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Along the lines of where disks are manufactured, the three SACDs I got from Amazon of Van Cliburn and Strauss all had "MADE IN AUSTRIA" on their seals.  Still waiting for "MADE IN U.S.A.".

--- On Thu, 2/28/13, Roger Kulp <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> From: Roger Kulp <[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] late LP era classical records
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Date: Thursday, February 28, 2013, 4:24 AM
> As for getting them cheap,it
> depends.The Dutch pressed CBS Masterworks,on the silver-grey
> label,and the very last DGG Lps,circa 1990-92 are quite
> expensive.Do an artist based search on popsike.com,and you
> might be surprised.Even the James Levine records of these
> years,can easily bring $50 and up.Others are well into the
> three figures.I wonder if some of this isn't due to the
> Asian market,but still I can tell you they do not turn up
> that much. Oh and as for Angel,the ones to look for are the
> ones that were either pressed in Germany,or the US
> issues,that are translucent grey,brown,or purple when held
> to light.There are some inferior record club pressings out
> there. Roger     
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