Mussorgsky – Pictures at an Exhibition – Ravel orchestration
Mussorgsky’s stunning suite written in honor of a painter friend was inspired by a visit to an art exhibition.
Each of the movements represents one of the drawings or artworks on display.
The depth and timbre in the sound of this recording of the Ravel’s orchestration was fully captured
by the use of only two omnidirectional mics on 1/4″ analog tape at 15 ips.
Tape type: SM-468
Tape size: 1/4″
Reel size: 10.5″
Speed: 15 ips
Tape equalization: IEC/CCIR
Magnetic flux: 510 nWb/m