pentatone


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Noun1.pentatone - a gapped scale with five notes; usually the fourth and seventh notes of the diatonic scale are omitted
gapped scale - a musical scale with fewer than seven notes
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In 2016 he became Vice-President of Artists and Repertoire for the Holland-based record label Pentatone. A Berlin resident for close to a decade ("I still think of myself as a newcomer there"), Loranger helped shape the label's roster of unique artists and projects.
While Hrusa's Dvorak discography with Pentatone and Supraphon has grown systematically in recent years, his fans had to wait for him to assume the position of director in Bamberg before hearing his Brahms on disc.
Vinyl LP couldn't handle four discrete channels but SACD can: with the right equipment Pentatone's recording has amazingly immediate and in-the-hall surround sound.
In March 2016, PENTATONE presents you the first two albums of the series.
Michael Miller, "'Music for a Time of War'--The Oregon Symphony under Carlos Kalmar plays Ives, Adams, Britten, and Vaughan Williams on a Pentatone Release...Highly Recommended!" The Berkshire Review (April 7, 2012); Steven Kruger, Liner Notes, Music for a Time of War (Oregon Symphony/Carlos Kalmar), CD, PentaTone (2011).
The optical interiors specialist continues to develop its Pentatone concept, which is based on five entirely different material finishes, combined to produce a 'completely cohesive, high end result!
His latest recordings are of Bruckner's 9th Symphony with the Suisse, and a Brahms cycle with the Pittsburgh Symphony, for whom he is guest conductor in the German repertoire, all on the Pentatone label.
This Stokowski recording of works by Tchaikovsky comes from 1974, and for the first time since its recording Pentatone Classics present it in its original four-channel configuration.
The RNO has made more than 30 recordings for Deutsche Grammophon and PentaTone Classics, with conductors including Mikhail Pletnev, Mstislav Rostropovich, Kent Nagano and Alexander Vedernikov.
Baarn, Netherlands, March 25, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Cellist Johannes Moser has signed with the acclaimed Dutch label PENTATONE as an exclusive recording artist.
Pentatone was set up by former Philips classical producers and engineers and specialises in five channel surround sound super audio (SACD) discs like this one.
I do not understand why so much is concentrated in the left and right, since the center is at full level on this disc (Pentatone reissues of four-channel material from the 1970s have no center unlike the DTS release discussed above).