Focus Hamburger Concerto Tour

Focus ‎– Hamburger Concerto (1974) ATCO Records/SD 36-100 - CA Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz - ONLY RE-POST

Focus ‎– Hamburger Concerto
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz
Label: ATCO Records/SD 36-100 | Release: 1974 | Genre: Symphonic-Rock

Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music.
Focus has always been a band with sense of humor, not only for the strange sounds and yodeling emitted by Thijs Van Leer but also for the jokes they made of sacred cows.
For example Hamburger Concerto is a play of words with Brandenburg Concerto by Johan Sebastian Bach (Not easy to find a bigger or more sacred cow anywhere), they work with the obvious Baroque influence in a delightful way just to make a Concert to.."the hamburger", something that only few and brave genius as Thijs Van Leer would ever dare to do.
Focus ‎– Hamburger Concerto (1974) ATCO Records/SD 36-100 - CA Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Focus ‎– Hamburger Concerto
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC | 24bit/96kHz & 16bit/44kHz
Label: ATCO Records/SD 36-100 | Release: 1974 | Genre: Symphonic-Rock

Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music.
Focus has always been a band with sense of humor, not only for the strange sounds and yodeling emitted by Thijs Van Leer but also for the jokes they made of sacred cows.
For example Hamburger Concerto is a play of words with Brandenburg Concerto by Johan Sebastian Bach (Not easy to find a bigger or more sacred cow anywhere), they work with the obvious Baroque influence in a delightful way just to make a Concert to.."the hamburger", something that only few and brave genius as Thijs Van Leer would ever dare to do.

Focus - Hamburger Concerto {Original USA} vinyl rip 24/96  

Posted by saidalani at March 5, 2013
Focus - Hamburger Concerto {Original USA} vinyl rip 24/96

Focus - Hamburger Concerto (1974)
Vinyl rip in 24 bit/96 kHz | FLAC tracks |Tech Log | Artwork | 820 Mb | UL, RS, FF
ATCO Records – SD 36-100 (1974) (Original US Pressing) | Prog Rock

Focus had well proven their ability to write rocking instrumentals by the time of this release. Their catalog, although consisting of four albums, rarely had a dull moment between them. Hamburger Concerto is equally consistent, much of it being prime Focus material. The Akkerman-written "Birth" and "Early Birth" are examples of Focus fully flexing their muscles, featuring superb guitar work and amazing all-round musicianship, as well as sporting some superb riffs. The usual lengthy instrumentals are present also, as well as some manic vocals from the manic but genius Thijs Van Leer. Although Hamburger Concerto is not as unerring as Moving Waves or Focus III, anyone who enjoyed the previous releases would undoubtedly find great satisfaction from this album. (Allmusic)

Focus - Hamburger Concerto (1974) (20bitK2)  

Posted by uff at March 12, 2013
Focus - Hamburger Concerto (1974) (20bitK2)

Focus - Hamburger Concerto (1974) (20bitK2)
rock | 1cd | Eac Rip | Flac + Cue + Log | covers
Victor VICP-61534 | rel: 2001 | 310mb

Focus had well proven their ability to write rocking instrumentals by the time of this release. Their catalog, although consisting of four albums, rarely had a dull moment between them. Hamburger Concerto is equally consistent, much of it being prime Focus material. The Akkerman-written "Birth" and "Early Birth" are examples of Focus fully flexing their muscles, featuring superb guitar work and amazing all-round musicianship, as well as sporting some superb riffs. The usual lengthy instrumentals are present also, as well as some manic vocals from the manic but genius Thijs Van Leer. Although Hamburger Concerto is not as unerring as Moving Waves or Focus III, anyone who enjoyed the previous releases would undoubtedly find great satisfaction from this album.

Focus - Rare Broadcasts (2007)  

Posted by v3122 at July 17, 2014
Focus - Rare Broadcasts (2007)

Focus - Rare Broadcasts (2007)
DVD5: NTSC 16:9 (720x480) VBR | Dolby AC3, 2 ch
Progressive Rock | SMC2505 | Scans Included | 01:02:57 | ~ 2.58 Gb

DVD material comprises of an In Concert performance of 1974's Hamburger Concerto and a Medley from the band's appearance on UK TV's Old Grey Whistle Test, the performance of course, that helped break Focus in the U.K…

Focus - The Ultimate Anthology (2004)  

Posted by martinius at Dec. 13, 2009
Focus - The Ultimate Anthology (2004)

Focus - The Ultimate Anthology (2004)
Progressive Rock | full DVD | PAL | Cover | 79 min | 2 ch AC3 & 5.1 DTS | RS | 3.15 GB

