Monthly Archives: March 2013

Origin Live Calypso Mk2 w/ Zephyr tonearm

The Calypso Mk2 turntable is an obvious next step up from Aurora Mk2 turntable. From the outlook, everything is upsized. A thicker platter, bigger and heavier motor and power supply plus a more stable, taller subchasis and an improved bearing. The Zephyr tonearm … Continue reading

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VPI TNT Turntable w/ Bergmann Magne Tonearm

To mount the Bergmann Magne on the VPI TNT turntable, we specially cut a fitting arm board for it using the same measurement of the stock armboard but at a reduced height. The Bergmann Magne tonearm is mounted at an … Continue reading

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Two Worlds – Lee Ritenour & Dave Grusin

By: Joseph Luk 陆强声 1st September 2011 Two Worlds,是结他大师Lee Ritenour 及钢琴家Dave Grusin在十多年前年推出的专辑,中文译名为《俩个世界》。Two Worlds是代表古典及爵士音乐的两个不同世界。远在七十五年前,巳有音乐家George Gershwin敢於将古典及爵士乐,二混而为一,创作出经典名曲Rhapsody In Blue。这专辑更将这份敢於创作的艺术家精神,表达无遗,且迈进了一个新音乐领域,把古典及爵士、古今音乐混元归一,达到天衣无缝、进入自然、纯和、无瑕的境界。 其实,Lee 与Dave在这专辑以前巳在乐坛上合作了二十五年多。今次在这专辑里,俩位大师以其非凡的结他及钢琴造艺以合作形式,从新演绎多首古今名曲。此外,也邀请了数位顶尖乐手助阵,如知名女高音歌家Renee Fleming 被誉为America’s Beautiful Voice,盛名大提琴家Julian Lloyd Webber及格林美得奖小提琴家 Gil Shaham、等。 这专辑共收录了十三精彩首作品: Concerto in A Minor for Four Keyboards and Strings, BWV 1065 Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 … Continue reading

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