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Various Artists – The Sound Of Music: Original Soundtrack Recording (1965) [Reissue 2015] {SACD-R + FLAC 24-88,2}

Various Artists – The Sound Of Music: Original Soundtrack Recording (1965) [Reissue 2015]
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 45:51 minutes | Scans included | 1,85 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Full Scans included | 833 MB
Genre: Soundtrack

The soundtrack to The Sound of Music was written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, and arranged and conducted by Irwin Kostal, who also adapted the instrumental underscore passages. The soundtrack album was released on the RCA Victor label in 1965, and reached the number one position on the Billboard 200 that year in the United States. The album has been reissued several times, including a 30th Anniversary Edition in 1995, a 35th Anniversary Edition in 2000, a 40th Anniversary Edition in 2005, and a 45th Anniversary Edition, which reached the number one position on the Billboard 200 in 2010 and again in 2013. A 50th Anniversary Edition was released in 2015, which reached the number five position on the Top Soundtracks chart.

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Various Artists – Sax and the City (2008) {SACD-R + FLAC 24-88,2}

Various Artists – Sax and the City (2008)
PS3 Rip | ISO | SACD DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 54:45 minutes | Scans included | 2,2 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 0.98 GB
Genre: Jazz | HighNote Records SACD # HCD 6020

The saxophone has been associated with the sensuous sounds of the sultry city for decades. The steamy streets, secluded corners and chiaroscuro of the cityscape are perfectly suited to the deep reedy sound of jazz’s sexiest instrument.

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Various Artists – Kinda Jazzy Kinda Funky, Volume 2 (2005) {SACD-R + FLAC 24-88,2}

Various Artists – Kinda Jazzy Kinda Funky, Volume 2 (2005)
PS3 Rip | ISO | SACD DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 57:40 minutes | Scans included | 2,33 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 1,11 GB
Genre: Jazz | HighNote Records SACD # HCD 6014

Kinda Jazzy Kinda Funky is a fine sampling of jazz artists and vocalists on the 2004 High Note roster. These previously released nine tracks consist of compositions from Melvin Sparks, Rodney Jones, Randy Johnston, Bill Heid, and David “Fathead” Newman along with Lalo Schifrin’s “The Cat,” performed by Joey DeFrancesco, and Houston Person’s take on Johnny Griffin’s “Sweet Sucker.” This is a great way to get familiar with the High Note sound and audiophiles will be interested in knowing that this title.

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Various Artists – Kinda Jazzy Kinda Funky (2004) {SACD-R + FLAC 24-88,2}

Various Artists – Jazz in an R&B Groove (2004)
PS3 Rip | ISO | SACD DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 65:09 minutes | Scans included | 2,63 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 1,19 GB
Genre: Jazz | HighNote Records SACD # HCD 6011

Kinda Jazzy Kinda Funky is a fine sampling of jazz artists and vocalists on the 2004 High Note roster. These previously released nine tracks consist of compositions from Melvin Sparks, Rodney Jones, Randy Johnston, Bill Heid, and David “Fathead” Newman along with Lalo Schifrin’s “The Cat,” performed by Joey DeFrancesco, and Houston Person’s take on Johnny Griffin’s “Sweet Sucker.” This is a great way to get familiar with the High Note sound and audiophiles will be interested in knowing that this title.

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Various Artists – Jazz in an R&B Groove, Volume 2 (2006) {SACD-R + FLAC 24-88,2}

Various Artists – Jazz in an R&B Groove, Volume 2 (2006)
PS3 Rip | ISO | SACD DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 61:22 minutes | Scans included | 2,47 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 1,14 GB
Genre: Jazz | HighNote Records SACD # HCD 6015

Jazz in an R&B Groove is a fine sampling of the jazz artists and vocalists on the 2004 High Note roster. All 11 tracks are cover versions of soul, R&B, and standards including “Let’s Stay Together” (Houston Person), “The Closer I Get to You” (Charles Earland Tribute Band), “What a Difference a Day Makes” (Irene Reid), “Night Life” (Dakota Staton) and “Watermelon Man” (Red Holloway). All of these tracks have been previously released but it’s still a great way to get familiar with the High Note label and audiophiles will be interested in knowing that this title.

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Various Artists – Jazz in an R&B Groove (2004) {SACD-R + FLAC 24-88,2}

Various Artists – Jazz in an R&B Groove (2004)
PS3 Rip | ISO | SACD DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 64:44 minutes | Scans included | 2,62 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 1,16 GB
Genre: Jazz | HighNote Records SACD # HCD 6012

Jazz in an R&B Groove is a fine sampling of the jazz artists and vocalists on the 2004 High Note roster. All 11 tracks are cover versions of soul, R&B, and standards including “Let’s Stay Together” (Houston Person), “The Closer I Get to You” (Charles Earland Tribute Band), “What a Difference a Day Makes” (Irene Reid), “Night Life” (Dakota Staton) and “Watermelon Man” (Red Holloway). All of these tracks have been previously released but it’s still a great way to get familiar with the High Note label and audiophiles will be interested in knowing that this title.

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Various Artists – Jazz That’s Soulfully Blue (2005) {SACD-R + FLAC 24-88,2}

Various Artists – Jazz That’s Soulfully Blue (2005)
PS3 Rip | ISO | SACD DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 58:19 minutes | Scans included | 2,35 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 1.03 GB
Genre: Jazz | HighNote Records SACD # HCD 6013

It’s soulful and a little blue. It is tinged with the longing of lost love, found love. It gives you a feeling. That’s what music is supposed to do and this set does it! Give a listen!

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Various Artists – Jazz Goes Pop: Hits Of The 60’s, Vol. 1 (2008) {SACD-R + FLAC 24-88,2}

Various Artists – Jazz Goes Pop: Hits Of The 60’s, Vol. 1 (2008)
PS3 Rip | ISO | SACD DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 56:52 minutes | Scans included | 2,28 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 1.03 GB
Genre: Jazz | HighNote Records SACD # HCD 6019

Remember hearing these songs on that AM radio you used to have? Of course you do, but you probably don’t remember them sounding so good. Here’s a collection of the songs you liked, done a way you’ll love.

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Various Artists – Jazz For The Wee Small Hours (2006) {SACD-R + FLAC 24-88,2}

Various Artists – Jazz For The Wee Small Hours (2006)
PS3 Rip | ISO | SACD DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 52:03 minutes | Scans included | 2,1 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 934 MB
Genre: Jazz | HighNote Records SACD # HCD 6016

The quiet hours, love lost, love found again. The feelings, the familiar melodies recalled. The songs, each with their own story, could all be yours, each interpreted by different dream weavers. It is the time of day that leaves you alone with memories.

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Various Artists – Jazz After Midnight (2007) {SACD-R + FLAC 24-88,2}

Various Artists – Jazz After Midnight (2007)
PS3 Rip | ISO | SACD DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 61:46 minutes | Scans included | 2,49 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 1,07 GB
Genre: Jazz | HighNote Records SACD # HCD 6018

Jazz After Midnight contains ten romantic standards performed by artists on the Highnote label. While short on improvising or energetic interludes, this is a decent budget-line set that features Frank Morgan, David “Fathead” Newman, and Larry Coryell with less than obvious inclusions by Mike LeDonne, Don Sickler and Louis Hayes & the Cannonball Legacy Band. Recommended for those who appreciate jazz as romantic background music.

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