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Old January 9th, 2021, 4:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Calypte View Post
Among them is Telarc's Saint-Saens Sym 3 with Ormandy. This may be Ormandy's last recording (1980). The deep organ pedals are there -- this is Telarc after all! -- but levels are low. I've never heard this piece in concert, so I don't know how true this is to something you'd actually hear.
I will tell you there are a couple better, more-recent recordings of the Saint-Saens.

Dallas Symphony Orchestra / Eduardo Mata - Dorian Recordings (1994)
San Francisco Symphony / Edo de Waart - Philips (1984)

Organist on both recordings is Jean Guillou

Both are recorded in concert halls that have large pipe organs.
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