(…) Is like a breath of fresh air in every respect. This is one of the most immediately inviting multi-channel recordings I’ve heard, full of effortlessly crafted, tonally grateful detail and conveying a fine sense of an aptly scaled acoustic. Gramophone (…) Boasting vividly truthful sound and admirable balance (audiophile’s sound make a beeline to the SACD equivalent), this classy Channel Classics release has already afforded me heaps of stimulation and pleasure. Gramophone (…) you won’t be disappointed by the excellent sound, which gives vivid life to the theorbo selections and perfectly balances voice and instrument in an intimate acoustic setting. Classics Today (…) listen to the SACD version, which has a more detailed and finely of the wonderful playing to be found on the standard cd release. Classic FM (…) Channel Classics’ sound on this Hybrid Super Audio CD is truly super, its full-featured dynamic range and clarity lending impressive realism to an unusual and well-produced program that easily stands out among the dozens of new Christmas recordings. Classics Today.com (…) Masterful choir singing absolutely captivated and surrounded me in a multichannel wonder. Audiophile Audition (…) This superb recital, aided by a crystal-clear SACD recorded sound (even on a conventional cd player), is the perfect place to make its acquaintance. (…) terrific performances in matching surround sound. (…) International Record Review
TracklistPlease note that the below previews are loaded as 44.1 kHz / 16 bit.
Total time: 01:08:29
Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet, Amsterdam Sinfonietta, Budapest Festival Orchestra, Dejan Lazic, Florilegium, Johannette Zomer, Katona Twins, Ning Feng, Paolo Giacometti, Pieter Wispelwey, Rachel Podger, Reinild Mees, Tang Jun Qiao, The Amsterdam String Quartet, The Netherlands Bach Society, Wang Lei
van den Hul
B&W 803 diamond series
Bruel & Kjaer, Schoeps
Rens Heijnis Custom made
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|Release Date||November 6, 2014|
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