Toscanini Database

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Performance
 Composer  Ravel  
 Composition    La Valse  
 Ensemble  NBC Symphony  
 Date  1940.04.27  
 Location  Studio 8-H  
 Session  Broadcast  

Comments
ATS Timing 11:33

Quite different sound on Guild and M&A. At first glance I can't say which I prefer.

M&A Much greater dynamics and a crackly surface.

Guild has better highs and is probably more accurate.

ATS Very poor sound.  

Issue
 Label    Issue    Album Title    Format  
 Guild    GHCD 2298-9    Toscanini: 1940.04.27 & 1943.09.09    CD  
 Music & Arts    CD 898    Toscanini conducts the music of France    CD  
 The Arturo Toscanini Society    ATS 1055-9    Toscanini 1973 Special Edition 5 disc set    LP