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Giulia Nuti & Chiara Zanisi - Bach: Sei suonate à cembalo certato è violino solo (2017) [Official Digital Download 24/88]

Giulia Nuti & Chiara Zanisi - Bach: Sei suonate à cembalo certato è violino solo (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88.2 kHz | Time - 94:41 minutes | 1.86 GB
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The violinist Chiara Zanisi works with the finest early music ensembles, notably the Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra under Ton Koopman, with whom she has just finished a long tour performing the Six Brandenburg Concertos. She now devotes her first solo recording to Johann Sebastian Bach’s Six Sonatas for Harpsichord and Violin. Alongside her is Giulia Nuti, among the most brilliant harpsichordists and scholars in Italy, whose solo CD Les Sauvages: Harpsichords in pre-Revolutionary Paris (DHM) won a Diapason d’Or, among other awards.
Roscoe Shelton - Soul In His Music, Music In His Soul (1966/2017) [Official Digital Download 24-bit/192kHz]

Roscoe Shelton - Soul In His Music, Music In His Soul (1966/2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/192 kHz | Time - 31:41 minutes | 784 MB
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Roscoe Shelton was a figurehead of Tennessee soul in the 1950s and 60s with his soaring, flexible, gospel-drenched R&B vocal stylings. Soul in His Music, Music in His Soul was his second record, a release that rocketed Shelton to fame with the hit single Strain on My Heart.
Mel Torme & The Marty Paich Dek-Tette - Mel Torme Sings Fred Astaire (1957/2014) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Mel Tormé - Mel Tormé Sings Fred Astaire (1957/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 35:05 minutes | 745 MB
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Mel Tormé reunites with arranger and conductor Marty Paich and his 10-piece ensemble the Dek-tette on this 1956 recordings dedicated to Fred Astaire, Tormé's favourite singer. Heavy on material from the Gershwins and Irving Berlin, these songs all appeared in Astaire's films.
Kazumi Watanabe New Electric Trio - Mo' Bop / Mo' Bop II / Mo' Bop III (2003/2004/2006/2016) [Official Digital Download 24/96

Kazumi Watanabe New Electric Trio - Mo' Bop (2003) /
/ Mo' Bop II (2004) / Mo' Bop III (2006) [2016]

FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 167:00 minutes | 3,95 GB
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These has been one of the most requested albums. Japanese Bassist Kazumi Watanabe forms a powerful Jazz Rock trio with none other than Richard Bona on bass and drummer virtuoso Horacio 'El Negro' Hernandez…
Philippe Jaroussky - Green: Mélodies françaises (2015) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Philippe Jaroussky - Green: Mélodies françaises (2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 111:27 minutes | 1.86 GB
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In his second album of French song from the 19th and 20th centuries – following the ground-breaking Opium, released in 2009 – countertenor Philippe Jaroussky explores settings of poems by Paul Verlaine (1844-96). One of France’s most revered fin-de-siècle poets and a pioneer of the decadent and symbolist movements, Verlaine famously declared his philosophy in the first line of Art poétique in 1874: ‘De la musique avant toute chose’ – ‘music before all else.’ In his poetry, the sound and the shape of each line carries meaning and expression, adding resonance to the words, which often evoke a twilit world of ambiguous emotions.
Anima Eterna Brugge & Jos van Immerseel - Schubertiade: Du holde Kunst, ich danke dir (2015) [Official Digital Download 24/88]

Anima Eterna Brugge & Jos van Immerseel - Schubertiade: Du holde Kunst, ich danke dir (2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88.2 kHz | Time - 261:13 minutes | 4.16 GB
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Happy Birthday, Mister Jos! Jos Van Immerseel is celebrating his 70th birthday with three important releases that will punctuate the end of the year at Alpha: a symphonic programme (Janacek, Dvorak), a chamber music programme (Schubert) and a set grouping the rereleases of his recordings of French music. These anthologies will once again demonstrate everything the pianofortist brings to the interpretation of the symphonic and chamber repertoires.
Thomas Søndergård, BBC National Orchestra of Wales - Sibelius: Symphonies 2 & 7 (2015) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Thomas Søndergård, BBC National Orchestra of Wales - Sibelius: Symphonies 2 & 7 (2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 62:32 minutes | 1.07 GB
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Thomas Søndergård's opening concert with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, at which Sibelius was the highlight, was hailed a triumph by audiences and press alike and marked a new era for the orchestra.Building on this triumphant debut the 2013 BBC Proms saw Søndergård and a reinvigorated BBC NOW win over the critics with their charismatic performance and formidable interpretations of 20th century repertoire.
The Doors - The Doors (1967) [50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition 2017] (Official Digital Download 24/96)

The Doors - The Doors (1967) [50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition 2017]
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 135:47 minutes | 2,79 GB
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The Doors: 50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition includes a remastered version of the album's original stereo mix, available on CD for the first time in a decade and remastered for the first time in nearly 30 years. The album's original mono mix was also remastered for this set and is making its CD debut. The third disc features live performance from The Matrix in San Francisco on March 7, 1967 - recordings heard on this deluxe edition were sourced from the recently discovered, original tapes, previously thought to be lost.
Robert Glasper Experiment - ArtScience (2016) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Robert Glasper Experiment - ArtScience (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 70:41 minutes | 1,51 GB
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Double Grammy-winning jazz pianist Robert Glaspar shifts gears on ArtScience as he shines a light on each of his talented band members: sax player Casey Benjamin, bassist Derrick Hodge and drummer Mark Colenburg, with all four sharing in songwriting, vocal duties and production. Robert Glasper Experiment's ArtScience is a driving, ambitious album that forges into new territory, capturing the essence of R&B and Jazz while leaning on Glasper's Hip-Hop roots. In addition to the original material, the album includes Herbie Hancock's 1970 song Tell Me A Bedtime Story (covered in 1978 by Quincy Jones) and Glasper's unique take on the Human League's number one hit from 1986, Human.
Birgit Nilsson, Wiener Philharmoniker & Sir Georg Solti - Strauss: Elektra (1967/2017) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Birgit Nilsson, Wiener Philharmoniker & Sir Georg Solti - Strauss: Elektra (1967/2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 107:27 minutes | 2.00 GB
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Decca, THE Opera Company, has always invested infinite energy and enormous care in its productions, pairing unrivalled casts with its unequalled technical skill and legendary sound. Decca Classics is proud to continue its Hardback Opera Series of go-to performances incorporating true 24-bit audio with two reference recordings of R. Strauss with casts led by Birgit Nilsson and also Leontyne Price’s legendary recording of Verdi’s Aida – all three performances are conducted by Sir Georg Solti