The stereo on the Ray Noble New Mayfair Orchestra Blumlein test from 1934
is pretty apparent, too. It'w been issued on a Guild CD.
On 6/27/12 3:34 PM, "Don Cox" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>On 27/06/2012, Tom Fine wrote:
>> Hi Don:
>> This seems to be the recording of which you write:
>> I listened to the sound sample, which is allegedly a "stereo" and to
>> my ears, the music is coming just from the center (ie mono) but
>> there's different disk surface noise on the left and right sides. I've
>> heard more impressive Blumlein stereo, I think in a BBC radio
>> documentary. Is there anything better on that CD?
>It is certainly stereo on my equipment, but the Jupiter is not a very
>suitable piece of music to demonstrate stereo. A piece with more solos
>and a variety of percussion would be more obvious.
>Maybe the download also loses by being an MP3 - a nasty format at best.
>The other stereo material on the CD is the "Walking and Talking" tests.
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