claydon, Vic Anesini, engs. AAD. TT: 95:18

THE BEACH BOYS: The Pet Sounds Sessions
Capitol 8 37662 2 (4 CDs). 1966/1997. Brian Wilson, prod.; David Leaf, co-prod.; Mark Linett, co-prod., eng. ADD. HDCD. TT: 4:16:21

THE KLF: The White Room
KLF Communications JAMS LP006 (LP). 1991. The KLF, prods.; Mark "Spike" Stent, eng. AAD? TT: 45:05

NIRVANA: Unplugged in New York
Geffen GEF 24727 (LP). 1994. Nirvana, Scott Litt, prods.; Stephen Marcussen, eng. AAA. TT: 51:10

TOM WAITS: The Heart of Saturday Night
Asylum 1015-2 (CD). 1974. Bones Howe, prod., eng. AAD. TT: 41:27

T. REX: Electric Warrior
Reprise 6466-2 (CD). 1971. Tony Visconti, prod.; Rik Pekkonen, Malcom Cecil, Roy T. Baker, Martin Rushert, engs. AAD. TT: 39:31

RAINER: Nocturnes
Glitterhouse GRCD 363 (German CD). 1995. Rainer Ptacek, prod.; Clif Eagar, eng. ADD? TT: 49:52

NEIL YOUNG & CRAZY HORSE: Sleeps with Angels
Reprise 45749-2 (CD). 1994. David Briggs, Neil Young, prods.; John Hanlon, eng. AAD. TT: 62:48

TITANIC: Original Soundtrack by James Horner
Sony Classical/Sony Music Soundtrax SK 63213 (CD). 1997. James Horner, prod.; Shawn Murphy, eng. AAD? TT: 72:31

KUNDUN: Original Soundtrack by Philip Glass
Nonesuch 79460-2 (CD). 1997. Kurt Munkacsi, prod.; Martin Czembor, eng. AAD? TT: 60.25

BOB DYLAN: Highway 61 Revisited
Columbia CK 9189 (CD). 1965. Bob Johnston, Tom Wilson, prods. AAD. TT: 51:38

CHARLES MINGUS: Mingus Ah Um
Charles Mingus, bass; John Handy, Booker Ervin, Shafi Hadi, saxes; Willie Dennis, Jimmy Knepper, trombones; Horace Parlan, piano; Dannie Richmond, drums
Columbia/Legacy CK 40648 (CD). 1959/1987. Teo Macero, prod.; Ray Moore, eng. AAD? TT: 45:56

THELONIOUS MONK: The Riverside Tenor Sessions
Comprising: Brilliant Corners, Monk's Music, Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane, Thelonious in Action, Misterioso, 5 by Monk by 5, At the Blackhawk
Thelonious Monk, piano, celesta; Ray Copeland, Joe Gordon, Thad Jones, Clark Terry, trumpet; Gigi Gryce, Ernie Henry, alto sax; John Coltrane, Johnny Griffin, Coleman Hawkins, Harold Land, Sonny Rollins, Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Ahmed Abdul-Malik, Paul Chambers, Sam Jones, John Ore, Oscar Pettiford, Wilbur Ware, bass; Art Blakey, Roy Haynes, Billy Higgins, Max Roach, Art Taylor, Shadow Wilson, drums
Analogue Productions APJ 037 (7 LPs/7 gold CDs). 1997. Orrin Keepnews, orig. prod.; Jack Higgins, Ray Fowler, Reice Hamel, orig. engs.; Chad Kassem, reissue prod.; Kevin Gray, remastering eng. AAA/AAD. TT: 4:57:54

VARIOUS ARTISTS: Anthology of American Folk Music
Smithsonian Folkways 40090 (6 CDs). 1952/1998 Harry Smith, ed., orig. eng.; Moses Asch, Peter Bartok, orig. transfer engs.; Pete Reiniger, A/D transfer eng. AAD. TT: 4:17:38

SEX MOB FEATURING STEVEN BERNSTEIN: Den of Inequity
Columbia/Knitting Factory CSK 41146 (CD). 1998. Steven Bernstein, prod.; Scott Harding, prod., eng.; Greg Griffith, eng. AAD? TT: 52:20

