Phase Four Stereo Concert Series [41 CD][Limited Edition]
Phase Four Stereo Concert Series [41 CD][Limited
CD 1: Sousa Marches [PFS 4134]Major Rodney BashfordStanley BlackCD 2: Gershwin: Rhapsody + American in Paris + I Got Rhythm Variations [PFS 4098]CD 3: Khachaturian: Spartacus & Masquerade suites [PFS 4434]CD 4: Spectacular Dances [PFS 4118][includes tracks from other LPs]CD 5: Ravel: Boléro & Borodin: Polovtsian Sances [PFS 4048]+ PFS 4055 Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol & TchaikovskyNEW COMPCD 6: Liszt: Piano Concertos 1 & 2 (40.35) [PFS 4252Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto 2 (37.27) [PFS 4214]Ivan DavisCD 7: Dvorák 9 [PFS 4128]Kodály: Háry János Suite [PFS 4355]Antal DoratiCD 8: Orff: Carmina Burana [PFS 4368]CD 9: Prokofiev: Peter and the wolf & Britten: Young Persons Guide+ Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kijé [PFS 4104]CD 10: Rossini-Respighi: La Boutique fantasque & Suite Rossiniana [PFS 4407]CD 11: The Magnificent Voice of Eileen Farrell* (37.41) [PFS 4052]Eileen FarrellFIRST INTERNATIONAL CD release *CD 12: Encores: Sibelius / Grieg / Dvorák, etc. [PFS 4426]Arthur FiedlerCD 13: Gershwin: Overtures [PFS 4438]CD 14: Strauss: Waltzes & Nutcracker Suite [PFS 4353]CD 15-16: Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake [10BB168-70]Anatole FistoulariFIRST INTERNATIONAL CD release of complete Swan LakeCD 17: Tchaikovsky & Mendelssohn Violin Concertos [PFS 4345]Jean Fournet & Ruggiero RicciCD 18: The Great...
- Brand: CD
- ASIN: B00LP298NC
- UPC: 028947867692
Phase Four Stereo Concert Series [40 CD]
Phase Four Stereo Concert Series [40
A comprehensive 40-CD (limited edition) overview of some of the most sonically-spectacular albums ever made!Phase 4 stereo was created in 1961 as an American subsidiary of Decca, and steered to success by New Yorker Tony DAmato a man who had the amazing ability to attract the greatest artists of the 1960s and 1970s to the label. The cream of orchestral players gathered to make the recordings, among them the principals from the leading orchestras of the day.Phase 4 became quickly known for its characteristic sound: warm, rich and clean, and expanded the scope and spectrum of recorded sound. Using Deccas pioneering 20-channel mixing desk, the label aimed to deliver an immediacy of sound to give listeners an unrivaled listening experience through state-of-the-art recordings, and produced recordings with an unprecedented sense of spatial realism and movement.A stereophonic plethora of repertoire of pure nostalgia is included in this set. Phase 4 was one of the leading purveyors of what was known as, nice-n-easy repertoire. This 40-CD set comprising 50 original albums is representative of the variety of the lighter vein of music Phase 4 recorded. Everything from the exotic percussion of Latin music to TV themes and spectacular film scores. This set is a rich and rewarding treasure-tro...
- Brand: CD
- ASIN: B01M03SMUY
- UPC: 028948305254
Phase IV [Blu-ray]
Leopold Stokowski - Complete Phase 4 Recordings [23 CD Box Set]
Leopold Stokowski - Complete Phase 4 Recordings [23
How do you describe Leopold Stokowski in one word? Showman, impresario, visionary, firebrand, agent provocateur, magician? Take your pick as he all that and more. It’s 40 years since the passing of one of the most colorful characters in Decca’s roster and one of the most indefatigable innovators in music performance history. His complete recordings for Decca/Phase 4 are presented together for the first time, with a bonus audio documentary featuring an interview with the maestro himself, in a handsome Limited Edition 23-CD boxed set. • Stokowski’s complete Decca/Phase 4 recordings presented together for the first time marking the 40th anniversary of his passing• Includes the album ‘Inspiration’, recorded by Decca for RCA • All recordings presented with original artwork and programming• New essay by Stokowski life-long admirer and Stokowski expert Jon Tolansky• Includes bonus audio documentary with excerpts from rare recordings, rehearsals, recollections from collaborators and a private interview with the maestro“I believe that music is spontaneous, impulsive expression – that its range is without limit – that music is forever growing.” Leopold StokowskiEspecially effective at projecting the unique Phase 4 experience were the recordings made by legendary...
