Fritz Reiner Strauss Also Sprach Zarathustra Hybrid Stereo SACD
Two complete Living Stereo LPs on a single disc! Among the very first Living Stereo recordings ever made, these landmark performances document the start of the legendary partnership of Fritz Reiner and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
Fritz Reiner conducting the Chicago Symphony Orchestra performing Strauss' Also Sprach Zarathustra and Ein Heldenleben.
The RCA Living Stereo SACD remastering project is being handled by John Newton, Philip Nedel and Mark Donahue at Soundmirror Corporation in Boston. For the new Super Audio CDs, Soundmirror obtained the original analog master tapes for each album.
• Super Audio CD
• SACD Stereo SACD Layer
• This Hybrid SACD contains a 'Red Book' Stereo CD Layer which is playable on most conventional CD Players!
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Fritz Reiner, conductor
John Weicher, violin
Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
1.-9. Also Sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30
10.-15. Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40
Total Time: 75:40
Recorded in 1954