STRAVINSKY: The Firebird
Antal Dorati, London Symphony Orchestra
Mercury Living Presence/Classic SR90226 (LP). 1960/1997. Wilma Cozart Fine, prod.; Robert Eberenz, reissue eng. AAA. TT: not listed

NIRVANA: In Utero
Sub Pop/DGC 24607 (LP), Mobile Fidelity UDCD 690 (CD). 1993. Steve Albini, prod.; Bob Weston, eng. (Scott Litt, eng. on "Heart-Shaped Box" and "All Apologies"). AAA/AAD. TT: 41:24

THE KINKS: Something Else by the Kinks
Essential ESM CD 480 (CD). 1968/1998. Ray Davies, Shel Talmy, prods. AAD. TT: 58:04

GUSTAV MAHLER: Das Lied von der Erde
Transcription for chamber orchestra by Arnold Schoenberg (1920) and Rainer Riehn (1983).
Birgit Remmert, alto; Hans Peter Blochwitz, tenor; Philippe Herreweghe, Ensemble Musique Oblique
Harmonia Mundi HMC 901477 (CD). 1994. Jean-Martial Golaz, prod., eng. DDD. TT: 62:40

CARL NIELSEN: Symphony 3 ("Sinfonia Espansiva"), Maskarade Overture
Susan Burghardt, soprano; Ralph Bassett, baritone; Sixten Ehrling, Danish National Orchestra
Audiofon CD72025 (CD). 1988. Julian H. Kreeger, prod.; Peter McGrath, eng.. ADD? TT: 41:38

NILS PETTER MOLVAER: Khmer
Nils Petter Molvaer, trumpet, guitar, bass guitar, percussion, samples; Eivind Aarset, guitars, treatments, talk box; Morten Molster, guitar; Roger Ludvigsen, guitar, percussion, dulcimer; Rune Arnesen, drums; Ulf W. Holand, samples; Reidar Skår, sound treatment
ECM 1560 (78118-21560-2, CD). 1997. Manfred Eicher, prod.; Ulf W. Holand, prod., eng. DDD. TT: 42:52 (plus bonus remix CD, 19:56)

MATERIAL: Mantra
Bill Laswell, bass, beats; Zakir Hussain, tablas; Vikku Vinayakram, ghatam; Shankar, nadhaswaram
Axiom AXMCD 1 (862 395-2, CD). 1993. Bill Laswell, prod.; The Orb, Doctor Alex Paterson, Kris Weston, remixes. ADD? TT: 30:53

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphonies 4, 5
BRITTEN: Sinfonia da Requiem, Four Sea Interludes & Passacaglia from Peter Grimes
André Previn, Chicago Symphony (Shostakovich), London Symphony (Britten)
EMI 72658 (2 CDs). 1977/1998. Christopher Bishop, prod.; Christopher Palmer, eng. ADD. TT: 2:32:40

STRAUSS: Elektra
Alessandra Marc, Elektra; Deborah Voigt, Chrysothemis; Hanna Schwarz, Klytämnestra; Siegfried Jerusalem, Aegisth; Samuel Ramey, Orest; others; Vienna Philharmonic, Giuseppe Sinopoli
DG 453 429-2 (CD). 1997. Werner Mayer, prod.; Klaus Hiemann, Hans-Rudolf Muller, Jurgen Bulgrin, engs. DDD. TT: 103:10

PATRICIA BARBER: Modern Cool
Patricia Barber, vocals, piano, table knives on strings; John McLean, guitar; Michael Arnopol, bass; Mark Walker, drums; Dave Douglas, trumpet; Jeff Stitely, udu; Choral Thunder Vocal Choir
Premonition PREM-741-2 (CD). 1998. Patricia Barber, prod.; Jim Anderson, eng. AAD? TT: 67:49

SCHUMANN: Symphonies 1-4, Manfred Overture
George Szell, Cleveland Orchestra
Sony Classical Masterworks Heritage MH2K 62349 (2 CDs). 1958-59/1996. Louise de la Fuente, reissue prod.; Ellen Fitton, Dawn Frank, reissue engs. ADD. TT: 2:15:47

'TIL TUESDAY: Everything's Different Now
Epic EK 44041 (CD). 1988. Rhett Davies, prod., eng.; Bruce Lampcov, Rob Jaczko, Steve Rinkoff, Mike Denneen, engs. AAD? TT: 39:48

