Kjell Fageus Lonely Souls Master Quality Reel To Reel Tape
Kjell Fageus Lonely Souls Master Quality Reel To Reel Tape Kjell Fageus Lonely Souls Master Quality Reel To Reel Tape
Genre: Classical
Label: Opus 3
Additional Artists: Mikael Edlund

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Kjell Fageus Lonely Souls Master Quality Reel To Reel Tape

Kjell Fageus

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SKU:
OPRR19406
Each Opus 3 Reel-To-Reel Tape is made upon order and is ready to ship in approximately 21 Days!

This item not eligible for any further discount offers!

Limited Production Run of only 50 Copies Worldwide!
Master Quality Reel To Reel Tape!
Exceptional Audiophile Sound as close to the Original Master Reference Quality as possible!


Opus 3 Records Offers Analogue Copies From Original Analogue Masters!

Master copies of Opus 3 analogue recordings! The shortest and best possible signal-path, without any conversions.

The current Opus 3 catalogue contains 50 titles which have been strictly analogue recorded and preserved. To cater to the needs of people for whom only the best is good enough and demand the ultimate in sound perfection we now offer open-reel master copies of Opus 3 albums.

All tapes are copied 'by hand', track by track, where all Mastering corrections are made with meticulous calibration and control.

We use:
A modified Technics RS-1500 for playback of the master tape, which has also been used for all of our re-mastering for SACD of our older titles. This tape recorder is world renowned as one of the best for playback. However it is specially modified to achieve the best possible quality.
Telefunken Magnetophone M-28 for the recording of your copy. This tape recorder has been used for the recording of all of Opus 3's master-recordings since 1978.

The tape:
which we used for many years was Agfa PEM-468 which is no longer manufactured, however the RMG Studio Master SM-468 produced in the Netherlands has 100% identical performance.
1/4", 2-Tracks
Speed: 38 cm/s (15")
Playback EQ: IEC (CCIR) 35uS

Over many years Opus 3 has from time to time been asked to offer Analogue Tape Copies. At the end of 2014, the first copies were sold in Sweden and the response was overwhelming.

When Opus 3 Records creates an Analogue tape copy, it is always a One to One Copy where, for example, no analogue sub-master is in between, in order to make it as good as possible with no added distortion, noise and wow and flutter, etc.

The drawback is this process takes a lot of time, because all the tracks have to be copies one by one which is the reason the Analogue Tape are high. Because of the way this is done, production is limited to a maximum of 50 pieces. The upside to this process is you are guaranteed to have the best sounding Analogue Tape Copy.

"Lonely Souls" is an inward musical journey with a solitary clarinet, a clarinet conveying the different characters and styles of 12 composers. It is beautiful - calm and agitated, happy and sad, introvert and extrovert - naked and revealing.

From the program notes of Fageus: "This (album) was recorded on a single day, September 28, 1994. That is the day when the ferry Estonia went down in the Baltic with a thousand passengers on board. I was profoundly affected by the picture of people fighting for their lives in the freezing waters of the Baltic. I was in that special state of just playing, hovering between the realization that what I was doing was absolutely pointless and experiencing playing as a matter of life and death."

The Mikael Edlund and Malte Peterson works are world premiere performances.

* Reel To Reel Master Tapes do not include cover art

Features:
• 1st Generation Reel to Reel Tape made from the Original Master Tape
• Limited Production Run of only 50 Total
• Analogue Tape Copies from original analogue masters
• Two 10.5" Metal-NAB-Reels
• Playback EQ: IEC/CCIR (35uS)
• 2-track, 1/4" at 38 cm/s (15")

Selections:
(Subject to change)
Solo - Mikael Edlund
Von Koch's Monolog No. 3

1. Andante sostenuto
2. Allegro vivace

Eklund's 4 Pezzi brevi
3. Lento ma non troppo
4. Allegro moderato-Alla burleska
5. Canto Molto lento-Un poco trist
6. Variazoni "Gamle Valu"

Peterson's Solocaprice
7. Andante sostenuto
8. Vivo

Deak's Sonatina
9. Allegretto
10. Rubato con molto tranqsuillo
11. Allegro molto

Rosenberg's Sonata (1960)
Lidholm's Amicizia

12. Amabile
13. Drammatico
14. Scherzando
15. Amabile

Bucht's Clarinet study 59

Stravinsky's Three Pieces I-III

Messiaen's Quatour pour la Fin du Temps

16. Abime des Oiseaux

Debussy's Syrinx
Arnold's Fantasy for Clarinet Op. 87
Description
Each Opus 3 Reel-To-Reel Tape is made upon order and is ready to ship in approximately 21 Days!

