Archive for the tag 'Orchestral'

Nov 16 2017

Unley Symphony Orchestra – Sample

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Sicilienne, from Pelleas et MelisandeW.A. Mozart
      
This clip was recorded in Gillingham Hall, Wayville on Wednesday night, 15 November 2017
 
Recorded into a Nagra VI (Anniversary Model) using a phased array main. Recorded at 24/96 as mono files. Gain set to 120 on the scale.
 
Stand set 1.8 metres behind the conductor and at the full height of 3.7 Metres on the main floor (Manfrotto 1004BAC) The stage height is about 80cm above the main floor.
      

      
DPA4006A Omni Pair (Spaced 67cm) – Channels 1 & 2

Unley Symphony Orchestra USO-Sicilienne-Omni

      
DPA4011C Cardioid Pair (Spaced 41cm) – Channels 3 & 4

Unley Symphony Orchestra Sicilienne-Cardioid-3

         
As usual with these clips, nothing has been done to them other than top & tail, MP3 conversion and normalised to match gains.
   
The final CD will be a blend of these pairs, plus spot microphones. Schoeps CCM8Lg on Woodwind and a Schoeps CCM4Lg spot on the Oboe (for the Concerto in C major for Oboe & Orchestra – Mozart) & Harp (this sample).

         

Jan 23 2017

Adelaide Summer Orchestra – The Planets

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Recorded live in the Norwood Concert Hall
January 2017
       

The Planets (Gustav Holst)
– Mars

       
       
       

Jul 07 2016

AUCS – Magnificat

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Magnificat – Et exultavit spiritus meus

     

     
Exsultate, Jubilate – Andante


     
     
     
     

Jul 31 2015

Adelaide Summer Orchestra

Category Audio,Samples

Recorded live in the Norwood Concert Hall
January 2015 & 2016
       

Symphony No. 4 (Gustav Mahler)
– Sehr behaglich


            

Piano Concerto in A Minor Op. 16(Edvard Grieg)
– Allegro molto moderato

            
            

Feb 20 2013

Ensemble Adelaide & ADRS – Fringe 2013

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Ensemble Adelaide & ADRS – Fringe 2013
St Bartholomew’s Church, Norwood

Royal Fireworks Suite (George Frideric Handel)
Performed by the Australian Double Reed Society

 

Concerto for Oboe & Violin (Johann Sebastian Bach)
– Allegro

– Adagio

– Allegro

 

Dances Ancient & Modern for Cor Anglais and Strings
(David Scheel)
Performed by Ensemble Adelaide and Celia Craig


 

The above samples are with the permission of David Scheel

 

St Paul’s Suite Op. 29 no. 2 (Gustav Holst)
– Ostinato: Presto

– Finale

Technical Information
Recorded using a Schoeps CCM4Lg and CCM8Lg in M/S configuration
directly into a Sound Devices 702 CF recorder at 24 bit/96 kHz

 

 

Feb 17 2013

Orchestral Samples

Category Audio,Samples

Nothing has been done to these samples other than MP3 conversion for upload.

Warning: – This audio has a high dynamic range. Listening to it at high levels may cause hearing damage, particularly if using headphones.

 

 

Adelaide Summer Orchestra
Norwood Concert Hall, January 2016
Grieg’s Piano Concerto in A minor Op. 16

Allegro molto moderato

Technical Information
Both ASO recordings were made using a Nagra VI & Nagra Seven at 24 bit/96 kHz
DPA 4011C Cardioid Microphones in ORTF
Schoeps CCM4Lg Cardioid & CCM8Lg Bidirectional in M/S

 

Adelaide Summer Orchestra
Norwood Concert Hall, January 2015
Mahler’s 4th Symphony

I. – Bedächtig, nicht eilen

 

IV. – Sehr behaglich (Soloist – Kirsti Harm)

Technical Information
Recorded using a Nagra VI & Nagra Seven at 24 bit/96 kHz
Schoeps CCM4Lg Cardioid Microphones in ORTF
DPA 4006A Omni Microphones spaced at 44cm
DPA 4011C Cardioid Microphone on Soprano

 

‘Unley Symphony Orchestra’
St Augustine’s Church, May 2013
(Soloist Charise Altmann – Clarinet)

Warning: – “Fanfare For The Common Man” starts LOUD, so set your volume appropriately.

 

Fanfare For The Common Man (Aaron Copeland)

 

Festivo (Bolero) (Jean Sibelius)

 

Concerto for Clarinet & Orchestra in A Major
(Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart)
– Adagio

– Rondo-allegro

Technical Information
Recorded using a pair of Schoeps CCM4Lg’s in ORTF configuration
directly into a Sound Devices 702 CF recorder at 24 bit/96 kHz

 

 

Adelaide Wind Orchestra
Concordia College Chapel, 27th September 2013

Also Sprach Zarathustra

Technical Information
Recorded using a pair of DPA 4006A Omni Microphones spaced at 32cm
directly into a Sound Devices 702 CF recorder at 24 bit/96 kHz

 

Adelaide Wind Orchestra
Concordia College Chapel, 1 November 2013

Overture to “Candide” (Leonard Bernstein)

Technical Information
Recorded using a pair of DPA 4006A Omni Microphones spaced at 35cm
directly into a Sound Devices 702 CF recorder at 24 bit/96 kHz

 

Ensemble Adelaide & ADRS – Fringe 2013
St Bartholomew’s Church, Norwood

Royal Fireworks Suite (George Frideric Handel)
Performed by the Australian Double Reed Society

 

Concerto for Oboe & Violin (Johann Sebastian Bach)
– Allegro

– Adagio

– Allegro

 

Dances Ancient & Modern for Cor Anglais and Strings
(David Scheel)
Performed by Ensemble Adelaide and Celia Craig


 

The above samples are with the permission of David Scheel

 

St Paul’s Suite Op. 29 no. 2 (Gustav Holst)
– Ostinato: Presto

– Finale

Technical Information
Recorded using a Schoeps CCM4Lg and CCM8Lg in M/S configuration
directly into a Sound Devices 702 CF recorder at 24 bit/96 kHz

 

 

Kammer Philharmonie Köln
(Cologne Chamber Philharmonia Orchestra)
St Michaels Church, January 2013

 

Andante Cantabile (Tchaikovski)

 

Divertimento in B Major for String Orchestra (Mozart)
– Andante

 

– Allegro di molto

 

– Allegro assai

 

La Campanella (Nicoló Paganini)

Samples with the permission of Kammer Philharmonie Köln

Technical Information
Recorded using a Schoeps CCM4Lg and CCM8Lg in M/S configuration
directly into a Sound Devices 702 CF recorder at 24 bit/96 kHz

   

‘Battle of the Bands’
Hahndorf, May 2010

Strike Up The Band – opening number for ‘Enfield Brass’

Technical Information
Recorded using a pair of Schoeps CCM4Lg’s in ORTF configuration
directly into a Sound Devices 702 CF recorder at 24 bit/96 kHz

 

 

Haydn Ensemble
St Theodore’s Anglican Church, 2009

 

Cello Concerto in C Major – Allegro Molto

 

Symphony No 1 – Presto

 

The Lady Radnor’s Suite – Bouree

Technical Information
Recorded using a Schoeps CCM4Lg and CCM8Lg in M/S configuration
directly into a Sound Devices 702 CF recorder at 24 bit/96 kHz

All samples with performers permission