JULES SHEAR: The Great Puzzle
Polydor 314 511 200-2 (CD). 1992. Stewart Lerman, Jules Shear, prods.; John Agnello, eng. AAD. TT: 51:05

AUDRA McDONALD: Way Back to Paradise
Songs by Ricky Ian Gordon, Michael John LaChiusa, Adam Guettel, Jason Robert Brown, others
Audra McDonald, soprano; Orchestra conducted by Eric Stern
Nonesuch 79482-2 (CD). 1998. Tommy Krasker, prod.; Joel Moss, eng. DDD. TT: 49:41

CALVET QUARTET: Chamber Works by Debussy, Ravel, Schmitt, Caplet, Delannoy
Lys 298-299 (2 CDs). 1998. No prod. or eng. listed. ADD. TT: 2:09:33

BARNEY KESSEL/RAY BROWN/SHELLY MANNE: Poll Winners Three!
Barney Kessel, electric guitar; Ray Brown, acoustic bass; Shelly Manne, drums
Contemporary S-7576 (LP), Fantasy/OJC OJCCD-692-2 (CD). 1959/1992. Lester Koenig, prod.; Roy DuNann, eng. AAA/AAD. TT: 39:10

PAT METHENY: Bright Size Life
Pat Metheny, electric 6- & 12-string guitars; Jaco Pastorius, fretless electric bass guitar; Bob Moses, drums
ECM 1073 (LP), 78118-210730-2 (CD). 1976. Manfred Eicher, prod.; Martin Wieland, eng. AAD. TT: 37:12

RENEE ROSNES: As We Are Now
Renee Rosnes, piano; Chris Potter, tenor & soprano sax; Christian McBride, bass; Jack DeJohnette, drums
Blue Note 7 56810 2 (CD). 1998. Don Sickler, prod.; Renee Rosnes, asst. prod.; Rudy Van Gelder, eng. DDD. TT: 60:09

JOE HENDERSON: Page One
Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Kenny Dorham, trumpet; McCoy Tyner, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Pete LaRoca, drums
Blue Note 7 84140 2 (CD). 1963/1988. Alfred Lion, prod.; Rudy Van Gelder, eng. AAD. TT: 42:17

JUNIOR WELLS: Hoodoo Man Blues
Delmark D612 (CD). 1965/1991. Robert G. Koestler, Stu Black, engs. AAD? TT: 46:30

THE REPLACEMENTS: Let It Be
Twin/Tone 8441 (CD). 1984. Steve Fjelstad, prod., eng.; Paul Westerberg, Peter Jesperson, prods. AAD? TT: 32:56

FRANK ZAPPA: Broadway the Hard Way
Rykodisc RCD 10552 (CD). 1988/1995. Frank Zappa, prod.; Bob Stone, Harry Andronis, engs. DDD. TT: 71:12

STEVE WESTFIELD: Mangled
Empire Disc 7864 92560 2 (CD). 1994. Steve Westfield, prod.; Steve Barry, prod., eng. AAD. TT: 62:27

SCHUBERT: Symphonies 8 ("Unfinished"), 9 ("Great")
Sir Charles Mackerras, Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Telarc CD-80502 (CD). 1998. James Mallinson, prod.; Tony Faulkner, eng. DDD. TT: 79:28

ALIA MÚSICA: El Canto Espiritual Judeoespanñol
Miguel Sánchez, dir.
Harmonia Mundi Ibérica HMI 987015 (CD). 1998. Pere Casulleras, prod., eng. DDD. TT: 62:30

TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony 6
Evgeny Svetlanov, State Symphony Orchestra of the Russian Federation
Emergo Classics EC 3624-2 (CD). 1993. Tomoyashi Ezaki, prod.; Robert de Godzinsky, eng. DDD. TT: 46:26

ULLA MEINECKE: Wenn Schon Nicht für Immer, dann Wenigstens für Ewig
RCA PL 28545 (LP). 1983. Uno Arndt, prod., eng. AAA. TT: 36:28

PAGANINI: Violin Concerto 1
TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
Neeme Järvi: The Early Recordings, Vol.2
Viktor Tretyakov, violin; Neeme Järvi, Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra
Melodiya 40720 (CD). 1966/1997. Alexander Grossmann, Igor Veprintsev, engs. ADD. TT: 70:25

