Sonic Grade: F
Classic Records ruined this album, as expected. Their version is dramatically more aggressive, edgy and smeared than the better vintage pressings. In fact it’s just plain awful, like most of the classical recordings they remastered.
We have a section for all the Classical Records we have reviewed on the site to date.
We also have a section for all the Heavy Vinyl Classical Records we have reviewed on the site.
We have a number of Commentaries specifically addressing issues we’ve encountered when playing classical recordings.