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  Ruben Garcia
  Music lover, from the San Francisco, Bay Area
  San Francisco & Monte Rio, Sonoma.
  SF McIntosh multichannel set up with B&W speakers, Oppo BD 95, Universal player
Monte Rio: Musical Fidelity ACR pre- amp, amp and DAC. Den on 2910 SACD B&W Speakers, REL, T7, subwoofer..

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Mozart: Clarinet Concerto, Quintet - Martin Fröst        (1 of 4 found this review helpful)
  March 9, 2013

This has to be the essential recording of this work! I know there are hundreds but to me, this is the one. I do have a few earlier renderings of the clarinet concerto. The performance is perfect and the recording is excellent.
Glass: Metamorphosis, The Hours - Lavinia Meijer          (3 of 4 found this review helpful)
  March 9, 2013

I listened to this work several times. I love Glass, "The Hours" has been a favorite of mine for a long time. This transcription to the Harp is hypnotic. In multichannel is a must have. Lavinia is a player new to me. I am exploring her other works. For all of you that love contemporary music this is ... more
Bach: Cantatas and Arias - Elizabeth Watts          (2 of 5 found this review helpful)
  September 29, 2011

Elizabeth Watts does the cantatas just perfect. I still like better the performance by Lorraine Hunt Lieberson better but the sound of this SACD is way superior to the CD by Lorraine. You can compare her rendition of the Cantata BWV 199 with the one by Lorraine. These cantatas are hard to perform. I ... more

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September 23, 2011
BIS, Please record some more Opera. Thank you for the wonderful recordings! Ruben Garcia ... more