About Us

What we do

NativeDSD provides listeners a top-quality resource for DSD, DXD and Analog-to-DSD Music in Stereo, Binaural and Multichannel configurations, directly from record labels and engineers making these recordings. Getting you as close to the original performance as possible.

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What do I need to play DSD files?

1. Download a player that can handle .dsf files (We recommend Roon, free trial version is available)**
2. Add your new files to the player.
3. Make sure your output is set to the DSD capable DAC you use.

Getting started


*while this sampler is only available as 2-channel stereo download, most of the music on the website is also available as 5-channel [multichannel] mix as well.
** If you are using a DAP or music server, you may not need additional software, and you can add the files directly to your DAP or Server.

Welcome to NativeDSD!

If your ears are tired of listening to compressed audio and your desire is to instead play original recording quality sound, this is your one stop shop. You will find detail in the music you were never able to hear before. 


Get the Welcome to NativeDSD Sampler - (Free DSD64)

This Welcome to NativeDSD Sampler Album is free of charge – with many thanks to the participating labels! We invite your ears to discover what’s possible with musicavailable in DSD. If you are convinced, you will find links and information on the full albums that these Stereo DSD sample tracks are taken from. This includes information on the corresponding Artists, Albums & Labels in the detailed track listing in this booklet.

The Tracks on the free DSD Sampler are available in Stereo DSD64, but all tracks were recorded in DSD256, available here.

You can purchase the full albums shown below in Stereo DSD – and in most cases in Multichannel (5.0) DSD as well, up to DSD512*.

1. Visit the sampler page and select 'Stereo' and '64'
2. Click on the zero-priced add to cart button
3. Checkout in the top right corner of the page, follow the steps and your will start your download after checkout.

After you register/login you will be able to download the sampler and the experience of listening to music in DSD is now just a few moments away... Enjoy!

If you wish to get a higher DSD rate like DSD128 or DSD256, you may purchase the the sampler  at the requested rate from this page.

Go to free sampler


Full Resolution

You may choose to purchase the sampler at a higher quality resolution, up to DSD512* from this page.

Go to full resolution Sampler

 *DSD 512 is available for stereo selection only. Multichannel is available up until 256.

 

Featured music on the sampler

 


8 Ensembles in 1 Bit

Odd Pearls, Kobra Ensemble, Breno Viricimo Group, New Amsterdam Voices, Thomas and Eva, De Gebroeders Harteveld and Fretz, Vercammen and Roinishvilli, The Pipays

Qualities: DSD 128, 256, 64
Channels: Multi, Stereo

Bach Cello Suites vol. 1

Joachim Eijlander

Qualities: DSD 64, 128, 256
Channels: Multi, Stereo

Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 and No. 7

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Qualities: DSD 128, 64, 256, DXD
Channels: Multi, Stereo, MultiDXD, StereoDXD

Sideways

Sonic Rade

Qualities: DSD 64, 256, 128, DXD
Channels: Stereo, StereoDXD

Raízes

Breno Viricimo, Laura Polence, Lilian Vieira

Qualities: DSD 128, 256, 64, 512
Channels: Multi, Stereo

Elegy

Aeon Trio

Qualities: DSD 128, 64, DXD, 256
Channels: Stereo, StereoDXD, Multi, MultiDXD

Mahler Symphony no. 3 in D-minor

Budapest Festival Orchestra

Qualities: DSD DXD, 64, 128, 256
Channels: MultiDXD, Multi, Stereo, StereoDXD

Shostakovich Symphony No. 5, Barber Adagio for Strings

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Qualities: DSD 64, 128, 256, DXD
Channels: Stereo, StereoDXD, Multi, MultiDXD

Another Time - The Hilversum Concert

Bill Evans

Qualities: DSD 64, 128, 256
Channels: Stereo

Spiegel (Mirror)

Ragazze Quartet

Qualities: DSD DXD, 64, 128, 256
Channels: StereoDXD, Stereo, Multi, MultiDXD

Confluences - Bach & Chopin

Josep Colom

Qualities: DSD 64, 128, 256
Channels: Stereo, Multi

The New York EP

Gayle Skidmore

Qualities: DSD DXD, 64, 128, 256
Channels: StereoDXD, Stereo, Multi, MultiDXD

Sufi Taksim

Jaber Fayad

Qualities: DSD 128, 64, DXD, 256
Channels: Stereo, StereoDXD, Multi, MultiDXD

Carmen Gomes Sings The Blues

Carmen Gomes Inc.

Qualities: DSD 64, 128, 256, DXD
Channels: Stereo, StereoDXD

Kom Regn

Kvindelige Studenters Sangforening

Qualities: DSD 64, 128, 256, DXD
Channels: Stereo, StereoDXD

En Silencio

Ricardo Gallén

Qualities: DSD 64, 128, 256, 512
Channels: Stereo, Multi

Vivaldi - Le Quattro Stagioni (The Four Seasons)

Rachel Podger, Brecon Baroque

Qualities: DSD 64, 128, 256, DXD, 512
Channels: Stereo, StereoDXD, Multi, MultiDXD

The Sweetest Sound

Angelo Verploegen

Qualities: DSD 64, 128, 256, DXD
Channels: Stereo, StereoDXD, Multi, MultiDXD

Iris

Alfredo Paixao

Qualities: DSD 64, 128, 256
Channels: Stereo