KANTATE: German Baroque Cantatas
Works by J.C. Bach, Buxtehude, Erlebach, Rovetta, Schütz, Tunder
Andreas Scholl, countertenor; Concerto di Viole, Basel Consort
Harmonia Mundi 901651 (CD). 1998. Nicolas Bartholomee, prod., eng. DDD. TT: 71:50

AGNUS DEI
Edward Higginbottom, The Choir of New College, Oxford
Erato 14634-2 (CD). 1996. Tim Oldham, Oliver Rivers, prods.; Richard Lee, eng. DDD. TT: 72:36

BRAHMS: Symphonies 1-4, Academic Festival Overture, Variations on a Theme by Haydn
Sir Charles Mackerras, Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Telarc CD-80450 (3 CDs). 1997. James Mallinson, prod.; Jack Renner, Tony Faulkner, engs. DDD. TT: 3:18:58

RICHIE COLE: West Side Story
Richie Cole, alto sax; Vic Juris, guitar; Lou Forestieri, piano; Ed Howard, bass; Tommy Campbell, drums; Ray Mantilla, percussion
MusicMasters Jazz 65165-2 (CD). 1991 Todd Barkan, prod.; Troy Halderson, eng. DDD? TT: 51:45

JOAN OSBORNE: Relish
Blue Gorilla/Mercury 314 526 699-2 (CD). 1995. Rich Chertoff, prod.; William Whitman, Rob Hyman, engs. DDD? TT: 61:19

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SCHUBERT: String Quintet
Alban Berg Quartet; Heinrich Schiff, cello
EMI 66942 2 (CD). 1983/1998. Gerd Berg, prod.; Johann Nikolaus Matthes, eng. DDD. TT: 47:33

BRAHMS: Sacred Works for A Cappella Choir & Organ
Jörg Straube, Norddeutscher Figuralchor; Ulfert Smidt, organ
Thorofon 2301/2 (2 CDs). 1998. Bernd Hanke, eng. DDD. TT: 2:23:28

ELVIS COSTELLO with BURT BACHARACH: Painted from Memory: The New Songs of Bacharach & Costello
Mercury 314 538 002-2 (CD). 1998. Burt Bacharach, Elvis Costello, prods.; Kevin Killen, eng.; recorded, mixed at Ocean Way Studio. AAD? TT: 52:26

MARY CHAPIN CARPENTER: Party Doll (and other favorites)
Columbia CK 68751 (CD). 1999. Mary Chapin Carpenter, John Jennings, prods., with Mark Isham, Blake Chancey; Ron Fierstein, exec. prod.; too many engs. to credit; Bob Ludwig, mastering. AAD? TT: 72:55

TELEVISION: Marquee Moon
Elektra 1098-2 (CD). 1977/1984. Andy Johns, prod., eng.; Tom Verlaine, prod.; Jim Boyer, eng. AAD? TT: 45:52

LOU ANN BARTON: Read My Lips
Antone's ANT0009CD (CD). 1989. Paul Ray, Lou Ann Barton, prods.; Derek O'Brien, asst. prod.; Stuart Sullivan, eng. AAD? TT: 50:03

FAIRPORT CONVENTION: Babbacombe Lee
A&M SP 4333 (LP), Island ILPS 9176 (LP). 1972/1995. John M. Wood, prod., eng.; Simon Nicol, prod. AAA.

ANONYMOUS 4: 11,000 Virgins
Harmonia Mundi HMU 907200 (CD). 1997. Robina G. Young, prod.; Brad Michel, eng. DDD. TT: 72:07

BETTY CARTER: Inside Betty Carter
Betty Carter, vocals; Harold Mabern, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Roy McCurdy, drums United Artists 5639 (LP). 1964/1972/1993. Alan Douglas, prod.; Bill Schwartau, eng. AAA. TT: 25:43

JUNIOR WELLS: Hoodoo Man Blues
Delmark DD-612 (CD). 1965/1990. Robert G. Koester, prod.; Stu Black, eng. AAD. TT: 45:40

DAVE ALVIN: King of California
Hightone HCD 8054 (CD). 1994. Greg Leisz, prod.; Paul duGré, Joe Peccerillo, engs. AAD? TT: 54:49

DANIEL LANOIS: Acadie
Opal/Warner Bros. 25969-2 (CD). 1989. Daniel Lanois, prod., eng.; Paul Barrett, Malcolm Burn, Mark Howard, engs. AAD? TT: 41:03

