Made on an Analogic 16-Bit ADC with Three-Bit Sync Pattern and Even Parity to Form 20-Bit Word: LP Reissue of The Firebird Suite Cut on Stan Ricker's Equipment, Pressed at Optimal in Germany
Craft Recordings honors the legacy of Telarc Records by re-releasing four of its most famous titles in their long and storied catalog on vinyl LP for the first time in over thirty-five years. These Telarc LPs were made on an Analogic MP8016 16-bit Analog to Digital convertor with a three-bit sync pattern and an even-parity bit added to form a 20-bit word. Cut by Eric Boulanger on Stan Ricker's original equipment, purchased from Ricker's estate after his passing. Pressed by Optimal in Germany to ensure audiophile quality. Hear these famous performances with intense dynamics intact.
This release quickly became a sensation in the classical world thanks to Shaw and the Atlanta Symphony's interpretation combined with Telarc's commitment to superb sound. In addition to the Firebird suite, this LP also comes with Alexander Borodin's classic work, Polovtsian Dances, making sure that this all Russian program has continued to please listeners since its 1978 release and mint original pressing now command top dollar in the used marketplace.