Author Archives: tatifan

Starting a new blog….

I thought some of you might be interested in a new blog I’ve started.  This time around NO recordings are shared….I’m afraid those days are gone, but hopefully I’ll have something interesting to offer as a commentator on some recordings … Continue reading

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I’m sorry to do this, but after receiving complaints about some of my Mediafire uploads, I have made the decision to remove all of my files from Mediafire and file links from posts. It’s not simply that I’m angry with … Continue reading

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Paul van Kempen. Polydor 78s, Pt. 4

Happy late Thanksgiving to everyone! The holiday weekend has given me a little bit of time to work on transfers, so here is another installment of Polydor recordings by conductor Paul van Kempen. This will be the last batch comprised … Continue reading

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I must apologize to all who have made comments and requested invites to my private blog.  I’m really not sure what I will be able to do to maintain old files, invites, new projects, etc. in the near future.  I … Continue reading

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Private blog and new posts, and a note on sharing the material I post

I know I invited all of you that expressed interest to my “private” blog, but I’m now beginning to post items there and NOT here.  If I missed sending an invite please leave a comment and I’ll make sure you … Continue reading

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‪Otakar Jeremiáš‬. Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 (Esta, 1940s)

I’ve had this on my “to do” list for over two years now!  My friend Tobias posted this about four years ago in mp3 format, and I asked if I might have a “go at it”, so he generously sent … Continue reading

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Jonel Perlea. Schubert Symphony No. 9. Bamberg Symphony (Vox, 1956 Stereo)

I took a chance on this at a local lp eatery, and was very pleasantly surprised with the quality of the performance and recording.  My very first post on this blog was Perlea’s Remington lp of Debussy’s La Boîte à joujoux, … Continue reading

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