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Whats on your turntable tonight?
Szell conducts Mahler Symphony No 6, "Tragic" Symphony No 10 In F-Sharp Minor, movements I&II The Cleveland Orchestra  Columbia Masterworks 2LP gatefold reissue, 1972    
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The Heifetz & Piatigorsky Concerts Spohr - Double String Quartette In D Minor, Op. 65 Jascha Heifetz, 1st violin Pierre Amoyal, 1st violin Israel Baker, 2nd violin Paul Rosenthal, 2nd violin Milton Thomas, viola Allan Harshman, viola Greg... 
SQ of "Rock of Ages" on CD
@stuartk  Usually only buy vinyl, so no. There are a couple vinyl remasters by both Capital and MoFi, but haven’t given much consideration to purchasing either.  
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Gennadi Rozhdestvensky conducts Prokofiev Four Portraits From "The Gambler" Suite From "Love For Three Oranges" Op. 33-Bis They Are Seven (Cantata For Tenor, Chorus And Orchestra, Op. 20) Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra & The Moscow Rad... 
SQ of "Rock of Ages" on CD
Rock of Ages is, and always was, a poorly recorded and mixed LP. I have it, a big Band fan, and rarely if ever spin it. Unfortunate    
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Siegfried Landau conducts Weill & Korngold Weill - Quodlibet (Unterhaltungsmusik), Op. 9 Korngold - Suite From The Incidental Music For Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing", Op. 11 Westfälisches Sinfonieorchester Recklinghausen Candide... 
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Beecham Bon-Bons Sir Thomas Beecham conducts : Léo Delibes - Le Roi S'Amuse : Ballet Music Debussy - L'Enfant Prodigue - Cortege Et Air De Danse Saint-Saëns - Samson Et Dalila - a) Danse Des Pretresses De Dagon Act 1, b) Bacchanale Act 3 Fau... 
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Richard Kapp conducts Rimsky-Korsakov The Invisible City Of Kitezh (Suite) Mlada - Orchestral Suite May Night Overture Philharmonia Hungarica Turnabout 1977, UK release      
Good (great?) cartridges with user replaceable styli
I agree with Goldring. I have a 1042 as a back-up that is quite good. You might also consider a Nagaoka 300 or 500. But it really depends what your sonic preferences are.  
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Copland conducts Copland Appalachian Spring (Ballet For Martha) The Tender Land (Orchestral Suite From The Opera) Boston Symphony Orchestra RCA Victor Red Seal ‘Living Stereo’ reissue 1976, originally 1960  
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Kertész conducts Dvořák Symphony No. 3 In E Flat Major, Op. 10 "Hussite" Overture, Op. 67 The London Symphony Orchestra London 1967    
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Norman Del Mar conducts Bridge, Bantock & Butterworth Bantock - The Pierrot Of The Minute Bridge - Summer Butterworth - The Banks Of The Green Willow Bridge - There Is A Willow Grows Aslant A Brook Bridge - Suite For String Orchestra ... 
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Karajan - Opernballette Borodin - Fürst Igor Tchaikovsky - Eugen Onegin Verdi - Aida Verdi - Otello/Ballettmusik Ponchielli - La Gioconda/Tanz Der Stunden Berliner Philharmoniker Deutsche Grammophon 1972, German release   
best external drive for ripping CDs
I got one of these off OWC. Built like a tank, and connected to my iMac via USB C  
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Szell conducts Haydn Six "London" Symphonies Symphony No. 93 In D Major Symphony No. 94 In G Major "Surprise" Symphony No. 95 In C Minor Symphony No. 96 In D Major "Miracle" Symphony No. 97 In C Major Symphony No 98 In B-Flat Major The C...