Toscanini Database

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Performance
 Composer  Rossini  
 Composition    Italian Woman in Algiers  
 Ensemble  New York Philharmonic  
 Date  1936.04.10  
 Location  Carnegie Hall  
 Session  Studio  

Comments
Naxos Improved transfer by Obert-Thorn over Pearl. The Naxos and GS are certainly different but it is hard to say which is better overall. In the quieter parts the highs are better on the GS, but the loud parts have more fullness on Naxos.

Pearl filtered and muddy sounding.  

Issue
 Label    Issue    Album Title    Format  
 RCA    60318-2-RG    AT Collection Vol 66    CD  
 Naxos    8.110842    Toscanini - NY Phil: Opera Overtures    CD  
 Pearl    GEMM CDS 9373    Toscanini & the NYPSO 1926-36    CD