This item not eligible for any further discount offers!

Limited Production Run of only 50 Copies Worldwide!
Master Quality Reel To Reel Tape!
Exceptional Audiophile Sound as close to the Original Master Reference Quality as possible!


Opus 3 Records Offers Analogue Copies From Original Analogue Masters!

Master copies of Opus 3 analogue recordings! The shortest and best possible signal-path, without any conversions.

The current Opus 3 catalogue contains 50 titles which have been strictly analogue recorded and preserved. To cater to the needs of people for whom only the best is good enough and demand the ultimate in sound perfection we now offer open-reel master copies of Opus 3 albums.

All tapes are copied 'by hand', track by track, where all Mastering corrections are made with meticulous calibration and control.

We use:
A modified Technics RS-1500 for playback of the master tape, which has also been used for all of our re-mastering for SACD of our older titles. This tape recorder is world renowned as one of the best for playback. However it is specially modified to achieve the best possible quality.
Telefunken Magnetophone M-28 for the recording of your copy. This tape recorder has been used for the recording of all of Opus 3's master-recordings since 1978.

The tape:
which we used for many years was Agfa PEM-468 which is no longer manufactured, however the RMG Studio Master SM-468 produced in the Netherlands has 100% identical performance.
1/4", 2-Tracks
Speed: 38 cm/s (15")
Playback EQ: IEC (CCIR) 35uS

Over many years Opus 3 has from time to time been asked to offer Analogue Tape Copies. At the end of 2014, the first copies were sold in Sweden and the response was overwhelming.

When Opus 3 Records creates an Analogue tape copy, it is always a One to One Copy where, for example, no analogue sub-master is in between, in order to make it as good as possible with no added distortion, noise and wow and flutter, etc.

The drawback is this process takes a lot of time, because all the tracks have to be copies one by one which is the reason the Analogue Tape are high. Because of the way this is done, production is limited to a maximum of 50 pieces. The upside to this process is you are guaranteed to have the best sounding Analogue Tape Copy.

"Lonely Souls" is an inward musical journey with a solitary clarinet, a clarinet conveying the different characters and styles of 12 composers. It is beautiful - calm and agitated, happy and sad, introvert and extrovert - naked and revealing.

From the program notes of Fageus: "This (album) was recorded on a single day, September 28, 1994. That is the day when the ferry Estonia went down in the Baltic with a thousand passengers on board. I was profoundly affected by the picture of people fighting for their lives in the freezing waters of the Baltic. I was in that special state of just playing, hovering between the realization that what I was doing was absolutely pointless and experiencing playing as a matter of life and death."

The Mikael Edlund and Malte Peterson works are world premiere performances.

* Reel To Reel Master Tapes do not include cover art

Features:
• 1st Generation Reel to Reel Tape made from the Original Master Tape
• Limited Production Run of only 50 Total
• Analogue Tape Copies from original analogue masters
• Two 10.5" Metal-NAB-Reels
• Playback EQ: IEC/CCIR (35uS)
• 2-track, 1/4" at 38 cm/s (15")

Selections:
(Subject to change)
Solo - Mikael Edlund
Von Koch's Monolog No. 3

1. Andante sostenuto
2. Allegro vivace

Eklund's 4 Pezzi brevi
3. Lento ma non troppo
4. Allegro moderato-Alla burleska
5. Canto Molto lento-Un poco trist
6. Variazoni "Gamle Valu"

Peterson's Solocaprice
7. Andante sostenuto
8. Vivo

Deak's Sonatina
9. Allegretto
10. Rubato con molto tranqsuillo
11. Allegro molto

Rosenberg's Sonata (1960)
Lidholm's Amicizia

12. Amabile
13. Drammatico
14. Scherzando
15. Amabile

Bucht's Clarinet study 59

Stravinsky's Three Pieces I-III

Messiaen's Quatour pour la Fin du Temps

16. Abime des Oiseaux

Debussy's Syrinx
Arnold's Fantasy for Clarinet Op. 87
Genre
Classical
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
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Construct
0
Dropship
1
Artist
Kjell Fageus
Title
Lonely Souls
Composer
Stravinsky, Debussy, Arnold, Rosenberg
Additional Artists
Mikael Edlund
Record Weight
Record Speed
Record Speed Record Size
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
08-11-2017
Availability
In Stock
Format
Reel to Reel Tape
ISBN
Release Date
ASSOC
T
Scratch & Dent
0
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