℗ ℗ 2014 Naxos Japan

Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 "Choral" (1986)

NHK Symphony Orchestra, Takashi Asahina

Available in 192 kHz / 24-bit, 96 kHz / 24-bit AIFF, FLAC high resolution audio formats

  • Select Format
    • AIFF 96 kHz | 24-bit
    • AIFF 192 kHz | 24-bit
    • FLAC 96 kHz | 24-bit
    • FLAC 192 kHz | 24-bit
Add to cart
discounted price
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125  
I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
Ludwig van Beethoven; NHK Symphony Orchestra; Takashi Asahina
II. Molto vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven; NHK Symphony Orchestra; Takashi Asahina
III. Adagio molto e cantabile - Andante moderato
Ludwig van Beethoven; NHK Symphony Orchestra; Takashi Asahina
IV. Finale: Presto - Allegro assai
Ludwig van Beethoven; Keiko Kataoka; Naoko Ihara; Kazuo Kobayashi; Futoru Katsube; Tokyo University of the Arts Chorus; NHK Symphony Orchestra; Takashi Asahina
Total Playing Time    78:41
Takashi Asahina conducts the NHK Symphony Orchestra on this 1986 recording of perhaps the best-known work in all of classical music, Beethoven Symphony No. 9. This album is part of the NHK Symphony Archive Series, showcasing the greatest recordings of this orchestra and its various conductors over the years.
192 kHz / 24-bit, 96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Naxos Japan Studio Masters

This album is a high-resolution digital transfer of material originating from an analogue recording. It may contain noise, distortion or other artifacts, and may also contain audio which is limited in bandwidth and dynamic range, due to the technology available at the time of its original creation. As such, it is offered as a high-resolution documentation of a historical release.

For Your Consideration | More ▸

Robert Aldridge: Sister Carrie (Live) Adriana Zabala; Matt Morgan; Keith Phares; Alisa Suzanne Jordheim; Stephen Cunningham; Florentine Opera Chorus; Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra; William Boggs
Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde Alice Coote; Burkhard Fritz; Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra; Marc Albrecht
96dsd 2.8
Bob Chilcott: All Good Things Alexander Hawkins; Commotio; Bob Chilcott; Matthew Berry
Granados: Goyescas, H. 64 Alexander Boyd
Wonderland - Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto - Lyric Pieces Alice Sara Ott; Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks; Esa-Pekka Salonen
Dvořák: Works for Cello Adolfo Gutiérrez Arenas; Magdeburg Philharmonic Orchestra; Kimbo Ishii
Melancholia Aldona Bartnik; Maurice Lammerts van Bueren
Stradella: Amanti, olà, olà! - Chi resiste al Dio bendato Alessandro Stradella Consort; Estevan Velardi
Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos 30-32 Alexandre Tharaud
Mathieu: Concerto de Québec & Works for 2 Pianos Alain Lefèvre; Hélène Mercier
Romeo and Juliet Overture - The Nutcracker Suite Alfred Wallenstein; Virtuoso Symphony Of London
Oh No Love, You're Not Alone Alpaca Ensemble
Canciones Adam Cicchillitti
Walton, Grisi & Prokofiev: Heroes Adrien La Marca; Liège Royal Philharmonic; Christian Arming
Pesson, Abrahamsen & Strasnoy: Piano Concertos Alexandre Tharaud; Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra; Yannick Nézet-Séguin; Tito Ceccherini; hr-Sinfonieorchester Frankfurt; Les Violons du Roy; Mathieu Lussier

Offers & New Releases

exclusive benefits for mailing list members

Subscribe Now

What is High-Resolution Audio?

High-resolution audio offers the highest-fidelity available, far surpassing the sound quality of traditional CDs. When you listen to music on a CD or tracks purchased via consumer services such as iTunes, you are hearing a low-resolution version of what was actually recorded and mastered in the studio. ProStudioMasters offers the original studio masters — exactly as the artist, producers and sound engineers mastered them — for download, directly to you.

What do I need for playback?

You may need additional software / hardware to take full advantage of the higher 24-bit high-res audio formats, but any music lover that has heard 16-bit vs 24-bit will tell you it's worth it!

Software for Mac OS X

Software for Windows

Hardware Suggestions