DON CHERRY: Brown Rice
Don Cherry, trumpet, electric piano, vocals; Frank Lowe, tenor sax; Ricky Cherry, electric piano; Charlie Haden, Hakim Jamil, acoustic bass; Moki, tamboura; Billy Higgins, drums; Bunchie Fox, electric bongos; Verna Gillis, vocals
A&M/Horizon 0809 (CD). 1976/1988. Corrado Bacchelli, Beppe Muccioli, prods.; Kurt Munkacsi, Michael Mantler, engs. AAD? TT: 39:17

KING CRIMSON: Larks' Tongues in Aspic
Robert Fripp, guitar, Mellotron, devices; David Cross, violin, viola, Mellotron; John Wetton, bass, vocals; Bill Bruford, drums; Jamie Muir, percussion
Editions EG 1506 (CD). 1973/1989. King Crimson, prods. Nick Ryan, eng. AAD? TT: 46:41

PRIMAL SCREAM: Screamadelica
Creation/Sire 26714-2 (CD). 1991. Andrew Weatherall, Hugo Nicholson, Jimmy Miller, prods. AAD? TT: 62:54

YOU AM I: Hourly, Daily
Ra/Sire 31006-2 (CD). 1999. You Am I, George Drakoulias, prods.; Wayne Connolly, Jim Scott, Paul McKercher, engs. AAD? TT: 52:12

CHARLES LLOYD: Voice in the Night
Charles Lloyd, tenor sax; John Abercrombie, guitar; Dave Holland, bass; Billy Higgins, drums
ECM 1674 (CD). 1999. Manfred Eicher, prod.; James Farber, eng. DDD. TT: 68:23

JOHN LEWIS & SACHA DISTEL: Afternoon in Paris
John Lewis, piano; Sacha Distel, guitar; Barney Wilen, tenor sax; Pierre Michelot, Percy Heath, bass; Connie Kay, Kenny Clarke, drums
Koch Jazz KOC-CD-8509 (CD). 1999. Donald Elfman, Naomi Yoshii, reissue prods. AAD? TT: 43:34

LUCINDA WILLIAMS: Car Wheels on a Gravel Road
Mercury 314 558 338-2 (CD). 1999. Lucinda Williams, Roy Bittan, The Twangtrust, prods.; Ed Thacker, Steve Churchyard, engs. AAD? TT: 51:50

RICKIE LEE JONES: Naked Songs
Reprise 45950-2 (CD). 1995. Rickie Lee Jones, Russ Titelman, prods.; Dan Kasting, Derek Featherstone, engs. AAD? TT: 69:28

ALICE RIPLEY/EMILY SKINNER: Unsuspecting Hearts
Varèse Sarabande 302 066 074 2 (HDCD). 1999. Bruce Kimmel, prod.; Vincent Cirilli, Stephanie Gylden, engs. DDD. TT: 59:55

THOMAS HAMPSON: Operetta Arias
Thomas Hampson, baritone; Franz Welser-Möst, London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Voices, Terry Edwards, chorus master
EMI 5 56758 2 (CD). 1999. David Groves, prod.; Simon Rhodes, John Kurlander, engs. DDD. TT: 60:11

YO-YO MA: Solo
Kodály: Sonata for Solo Cello. O'Connor: Appalachia Waltz. Sheng: Seven Tunes Heard in China?. Tcherepnin: Suite for Solo Cello. Wilde: The Cellist of SarajevoI.
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony Classical SK 64114 (CD), SACDSK 64114 (SACD). 1999. Steven Epstein, prod.; Richard King, Todd Whitelock, Mark Betts, Billy Rothschild, engs.; Gus Skinas, DSD eng. DDD. TT: 64:39

LORNA HUNT: All in One Day
Lorna Hunt, vocals, acoustic guitar; Dave Piltch, acoustic bass; Danny Frankel, percussion; Greg Leisz, pedal steel, lap steel, electric guitar, mandolin, Weisenborn; Dave Jackson, accordion
Classic RTH-1015 (LP), RTHCD-1015 (CD), DAD-1015 (24/96 DVD). Lorna Hunt, prod.; Michael Hobson, exec. prod.; Paul duGré, prod., eng., mix; Josh Turner, prod. asst.; Thomas Matherly, tech. asst.; Bernie Grundman, mastering eng. A-D. TTs: 58:45 (CD, LP), 65:31 (DVD)

