Toscanini Database

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 Composer  Debussy  
 Composition    Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune  
 Ensemble  NBC Symphony  
 Date  1953.02.14  
 Location  Carnegie Hall  
 Session  Broadcast  

Wonderful performance.

Guild slightly better balance than RCAs

GS and Immortal Identical sound with Immortal in mono.

FM some bass rumble, highs not quite as clear as GS.

FC nice but not quite as FM.

NE thin with some coloration.  

 Label    Issue    Album Title    Format  
 Guild    GHCD 2271-72    Toscanini - All Debussy Concert    CD  
 RCA    60265-2-RG    AT Collection Vol 37    CD  
 RCA    74321 66924 2    The Immortal - Vol. IX French Orchestral Music    CD  
 Franklin Mint    TOSC 6    Orchestral Showpieces    LP  
 Fonit Cetra    DOC 18    Toscanini: Debussy    LP  
 Nuova Era    013.6328    Toscanini: Debussy    CD