Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition Half-Speed Mastered 180g LP
Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition Half-Speed Mastered 180g LP
Genre: Classical
Label: Tacet
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition Half-Speed Mastered 180g LP

Markus Schirmer

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SKU:
TACETL132
UPC:
4009850013211
Half-Speed Mastered on 180g Vinyl! Inspiring Tube Sound!
B-Side PLAYS BACKWARDS!


Pianist Markus Schirmer performs the classic composition from Mussorgsky, Pictures At An Exhibition.

Half-speed is literally half the speed. But only during the production! When being played, everything runs perfectly normally again. This record requires no special treatment at all; it simply sounds better. It is as if the craftsman had taken twice as much time for his work. Not only the tempo is reduced at half speed, but also the pitch by a factor of 2. For example, a note of 40 kHz - Tacet recordings do indeed contain such high notes! - is transferred like a 20-kHz tone of a standard recording. Through this, electronics can process higher frequencies and the cutting stylus calmly cuts all the details into the lacquer foil.

The procedure appears quite simple. However, before it is cut, the signal still has to run through a filter - the RIAA curve, which lowers low notes and raises high ones. This technically necessary alteration is corrected in your system's phono-preampliflier. Unfortunately, the filter processes the wrong frequencies during a half-speed cutting, namely an octave too high. But we have also mastered this task. Convince yourself of the natural and unaltered timbres on this LP. Enjoy the refined difference between clarinets and basset horn, the soft cantilenas of the oboes, the huge color spectrum of the horns, the ensemble playing of the bassoons with the double bass.

Features:
• 180g Vinyl
• 1/2 Speed Mastered
• Inspiring Tube Sound
• B-side plays backwards
• Gatefold jacket
• Pressed in Germany

Musicians:
Markus Schirmer, piano

Selections:
Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881)
Pictures At An Exhibition (1874)
Side 1: Play Forwards!

1. Promenade
2. Gnomus
3. Promenade
4. Il vecchio castello - The Old Castle
5. Promenade
6. Tuileries
7. Bydlo
8. Promenade
9. Ballet of the Chickens in their Shells
10. Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle
Side 2: Play Backwards!
11. Promenade
12. The Market-place at Limoges
13. Catacombae (Sepulcrum romanum)
14. Cum mortuis in lingua mortua
15. Baba Yaga - The Hut on Fowl's Legs
16. The Great Gate at Kiev
Description
Half-Speed Mastered on 180g Vinyl! Inspiring Tube Sound!
B-Side PLAYS BACKWARDS!


Pianist Markus Schirmer performs the classic composition from Mussorgsky, Pictures At An Exhibition.

Half-speed is literally half the speed. But only during the production! When being played, everything runs perfectly normally again. This record requires no special treatment at all; it simply sounds better. It is as if the craftsman had taken twice as much time for his work. Not only the tempo is reduced at half speed, but also the pitch by a factor of 2. For example, a note of 40 kHz - Tacet recordings do indeed contain such high notes! - is transferred like a 20-kHz tone of a standard recording. Through this, electronics can process higher frequencies and the cutting stylus calmly cuts all the details into the lacquer foil.

The procedure appears quite simple. However, before it is cut, the signal still has to run through a filter - the RIAA curve, which lowers low notes and raises high ones. This technically necessary alteration is corrected in your system's phono-preampliflier. Unfortunately, the filter processes the wrong frequencies during a half-speed cutting, namely an octave too high. But we have also mastered this task. Convince yourself of the natural and unaltered timbres on this LP. Enjoy the refined difference between clarinets and basset horn, the soft cantilenas of the oboes, the huge color spectrum of the horns, the ensemble playing of the bassoons with the double bass.

Features:
• 180g Vinyl
• 1/2 Speed Mastered
• Inspiring Tube Sound
• B-side plays backwards
• Gatefold jacket
• Pressed in Germany

Musicians:
Markus Schirmer, piano

Selections:
Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881)
Pictures At An Exhibition (1874)
Side 1: Play Forwards!

1. Promenade
2. Gnomus
3. Promenade
4. Il vecchio castello - The Old Castle
5. Promenade
6. Tuileries
7. Bydlo
8. Promenade
9. Ballet of the Chickens in their Shells
10. Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle
Side 2: Play Backwards!
11. Promenade
12. The Market-place at Limoges
13. Catacombae (Sepulcrum romanum)
14. Cum mortuis in lingua mortua
15. Baba Yaga - The Hut on Fowl's Legs
16. The Great Gate at Kiev
Genre
Classical
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
1.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Markus Schirmer
Title
Pictures at an Exhibition
Composer
Modest Mussorgsky
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
1
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
ISBN
Creation Date
Release Date
03-05-2018
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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