This is the ultimate guide to the music of one of the most innovative and creative progressive rock bands to emerge from the seventies. Thijs van Leer and Jan Akkerman were the driving force behind Focus. Together they produced some of the greatest instrumental rock music ever created. Featuring rare footage of many different incarnations of Focus, including the classic seventies line up featuring Jan Akkerman, this DVD includes a complete performance of Hamburger Concerto for the first ever time on DVD and stunning footage of Thijs van Leer leading the band on the triumphant come back tour of the USA in 2002. (from DVD cover)
Paul Lewis - Brahms: Piano Concerto No.1 - Ballades Op.10 (2016) [TR24][OF]

Paul Lewis - Brahms: Piano Concerto No.1 - Ballades Op.10
Classical | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/48 kHz | 72:07 min | 661 MB | Digital booklet
Label: Harmonia Mundi | Tracks: 07 | Rls.date: 2016

Following his highly acclaimed surveys of the piano works of Beethoven and Schubert, British pianist Paul Lewis turns to the romantic period and Brahms's mighty D minor Piano Concerto. Lewis performed the work across Europe in 2014 and in the US for his New York Philharmonic debut. In a review of that concert, New York Times critic Anthony Tomassini praised Lewis for his, "majestic and insightful performance," adding, "I have seldom heard the contrasting theme, which sounds like an affirming chorale, played with such elegant shaping of inner voices." For this new recording, Lewis is accompanied by Daniel Harding leading the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra.
Antony Kalugin Project - Antony Kalugin's Karfagen & Sunchild: 10th Anniversary "Breaking Free Tour" (2016)

Antony Kalugin Project - Antony Kalugin's Karfagen & Sunchild: 10th Anniversary "Breaking Free Tour" (2016)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 577 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 193 Mb
Scans (JPG, 600 dpi) ~ 29 Mb | RAR 5% Recovery
Progressive Rock, Art Rock | Caerllysi Music

AKP special exclusive "Breaking Free Tour" compilation CD! Karfagen & Sunchild is the projects of the composer, multi-instrumentalist Anton Kalugin. Since 2006, he released 15 albums in English label Caerllysi Music. Musicians actively and successfully represents Ukraine on the world progressive rock scene. Behind performances of the team in the famous international rock festivals, numerous reviews, reviews of the major recognized Internet portals. France, Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, United Kingdom - the countries where Karfagen / Sunchild professionally presented interesting, melodic, dynamic and at the same atmospheric material, roots stretching into the legacy of bands like Pink Floyd, Camel, Focus, Happy the Man , Yes, Genesis, Marillion.

The Grand Tour S01E03 (2016)  Video

Posted by wcruiser at Dec. 2, 2016
The Grand Tour S01E03 (2016)

The Grand Tour S01E03 (2016)
WEBRip | MKV | 720x406 | x264 @ 1908 Kbps | English AAC (2 ch) @ 117 Kbps | 1h 2mn | 907 MB
WEBRip 720p | MKV | 1280x720 | x264 @ 8321 Kbps | English EAC3 (6 ch) @ 640 Kbps | 1h 2mn | 3.9 GB
WEBRip 1080p | MKV | 1920x21080 | x264 @ 13.9 Mbps | English EAC3 (6 ch) @ 640 Kbps | 1h 2mn | 6.4 GB
Sub: English
Genre: Comedy | Reality-TV

Opera, Arts, and Donuts aka The Return Home – The Grand Tour traveling tent pitches up on the quayside in the English coastal town of Whitby from where Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May introduce a modern take on the traditional gentleman’s tour of Italy. With Jeremy in an Aston Martin DB11 and James in a Rolls-Royce Dawn, the pair are set for a leisurely trip of culture and fine dining until a noisy and unwelcome guest arrives.
Nelson Freire - Radio Days: The Concerto Broadcasts 1969-1979 (2014)

Nelson Freire - Radio Days: The Concerto Broadcasts 1969-1979 (2014)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Tracks) +cue, log, artworks - 770 MB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps - 394 MB | 02:38:50
Classical | Label: Decca Music | Release Year: 2014

To celebrate Nelsons 70th Birthday (18th October), this special 2CD collection presents concerto repertoire. This collection brings these very good radio broadcasts together for the first time on CD. Performances of key pillars of piano concerto repertoire with leading conductors such as Masur and Zinman. Drawing on radio archives, these recordings cover a ten year period (1969-79) when Nelson was making very few recordings at the beginning of his career in Europe.