I watched this live stream from Luxembourg yesterday: https://play.rtl.lu/shows/lb/rtl-spezial/episodes/r/3252117
Amazing music, performance, video & sound!
Alena plays the Saint-Saens Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso starting at 42:09
She also plays a fantastic encore at 1:15:20
So happy to...
I'm very happy to announce UltraAnalogue Recordings won a Positive Feedback Writers' Choice Award, 2020 from Myles Astor, for a tape by star cellist Narek Haknazaryan and Noreen Polera
New review from Steve Deckert of Decware:
1) Beethoven Cello Sonata No.5 - Narek Hakhnazaryan (cello) and Noreen Polera (piano)
2) Mendelssohn Violin Concerto - Alena Baeva (violin) and Vadym Kholodenko (piano)
David Denyer's review of Alena Baeva's first recordings with UltraAnalogue Recordings
Listened again last night. This time relaxing with my wife, a glass of wine and the lights out. I find that listening in the dark sharpens the senses and allows a clearer focus on the music.
Even though I have heard a few of the Tatsuki Narita tapes, I was unprepared for both the majesty...
UltraAnalogue Recordings has been recording classical chamber music on 15 ips tape for about 10 years. And offering only tape copies... https://ultraanaloguerecordings.com
Many posts in WBF in the Analogue Tape Forum...
There are numerous Sample videos with the analogue tape recording at the...
I'm happy to announce I'm starting to offer selected tapes for digital download in 2 formats: DSD128 and 24/192kHz FLAC
This "Tatsuki Narita" is the 1st to be available...more coming soon!
Hope you enjoy it!
I'm very excited to release 2 new tapes by Narek Hakhnazaryan & Noreen Polera
1) Beethoven Cello Sonata No.4 & Tsintsadze 5 Pieces in Folk Style
2) Beethoven Cello Sonata No.5 & Popper Hungarian Rhapsody
I'm very excited to release my first solo recordings of Vadym Kholodenko (4 tapes) - he creates a sound like no other pianist I've heard & on these tapes, it is extraordinary!
Here is a taste of that concert:
1) Beethoven Bagatelles & Beethoven Rondo
2) Mozart Fantasia K.475 & Mozart Piano...
I was asked by David Denyer to be 1 of 3 tape companies to take part in his room at the Hi-End show at Ascot. It was a blast... my 1st to be part of an audio show!
I played a new Sampler tape... Danse Macabre from the "Tatsuki Narita" tape was perfect... a few days before Halloween! Everyone...
I'm very excited about these 3 new tapes by cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan since it's our 2nd recording session & this repertoire was perfect for him.... all 3 tapes were recorded LIVE.
1) Grieg: Cello Sonata in A minor, Op.36 - is rarely played but has wonderful melodies...
2) Chopin: Introduction...
I'm very excited to release my 1st recordings with Alena Baeva & Vadym Kholodenko!
Alena won the Weiniawski Violin Competition at age 16, the only other to win at this young age, was the legendary Ginette Neveu in 1935...
Vadym won the Van Cliburn Piano Competition in 2013.
Both are renowned...
I'm very excited to let you know, star violinist Alena Baeva has joined our musical family!
She was just in Toronto for 2 days to test.. (she could not belief the sound of analogue tape...) I recorded a few "Fast Food" tracks.... incredible refinement & wonderful...
I'm very excited to release my 1st recordings of star cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan with pianist Benjamin Smith!
He won the Tchaikovsky Competition in 2011 & has a worldwide career. https://www.intermusica.co.uk/artist/Narek-Hakhnazaryan
These 3 tapes are from his recent May concert, recorded...
I'm happy to announce, I had a good recording session in March that's resulted in 4 new tapes to be released on the website soon:
The interesting thing this time was tweaks on the instruments & room... not the recording electronics... in fact, the "source" sound is even more important as...
Jim Hannon's, (pianist, senior writer & publisher TAS..) article on UltraAnalogue Recordings..
Thank you Jim for hearing the music...!
I'm happy to announce the release of 2 new tapes of exciting repertoire...
1) Beethoven Violin Sonata No.3 and Ravel Tzigane
2) Schubert Grand Fantasy and The Swan
By violinist Xiang Yu & pianist Yun-Yang Lee
The Schubert Fantasy is known to be the most difficult piece in the whole...
I'm very happy to announce the release of 3 new tapes of the young Japanese virtuoso violinist Tatsuki Narita, with pianists Yun-Yang Lee & Mami Hagiwawa
1) Kreisler: Prelude & Allegro, Tartini: Devil's Trill, Sarasate: Carmen Fantasy
2)&3) Beethoven Violin Sonata No.9 (Kreutzer), Kroll...
I'm very happy to let you know I've just released 5 new tapes on the website!
3 tapes with cellist Sietse-Jan Weijenberg with pianist Yun-Yang Lee:
1) Mendelssohn Cello Sonata #2
2) Beethoven Cello Sonata #2
3) Paganini Moses Variations, Schumann Fantasiestucke, Davidov & Joplin
2 tapes of...
I'm excited to let you know of a new tape to be released soon...
It will feature violinist Tatsuki Narita & pianist Mami Hagiwara
Tatsuki was #2 in the Queen Elizabeth Competition in Belgium 3 years ago.... many there felt he should have won...
Mami was the Geneva International Piano...
Dear Fellow Audiophiles
I just want to let you know I've just released 2 new tapes on the website!
They are the Beethoven Cello Sonata No.5 together with the Beethoven Piano Trio No.6 (Archduke)
violinist - Xiang Yu, cellist - Sietse-Jan Weijenberg, pianist - Julio Elizalde
First, I want to thank you all for your interest in my chamber music tapes! UltraAnalogue Recordings has grown out of my life long love of classical music & my audiophile roots! It's been fun following my good friend & tube maven, Tony Ma's posts with you all on this forum....
I usually have...