NITTY GRITTY DIRT BAND: Will the Circle Be Unbroken
EMI America CDPB 7 46589 2 (2 CDs). 1972. William E. McEuen, prod.; Rick Horton, Rex Collier, engs. AAD. TT: 119:30

SOUTHSIDE JOHNNY & THE ASBURY JUKES: Hearts of Stone
Epic JE 35488 (LP), Epic/Legacy EK 35488 (CD). 1978. Stevie Van Zandt, prod.; Jack Malken, eng. AAA/AAD. TT: 34:24

JASON FALKNER: Can You Still Feel?
Lovitt 016 (LP), Elektra 62205-2 (CD). 1999. Jason Falkner, prod.; Nigel Godrich, prod., eng. ADD? TTs: ca 52:00 (LP), 46:27 (CD)

HIM: Sworn Eyes
Bubblecore BC-024 (2 LPs), Perishable PER009 (CD). 1999. Doug Scharin, prod.; Brian Deck, eng. AAD? TTs: ca 60:00 (LP), 55:23 (CD)

EMMYLOU HARRIS: Spyboy
Eminent EM-25001-2 (CD). 1998. Emmylou Harris, prod.; Buddy Miller, prod., eng., mix; Dean Norman, Doug Dawson, engs.; Greg Droman, mix. AAD? TT: 67:07

JEROME HARRIS QUINTET: Rendezvous
Stereophile STPH013-2 (CD). 1999. Jerome Harris, Wes Phillips, prods.; John Atkinson, exec. prod., eng., editor, mix. DDD. TT: 60:30

JOHN LENNON: Anthology
Capitol C2 8 30614 2 (4 CDs). 1998. Yoko Ono, prod.; Rob Stevens, prod., eng.; Mike Rew, Chris Habeck, Mike Anzelowitz, asst. engs. AAD. TT: 4:27:40

SAMI WIMME SAARI: Gierran
Sami Wimme Saari, vocals; Tapani Rinne, woodwinds, keyboards, percussion; Jari Kokkonen, keyboards, programming; Matti Wallenius, ukelele, mandolin; Pauli, keyboards, programming; Kajasto, keyboards
Northside NSD6023 (CD). 1999. Tapani Rinne, prod.; Pauli, Pekka Lappi, Niko Paukkunainen, engs. ADD? TT: 55:57

BENNO MOISEIWITSCH: Great Pianists of the 20th Century
Piano music of Chopin, Kabalevsky, Liszt, Medtner, Mendelssohn/Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff
Benno Moiseiwitsch, piano; conductor/orchestra in Rach. Concerto 2
Philips 456 907-2 (2 CDs). 1999. Tom Deacon, prod.; Alfred Kaine, Oliver Rogalla, Mark Buecker, engs. ADD. TT: 2:21:23.

SERGEI RACHMANINOFF: A Window in TimePiano music of Bach, Chopin, Beethoven/Rubinstein, Gluck/Sgambati, Henselt, Mendelssohn, Paderewski, Rubinstein, Tchaikovsky
Sergei Rachmaninoff, Ampico piano rolls
Telarc CD-80491 (CD). 1999. Wayne Stahnke, Robert Woods, prods.; Da-Hong Seetoo, eng. DDD. TT: 62:12

BRAHMS: Piano Concertos 1 & 2, With: Variations & Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op.24; Waltzes, Op.39
Leon Fleisher, piano; George Szell, Cleveland Orchestra
Sony Classical Masterworks Heritage MH2K 63225 (2 CDs). 1956-62/1997. Opp. 24 & 39 in mono. Howard H. Scott, Thomas Frost, orig. prods.; Louise de la Fuente, reissue prod.; Kevin P. Boutote, Dawn Frank, reissue engs. ADD. TT: 2:17:42

FRIFOT: Frifot
Per Gudmundson, fiddle, octave fiddle, Swedish bagpipes, vocal; Ale Möller, mandola, natural flutes, hammered dulcimer, folk harp, shawm, vocal; Lena Willemark, vocal, fiddle, octave fiddle, wooden flute
ECM 1690 (CD). 1999. Manfred Eicher, prod.; Jan Erik Kongshaug, eng. DDD. TT: 65:19

