Toscanini Database

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Performance
 Composer  Beethoven  
 Composition    Symphony No. 6  
 Ensemble  BBC Symphony  
 Date  1937.06.22  
 Location  Queen's Hall, London  
 Session     

Comments
With 07.16 10.21 10.22.1937

First four are quite good although slightly different in sound.

IMG OK but noise reduction has left some slight coloration. Mark Obert-Thorn transfer on Biddulph has most natural balance but could still use a little better EQ to tame a little extra brightness at times.

IC-6156 is the brighter and more processed than Biddulph.

LCT has crackly surface, somewhat higher distortion.

 

Issue
 Label    Issue    Album Title    Format  
 Biddulph    WHL008-9    Toscanini: The Complete Issued HMV Recordings    CD  
 IMG Artists    7243 5 62939 2 2    Toscanini: Great Conductors of the 20th Century    CD  
 Seraphim    IC-6156    Toscanini: Beethoven Sym Nos. 1,4, 6,&7    LP  
 Seraphim    IC-6015    Toscanini: Beethoven Sym. Nos. 1,4,&6 . Overtures    LP  
 RCA    LCT 1042    Toscanini: Beethoven Symphony No. 6    LP