Gary Karr Double Bass 200g 2LP
Gary Karr Double Bass 200g 2LP
Genre: Classical
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Gary Karr Double Bass 200g 2LP

Gary Karr

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SKU:
CRLP2000QP
UPC:
ACCS 2000Q
Gary Karr became an audiophile favorite largely as a result of the King Super Analogue recording of Albinoni’s Adagio in G minor played by Gary Karr on solo bass with organ accompaniment. In 1959, Gary Karr made his first record entitled “Gary Karr Plays Double Bass” a collection of pieces from Eccles, Ravel, Bloch and others for Golden Crest Records. A few years later a second recording of Alec Wilder compositions for Bass and Piano and Bass and Guitar was also released on Golden Crest. On this outstanding second effort Gary Karr is accompanied by Bernie Leighton on piano and Fredrick Hand on guitar. After auditioning the master tapes we decided that these two wonderful recordings by a stellar bass musician needed to be reissued which is what we have done here by combining the recordings into a two disc set as part of the “Classic Records Presents…” Series. Both titles were mastered and transferred by Bernie Grundman in Hollywood California from the original analog master tapes and cut on Classic Records’ “All Tube” cutting system.

This release is also available as a two disc HDAD+ (HDAD2013) that includes both a 16/44.1 CD and a DVD audio disc at 24/192 and 24/96. If you are a Gary Karr fan then this is a must have release.  If you are unfamiliar with “Mr. Bass” then these recordings are a great place to start.

Musicians:
Gary Karr, double bass
Jeffrey Siegel, piano
Bernie Leighton, piano (Wilder)
Frederic Hand, guitar (Wilder)

Features:
• Double LP
• 200g Quiex SV-P Vinyl
• Hand Made

Selections:
Henry Eccles (d. 1742)
Sonata

Traditional
Londonderry Air

Serge Koussevitzky (1874-1951)
Valse Miniature

Ernest Bloch (1880-1959)
Prayer (from Sketches of a Jewish Life)

Lorenzitti (b. 1742)
Gavotte

Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Piece en forme de Habanera

Niccolo Paganini (1782-1840)
Fantasy on a theme from the Opera "Moses in Egypt" by Rossini

Alec Wilder

Suite for String Bass & Piano
Suite for String Bass & Guitar
Sonata for String Bass & Piano
Description
Gary Karr became an audiophile favorite largely as a result of the King Super Analogue recording of Albinoni’s Adagio in G minor played by Gary Karr on solo bass with organ accompaniment. In 1959, Gary Karr made his first record entitled “Gary Karr Plays Double Bass” a collection of pieces from Eccles, Ravel, Bloch and others for Golden Crest Records. A few years later a second recording of Alec Wilder compositions for Bass and Piano and Bass and Guitar was also released on Golden Crest. On this outstanding second effort Gary Karr is accompanied by Bernie Leighton on piano and Fredrick Hand on guitar. After auditioning the master tapes we decided that these two wonderful recordings by a stellar bass musician needed to be reissued which is what we have done here by combining the recordings into a two disc set as part of the “Classic Records Presents…” Series. Both titles were mastered and transferred by Bernie Grundman in Hollywood California from the original analog master tapes and cut on Classic Records’ “All Tube” cutting system.

This release is also available as a two disc HDAD+ (HDAD2013) that includes both a 16/44.1 CD and a DVD audio disc at 24/192 and 24/96. If you are a Gary Karr fan then this is a must have release.  If you are unfamiliar with “Mr. Bass” then these recordings are a great place to start.

Musicians:
Gary Karr, double bass
Jeffrey Siegel, piano
Bernie Leighton, piano (Wilder)
Frederic Hand, guitar (Wilder)

Features:
• Double LP
• 200g Quiex SV-P Vinyl
• Hand Made

Selections:
Henry Eccles (d. 1742)
Sonata

Traditional
Londonderry Air

Serge Koussevitzky (1874-1951)
Valse Miniature

Ernest Bloch (1880-1959)
Prayer (from Sketches of a Jewish Life)

Lorenzitti (b. 1742)
Gavotte

Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Piece en forme de Habanera

Niccolo Paganini (1782-1840)
Fantasy on a theme from the Opera "Moses in Egypt" by Rossini

Alec Wilder

Suite for String Bass & Piano
Suite for String Bass & Guitar
Sonata for String Bass & Piano
ISBN
ACCS 2000Q
Genre
Classical
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
2.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Gary Karr
Title
Double Bass
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
200G
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
Creation Date
Release Date
05-06-2008
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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