- Brand: Decca
- ASIN: B0777CX2NQ
- UPC: 028948325047
Never before released in any format, and what is highly regarded as a holy-grail for soundtrack enthusiasts, Waxwork Records and Paramount Pictures are honored to announce the definitive soundtrack release of the 1974 mind bending science-fiction masterpiece, PHASE IV. Directed by the late, legendary poster artist and graphic designer Saul Bass, PHASE IV has gained a cult following while influencing numerous films such as BEYOND THE BLACK RAINBOW. The unique, psychedelic synth-driven score is composed by Brian Gascoigne and David Briscoe, and full packaging artwork has been created by Swedish artist, Kilian Eng. Waxwork Records has worked closely with the Bass family and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to create the ultimate PHASE IV soundtrack experience. The LP package comes complete with never before seen production and marketing photos, and unreleased conceptual art by Saul Bass that has been locked away in The Academy vaults for 40 years. Each LP package features a heavyweight Stoughton old-style tip-on gatefold jacket and a 12 page booklet with unreleased photography, liner notes from Sean Savage of The Academy, and a bonus art spread by Kilian Eng. The score has been mastered for vinyl by former White Zombie guitarist, J. Yuenger and pressed on 180 gram yel...
- ASIN: B00TV6BLA2
- UPC: 728028362190
After a mysterious cosmic event, strange structures and patterns begin to appear in the desert. When scientists begin to investigate their origin, they're shocked to learn that they are the work of super intelligent ants. The ants appear to be trying to communicate with us...and they're not happy about all those magnifying glass experiments! Directed by Oscar® winner Saul Bass, Phase IV is a terrifying glimpse at nature run amok, with amazing ant footage that will make your skin crawl.
- Brand: LEGEND FILMS
- ASIN: 1606730266
- UPC: 084450300026
Phase Four Stereo Concert Series [6 LP][Limited Edition]
Phase Four Stereo Concert Series [6 LP][Limited
Limited-Edition, Numbered LP Set with a detailed booklet (estimate 2500 sets)Original LP front and back coversCover art in style of the 40CD box set Lift-off rigid LP box (in the style of previous 6LP sets from Decca)Full-colour English-language booklet reflowed to LP/vinyl format size from the 128-page CD bookled including The Story of Phase 4 by Tim McDonald (Producer for Phase 4 from 1972-78) The pressings from Record Industries will be on 180 gsm vinyl stockLacquers cut by Sean Magee at Abbey Road StudiosIn the 1960s Decca pioneered the use of a multi 10-channel console mixer which created recordings with an unprecedented sense of spatial realism and movement Phase 4 Stereo. Following in the footsteps of Decca s highly-successful label heritage sets (The Decca Sound, Mercury Living Presence), this generous selection of the very best of Phase 4 promises to amaze a new generation of fans. Two of the titles included in the set are on the TAS List - the Holy Grail of vinyl fidelity. This is a list of recordings recommended by The Absolute Sound magazine under the direction of Harry Pearson. CONTENTS AND PERFORMERSLP1Dvorak: Symphony No.9 in E minor From the New World New Philharmonia OrchestraAntal DoratiLP2The Fantasy Film World of Bernard HermannNational Philharmonic OrchestraB...
- Brand: VINYL
- ASIN: B00M14IA1Y
- UPC: 028947876625