This disc will NOT play on CD, DVD or SACD Players! HRx 176kH/24-Bit DVD-R - For Music Servers Only!
HRx DVD-R data discs contain exact, digit-for-digit copies of the original Reference Recordings 176.4 kHz / 24-bit digital masters. This is the ultimate in fidelity for two-channel sound: TRUE high-resolution audio, ready to load from DVD-R data discs onto your computer music server!
To play HRx, the files on the DVD-R data disc must be uploaded to a computer music server, which then will play the music files through your audio system. (You cannot play them on CD, DVD, or SACD players!!!)
Best of Show award for “Greatest Technological Breakthrough: Reference
Recordings’ HRx ultra-high resolution (176.4/24) digital music format.” (Alan
Taffel: The Absolute Sound, April/May 2008)
"Reference Recordings, a company at the forefront of technical advancements
for the past 30 years, has broken through the technical barriers to deliver to
listeners the exact high-resolution digital bitstreams created during the
recording sessions. The company's HRx format encodes as WAV files on a DVD the
master recording, which was sampled at 176.4kHz with 24-bit resolution. For the
first time, you can listen to the original high-resolution datastream of some
spectacular titles from the Reference Recordings catalog." - Robert Harley, The Absolute Sound, January 2009
Eugene Istomin is a legendary pianist! Two recordings by one of America's greatest musicians with Gerard Schwarz conducting the Seattle Symphony.
Istomin and Schwarz have performed these immortal concertos many times, and
insisted on recording them in long, complete takes in order to capture the live
experience. "Prof." Johnson's HDCD wizardry pays large dividends in natural,
high-resolution string textures and huge, three-dimensional soundstage.
• HRx DVD-R
Eugene Istomin, piano
Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Concerto No,21 In C Major K.467
1. Allegro Maestoso
3. Allegro Vivace Assai
Concerto No.24 In C Minor K.491
Total playing time, 59:34.