If you can find it, Reiner/Chicago on RCA. A Living Stereo LP.
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Charles Dutoit, Montreal Symphony, London LDR 71091
This a digital recorded LP that is also on CD.
This is a colorful piece, so the digital master brings it out, not to mention this is a very good permformance (IMO).
It also includes "The Fountains" and "Roman Festivals". Most LP sets usually have just The Fountains.
Other good choices on LP are (in no particular order)...
Von Karajan, Berlin Phil., Deutche Grammophon 2531 055
Charles Munch, New Philharmonia, London Jubilee 41024
Ormandy, Philadelphia, CBS Records MY 38485
Feccia, New Philharmonia, Quintessence 7058
And the Reiner recommended above on: RCA ATL1-4040
The Decca has been reissued by Speakers Corner, I believe. Got one coming to me. Also have the UHQR of this recording, will be interesting to compare and see how much MFSL jacked up the bass. I also prefer the Reiner recording (the Classic reissue is stunning), and the Frescia is a very good interpretation and was released years ago on CD by Chesky, but sounds a little thin and steely even with the decent Chesky transfer.
Sugarbrie, I guess it is my bad for failing to use a silly "smilie", since no one can see the tongue what was placed in my cheek. It is simply an LP I've had on the shelf for some time and wondering if anyone knows if it is a good performance. On the other hand, if it IS a good performance, it might be have more value to an avid Respighi lover than to me. Just a another thought.