MASSIVE ATTACK: Blue Lines
Wild Bunch WBRCD1, Virgin 7 86228 2 (CD, also originally released on LP). 1991. Massive Attack, Jonny Dollar, prods., mix. ADD TT: 45:09

CHRISTY MOORE: Live (at The Point)
Christy Moore, vocals, guitars, bodhran
Grapevine/PolyGram GRALP 203 (5 022769 391620, LP), GRACD 203 (5 022769 691621, CD). 1994. Christy Moore, prod.; Walter Samuel, eng., mix; John Donohoe, eng.; Ray Staff, mix. AAA/AAD? TT: 55:57

MONTE WARDEN: Monte Warden
Watermelon CD1015 (CD). 1993. Dave McNair, prod., eng.; Mas Palermo, prod.; Brian Gardner, eng. AAD? TT: 35:54

MISSISSIPPI JOHN HURT: Today!
Vanguard VMD-78220 (CD). 1966. Patrick Sky, prod. AAD? TT: 43:53

THE BEATLES: Revolver
Capitol CDP 7 46441 2 (CD). 1966. George Martin, prod.; Geoff Emerick, eng. AAD. TT: 34:59

OLIVER NELSON: The Blues and the Abstract Truth
Oliver Nelson, alto & tenor sax; Eric Dolphy, alto sax, flute; George Barrow, baritone sax; Freddie Hubbard, trumpet; Bill Evans, piano; Paul Chambers, bass; Roy Haynes, drums
Impulse! IMPD-154 (CD). 1961/1995. Creed Taylor, prod.; Rudy Van Gelder, eng.; Michael Cuscuna, reissue prod. AAD. TT: 36:35

IAN TYSON: Old Corrals and Sagebrush & Other Cowboy Culture Classics
Bear Family BCD 15437 (CD). 1989. Ian Tyson, prod.; Richard Harrow, eng. AAD. TT: 69:05

DAVID BROMBERG BAND: Reckless Abandon/Bandit in a Bathing Suit
Fantasy FCD-24748-2 (CD). 1977/1988. David Bromberg, Jim Price, Hugh MacDonald, prods.; Joe Tuzen, Phil Kaffel, engs. AAD. TT: 74:44

HOLE: Celebrity Skin
Geffen DGCD-25164 (CD). 1998. Michael Beinhorn, prod.; Paul Northfield, eng. AAD? TT: 50:30

FRED FRITH: Eye to Ear
Tzadik TX7503 (CD). 1997. John Zorn, prod.; Benno Gordon, eng. AAD? TT: 55:48

THE COMPLETE STAX VOLT SINGLES: 1959-1968
Atlantic 82218-2 (9 CDs). 1991. Steve Greenberg, reissue prod.; Bill Inglot, Dan Hersch, digital remastering. AAD. TT: 10:52:07

UP BUSTLE AND OUT: One Colour Just Reflects Another
Señor Roody, flutes, field recordings; Vicki Burke, saxes; John Donegan, piano; Clandestine Ein, drums, Rhodes & Hammond organs
Ninja Tune SDW001 (LP, CD). 1996. Señor Roody, arr., prod.; Clandestine Ein, eng. AAA/AAD? TT: 78:08

MAHLER: Symphony 9
With Commentary Disc by Benjamin Zander
Benjamin Zander, Philharmonia Orchestra
Telarc 3CD-80527 (CD). 1999. Robert Woods, David St. George, prods.; Adam Philip, eng. DDD. TT: 87:02 (Commentary disc: 76:42)

DICK CARY'S TUESDAY NIGHT FRIENDS: Catching Up
Directed by Dick Hamilton
Klavier KD-77024 (CD). 1999. Jim Turner, prod.; Dick Hamilton, eng.; Bruce Leek, mastering. DDD? TT: 68:30

ELIADES OCHOA Y EL CUARTETO PATRIA: Sublime Illusion
EMD/Higher Octave B00000 JGCD (CD). 1999. John Wooler, prod.; Clark Germain, eng. DDD? TT: 57:15

PASCAL COMELADE: Haikus de Pianos
Eva wwcx 2038(CD). 1992. Pascal Comelade, Gereard Nguyen, prods.; François Dietz, eng. AAD? TT: 34:46

