Bach Box Set

Karl Richter - Revealing Bach: Box Set 18CDs (2014)  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at April 9, 2016
Karl Richter - Revealing Bach: Box Set 18CDs (2014)

Karl Richter - Revealing Bach: Box Set 18CDs (2014)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 2,60 Gb
Label: Deutsche Grammophon | Release Year: 2014

Wonderful collection of Karl Richter, both as a keyboardist (harpsichord and organ), as well as conductor (the Munich Bach Choir and Orchestra). One of the great Bach interpreters of all time!

Wendy Carlos - Switched-On Bach Boxed Set (1999)  Music

Posted by eos at Dec. 31, 2008
Wendy Carlos - Switched-On Bach Boxed Set (1999)

Wendy Carlos - Switched-On Bach Box Set (1999)
Classic & Electronic | 4 CD + 1 Data CD | FLAC single files w/ tags | 1 Gb

Switched-On Bach (1968) was an early album demonstrating the use of synthesizers as a genuine musical instrument. As an early user of Robert Moog's first commercially available synthesizer, Carlos helped pioneer the technology, which was significantly more difficult to use than it is today. Multitrack recording techniques played a critical role in the time-consuming process of creating this album. Switched-On Bach was one of the first classical albums to sell 500,000 copies, and (eventually) to go platinum.
Jeroen van Veen - Minimal Piano Collection, Volumes I-IX (2006) 9CD Box Set

Jeroen van Veen - Minimal Piano Collection, Volumes I-IX (2006) 9CD Box Set
Philip Glass - Michael Nyman - John Adams - Terry Riley - Arvo Pärt - John Cage
Friedrich Nietzsche - Erik Satie - Tom Johnson - Wim Mertens - Jacob ter Veldhuis
Yann Tiersen - Klaas de Vries - Simeon ten Holt - John Borstlap - Carlos Micháns

EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 2 Gb | Scans ~ 63 Mb | Time: 10:15:53
Classical, Minimalism, Contemporary | Label: Brilliant Classics | # 8551

There's perhaps a touch of irony in the title of Dutch pianist and composer Jeroen van Veen's box set Minimal Piano Collection because at nine discs, it's a pretty massive collection. The program booklet notes that he recorded the entire set, which includes more than ten hours of music, in only six days, an astounding feat. In the program notes, van Veen offers a remarkably clear and concise history of minimalism in music. He defines it broadly enough (following the lead of composer and critic Tom Johnson) to include works by Friedrich Nietzsche and Satie. Philip Glass is the composer most widely represented, with three of the set's nine CDs devoted to his music originally for piano, as well as transcriptions from his film scores and operas. Two discs are given to van Veen's mammoth 24 Préludes, organized according to the framework of Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier. Other composers range from the very well known, such as Michael Nyman, John Adams, Terry Riley, Arvo Pärt, and John Cage, to the familiar-to-specialists, like Tom Johnson, Wim Mertens, and Jacob ter Veldhuis, to those little-known to American audiences, like Klaas de Vries, Simeon ten Holt, John Borstlap, Yann Tiersen, and Carlos Micháns.
Artur Rubinstein - The Rubinstein Collection (1999) [94-CD Box Set] Part 4: Vol. 61-82 {Combined Repost}

Artur Rubinstein - The Rubinstein Collection (1999) [94-CD Box Set] Part 4: Vol. 61-82
EAC Rip | FLAC: Tracks+Cue+Log | 7.8 Gb | Scans (PNG/PDF)
RCA Red Seal
Classical, Concerto, Chamber Music, Romantic

The Arthur Rubinstein Collection is a 94-CD set containing 106 hours of music documenting this seminal pianist’s entire recording history.
Yehudi Menuhin - The Menuhin Century: The Historic Recordings (2016) (18 CD Box Set)

Yehudi Menuhin - The Menuhin Century: The Historic Recordings (2016) (18 CD Box Set)
MP3 320 kbps | 18 CDs, 22:02:20 min | Covers included | 2,96 Gb
Genre: Classical / Label: Warner

