Best Of Chesky: Classics, Jazz & Audiophile Test Disc, Vol. 3 (JD111)

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  1. Volume Level Warning
  2. Anna Caram/ Africando Jd104
  3. Livingston Taylor/ Out Of This World Jd97
  4. Leny Andrade/ Wave Jd113
  5. Connecticut Early Music Festival Ensemble/ Winter
  6. Rebecca Pidgeon/ Grandmother Jd115
  7. Orquesta Nova/ Battery Park Jd86
  8. Laverne Butler/ I Cover The Waterfront JD9
  9. Sara K./ Horse I Used To Ride Jd105 [Sara K.]
  10. Fred Hersch Trio/ Con Alma Jd116
  11. Badi Assad/ Num Pagode Em Planaltina Jd99
  12. Westminster Choir/ Ave Verum Corpus Cd83
  13. Announcement/ Artificial Stereo Demonstration
  14. Microphone Technique: Mono Mike
  15. Microphone Technique: Artificial Stereo
  16. Microphone Technique: XY Cardioid Technique
  17. Microphone Technique: XY And Added Ambience
  18. Microphone Technique: XY With Increased Ambience
  19. Microphone Technique: Crossed Figures 8's
  20. Microphone Technique: Spaced Pair of Omnis
  21. Microphone Technique: Three Spaced Omnis
  22. Instrument Placement: Announcement
  23. Instrument Placement: Piano Against The Wall Of Studio
  24. Instrument Placement: Piano In The Middle Of The Studio
  25. Natural Vs. Artificial Space: Announcement
  26. Natural Vs. Artificial Space: Drum Set Recorded In A Dry Studio
  27. Natural Vs. Artificial Space: Drum Set In A Live Studio
  28. Natural Vs. Artificial Space: Drum Set With Artificial Reverberation
  29. Natural Vs. Artificial Imaging: Natural Stereo Imaging
  30. Natural Vs. Artificial Imaging: Artificial Stereo Imaging
  31. Natural Vs. Compressed Dynamics: Introduction To Compressors
  32. Natural Vs. Compressed Dynamics: Jazz Group With Compression
  33. Natural Vs. Compressed Dynamics: Jazz Group Without Compression
  34. New 20-Bit High-Resolution Technology
  35. Dirty Vs. Clean Power: Violin Recorded With Dirty Power
  36. Dirty Vs. Clean Power: Violin Recorded With Clean Power
  37. Digital Vs. Analog Tape: 20-Bit, All Digital Recording
  38. Digital Vs. Analog Tape: 20-Bit Recording Made From Analog Tape
  39. Equipment And Cable Burn-In Signal
  40. 16-Bit Vs. 20-Bit A/D: Music At -30dB Into 16 Bit System
  41. 16-Bit Vs. 20-Bit A/D: Music At -30 DB Into 20 Bit With High Resolution Dither
  42. Fade To Noise Tests: Fade To Noise, No Dither
  43. Fade To Noise Tests: Fade To Noise, Flat Dither
  44. Fade To Noise Tests: Fade To Noise, High Resolution Dither
  45. Volume Level Warning

Announcer John Henry takes you through the world of stereo microphone techniques, artificial and natural space, artificial and natural imaging, and introduces you to Chesky's new 20-bit high resolution recording process. Listen to these tracks now, then return at your leisure to the printed notes for a more detailed explanation.

Reviews

"This CD, with its high resolution 128 times oversampling technology...It's a good CD to have when evaluating a system."

- Neptali C. Cruz