Editorial for October 2012
Published on October 1, 2012
The October drawing/giveaway is the award of a luxury 45 rpm double vinyl album from Original Recordings Group to six different AUDIOPHILE AUDITION readers. All you need to do to be considered is to fill out our simple non-intrusive email-protected form. The six ultimate-fidelity albums feature the audiophile classical album Espana, the Lanchberry ballet La Fille Mal Gardee, Astrud Gilberto, Jaco Pastorius, Ben Webster and the Friday Night in San Francisco guitar trio. If you register right now you could be one of the six winners.
Here are the seven lucky winners of the eight-CD box set of the Complete Glazunov Symphonies & Concertos conducted by José Serebrier—last month’s drawing/giveaway from Warner Classics: Randy Stewart, Battlefield MO; James Mitchell, Chicago; Roger Yin, Fort Atkinson WI; Charles Maclean, Portland OR; Guy Belew, Cincinnati; Mayson Stewart, Charleston SC; Charles Houston, San Diego CA.
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