The Menuhin Century commemorates the 100th anniversary of his birth on 22 April 1916.These recordings depict Menuhin as a maker of musical history and place him in the context of momentous historical events.
Sergiu Celibidache, Münchner Philharmoniker - Symphonies (2011) (14 CD Box Set)

Sergiu Celibidache, Münchner Philharmoniker - Symphonies (2011) (14 CD Box Set)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Tracks+.cue, log) | Covers included | 4,2 Gb
MP3 320 kbps | 11 CDs, 11:30:44 min | 2,13 Gb
Genre: Classical / Label: EMI

Fourteen CD box set. 2012 marks the centenary of maestro Sergiù Celibidache's birth. Celibidache was without question one of the most important and original conductors in recent memory. He was a perfectionist who disliked what he perceived to be the synthetic sounds created in the modern recording studio, preferring the immediacy of the concert platform and the interaction with a live audience.
Yehudi Menuhin - The Complete American Victor Recordings (2016) {6CD Box Set Sony Music 88875198542}

Yehudi Menuhin - The Complete American Victor Recordings (2016) {6CD Box Set Sony Music 88875198542}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 1.06 Gb | MP3 @320 -> 806 Mb
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© 2016 RCA / Sony Music | 88875198542
Classical / Violin

Between his birth in New York on 22 April 1916 and his death in Berlin on 12 March 1999, Yehudi Menuhin, the son of humble Russian immigrants, grew from a brilliant child prodigy violinist, who made his public concert début in San Francisco in 1924, aged just 7, into not just one of the 20th century s finest and most celebrated artists (as a conductor as well as a soloist), but also a peace campaigner, civil rights activist, spiritual guru and revered senior statesman of the musical world, who ended his days as the Right Honourable the Lord Menuhin of Stoke d Abernon, with a seat in the House of Lords, yet also found time to establish two music schools, a violin competition and an international scheme for taking music out of the concert hall and into the wider community.
Sergiu Celibidache, Münchner Philharmoniker - Sacred Music and Opera (2011) (11 CD Box Set)

Sergiu Celibidache, Münchner Philharmoniker - Sacred Music and Opera (2011) (11 CD Box Set)
MP3 320 kbps | 11 CDs, 12:02:08 min | Covers included | 1,6 Gb
Genre: Classical / Label: EMI

Eleven CD box set. 2012 marks the centenary of maestro Sergi - Celibidache's birth. Celibidache was without question one of the most important and original conductors in recent memory.
Various Artists - 101 Film Classics (2016) {6CD Box Set Decca 478 3676 rel 2012}

Various Artists - 101 Film Classics (2016) {6CD Box Set Decca 478 3676 rel 2012}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 2.20 Gb | MP3 @320 -> 1.07 Gb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (png) -> 84 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 2012, 2016 Decca Music | 478 3676
Classical / Film Score

For many their first encounter with classical music will be through its use in films and this collection makes a fantastic entry point to this rich and diverse world. Helpfully all tracks list the films alongside the music, so there will be no doubt as to where the music is familiar from. Classical music has been used to memorable effect in films many times from Ride of the Valkyries in Apocalypse Now to Barber s Adagio in Platoon and from Also sprach Zarathustra in 2001: A Space Odyssey to Beethoven s Ninth in A Clockwork Orange. Occasionally, as in the case of Mozart s Piano Concerto No.21 used in Elvira Madigan, the film title has provided a lasting nickname for the music. All these favourites are included here.
Leonid Kogan - Leonid Kogan Edition (2006) (10CD Box Set) REPOST

Leonid Kogan - Leonid Kogan Edition (2006) (10CD Box Set)
EAC Rip | APE (Image+.cue, log) | 10CDs, 11:25:38 min | Scans included | 2,71 Gb
Genre: Classical / Label: Brilliant Classics

Leonid Kogan occupies a privileged place of honor at the time of quoting the great soloists of the instrument. His igneous vitality, mercurial energy, indomitable artistic conviction and unrestricted passion with which he "played" with the violin as it were made Kogan (1924-1978) a legend that transcended the barriers of spellbinding virtuosity to become obligatory reference, alpha and omega for many accomplished violinists of the present and future.