RUN LOLA RUN: Original Soundtrack Recording
Music by Tom Tykwer
TVT Soundtrax 8220-2 (CD). 1999. Tom Tykwer, prod.; Johnny Klimek, eng.; Reinhold Heil, mix. DDD. TT: 77:19

KRUDER DORFMEISTER: The K&D Sessions
Studio K7! K7073 (2 CDs). 1999. William Orbit, prod. DDD. TT: 2:06:51

STEVIE WONDER: Songs in the Key of Life
Motown 374 630 340 2 (2 CDs). 1976. Stevie Wonder, prod.; John Fischbach, Gary Olazabal, engs. AAD. TT: 104:42

PAM TILLIS: Sweetheart's Dance
Arista 18758-2 (CD). 1994. Pam Tillis, Steve Fishell, prods.; Mike Poole, eng. AAD? TT: 32:52

HERBIE NICHOLS: The Complete Blue Note Recordings
Herbie Nichols, piano; Al McKibbon, Teddy Kotick, bass; Art Blakey, Max Roach, drums
Blue Note CDP 8 59352 2 (3 mono CDs). 1997. Alfred Lion, prod.; Rudy Van Gelder, eng. AAD. TT: 3:32:43

JO JONES: The Essential Jo Jones
Jo Jones, drums; Emmett Berry, trumpet; Benny Green, Lawrence Brown, trombone; Rudy Powell, clarinet; Lucky Thompson, tenor sax; Freddie Greene, guitar; Nat Pierce, Count Basie, piano; Ray Bryant, piano; Tommy Bryant, Walter Page, bass
Vanguard 101/2-2 (CD). 1955-58/1995. John Hammond, prod. AAD. TT: 78:30

BILL HOLMAN BAND: Brilliant Corners
Bill Holman, arr.; Carl Saunders, Ron Stout, Bob Summers, trumpet; Andy Martin, Bob Enevoldsen, trombone; Lanny Morgan, Pete Christlieb, Bill Perkins, saxes; Rich Eames, piano; Dave Carpenter, bass; Bob Leatherbarrow, drums
JVC XRCD JVCXR-0028 (CD). 1997. Akira Taguchi, prod.; Allen Sides, eng. DDD. TT: 69:09

DUKE ELLINGTON: Togo Brava Suite
Duke Ellington, piano; Cootie Williams, Johnny Coles, Mercer Ellington, trumpet; Chuck Connors, Booty Wood, trombone; Russell Procope, Paul Gonsalves, Harold Ashby, Harold Minerve, Norris Turney, saxes, flutes; Joe Benjamin, bass; Rufus Jones, drums
Blue Note 8 30082 2 (CD). 1971. Noel Walker, prod., eng. AAD. TT: 67:04

BENJAMIN BRITTEN: Britten the Performer
Fauré: La Bonne Chanson, Op.61. Purcell: Five Songs (realized by B. Britten). Schubert: Three Songs. Schumann: Liederkreis, Op.39.
Peter Pears, tenor; Benjamin Britten, piano
BBC Music BBCB 8006-2 (mono CD). 1958-59/1999. Ivor Walsworth, prod.; Derek Horsman, remastering eng. ADD. TT: 74:58

TYE: Three Masses: "Euge Bone," "Peterhouse," "Western Wind"
Paul Trepte, Ely Cathedral Choir
ASV 190 (2 CDs). 1999. Séan Farrell, prod.; David Wild, eng. DDD. TT: 82:37

TCHAIKOVSKY: The Nutcracker
Valery Gergiev, Kirov Orchestra
Philips 462 114-2 (CD). 1998. Anna Bary, prod.; Jaap de Jong, Thijs Hoekstra, engs. DDD. TT: 81:03

ARVO PÄRT: Fratres, Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten
Tamás Benedek, Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Naxos 8.553750 (CD). 1997. prod. eng. not listed. DDD. TT: 79:05

JON IVERSON: Alternesia
M•A Recordings/Series Momentum M3 (CD). 1999. Jon Iverson, prod., eng. ADD. TT: 46:28

FIONA APPLE: Tidal
The Work Group/Clean Slate OK 67439 (CD). 1996. Andrew Slater, prod.; Mark Endert, eng., mix; Claude Achille, Brian Scheubel, Jim Wirt, Niko Bolas, Troy Gonzalez, Al Sanderson, engs. AAD? TT: 51:44

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