This relationship type belongs to the Alternative Version Relationship Class.
This links two recordings or two releases, where one is a remaster of the other. This is usually done to improve the audio quality or to adjust for more modern playback equipment. The process generally doesn't involve changing the music in any artistically important way. It may, however, result in recordings that differ in length by a few seconds.
- There is no guideline yet for how the begin date fields might be used.
- There is no guideline yet for how the end date fields might be used.
For assistance in determining the correct relationship types to use when describing compiling, DJ mixing, mastering, mixing, remastering, remixing, and sampling, please refer to Mix Terminology.
ExamplesSACD remaster of CD release: