Genre: Classical
Label: Esoteric


Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade, Op. 35 Hybrid Stereo Japanese Import SACD


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Ernest Ansermet conducts L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande for this audiophile disc featuring Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade alongside compositional works from Mussorgsky, Glinka, and Borodin.

Classical masterpiece collection:
The reissue of classical music masterpieces by ESOTERIC has attracted a lot of attention, both for its uncompromising commitment to recreating the original master sound, and for using hybrid Super Audio CD (SACD) technology to improve sound quality. This series marks the first hybrid SACD release of historical recording selections that have been mainstays of the catalog since their initial release.

These new audio versions feature ESOTERIC’s proprietary re-mastering process to achieve the highest level of sound quality.

ESOTERIC equipment used for re-mastering:
The crieterion of re-mastering is to faithfully capture the quality of the original master. Esoteric's flag ship D/A/ converters, model D-01VU, Rubidium master clock generator model G-0Rb and Esoteric Mexcel interconnect cables and power cords were all used for this re-mastering session. This combination of highly advanced technology greatly contributed to capturing the high quality sound of the original master.

Experience by yourself… Experience the legendary performance in this Super Audio CD/CD format. Not only for new followers, but also for well experienced followers of these recorded materials. All will be equally impressed by the “soul” hidden within the notes, but never before found in previously released recordings in any format.

• Super Audio CD
• SACD Stereo SACD Layer
• This Hybrid SACD contains a 'Red Book' Stereo CD Layer which is playable on most conventional CD Players!
• Made in Japan
• Deluxe, Full-Color High-Quality Digi-pak Gatefold Packaging

Lorand Fenyves, solo violin (1-4)
Choeur des Jeunes, Lausanne (7,8)
Choeur de Radio Lausanne (7,8)
L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Ernest Ansermet, conductor

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908)

1-4. Scheherazade, Op. 35
Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky (1839-1881)
5. Dance of The Persian Slaves from "Khovanshchina"
Mikhail Glinka (1804-1857)
6. Ruslan and Lyudmila: Overture
Alexander Borodin (1833-1887)
7. Dance of The Polovtsian Maidesn from "Prince Igor"
8. Polovtsian Dances from "Prince Igor"