Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fireworks
Pierre Verany 3:57
2 Hora de la Granicesti
[traditional] 3:29
3 Dear Old Dixie
[traditional] 3:08
4 Jeux Interdits
[anonymous] 2:14
5 2nd Trumpet Concerto: 3rd Movement, Giocoso
André Jolivet 3:52
6 O Dulcis Amor
André Campra 3:22
7 Ballet des Coqs
Michael Praetorius 1:41
8 Bransie Doubble
Michael Praetorius 1:04
9 Concerto "La Notte" in G minor, op. X, no. 2 (excerpts): Presto fantasmi, Largo, Presto
Antonio Vivaldi 2:44
10 Scheherazade, 4th movement (excerpts)
Nicolaï Rimsky-Korsakov 7:08
11 Almande
Susanne van Soldt 2:05
12 1st Organ Symphony (excerpts): Andante (end) followed by Final
Pierre Verany 6:57
13 Maximum Cutting Level 1 KHZ 0db/Emphasis Off L+R
Pierre Verany 0:40
14 Left/Right ID and Channel Separation-1 Khz 0db/Emphasis Off Left
Pierre Verany 0:40
15 Left/Right ID and Channel Separation-1 Khz 0db/Emphasis Off Right
Pierre Verany 0:40
16 Frequency Response 20hz-20khz, 0db Emphasis Off L+R
Pierre Verany 1:10
17 Frequency Response 20hz-20khz,-20db Emphasis Off L+R
Pierre Verany 1:10
18 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --1KHZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:20
19 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --29HZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
20 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --50HZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
21 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --100HZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:25
22 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --200HZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:45
23 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --500HZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
24 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --1KHZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
25 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --2KHZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
26 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --5KHZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
27 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --10KHZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
28 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --12KHZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
29 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --15KHZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
30 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --18KHZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
31 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --20KHZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:35
32 Harmonic Distortion Tracks With Emphasis Off L+R --1KHZ, 0DB
Pierre Verany 0:20
33 Signal to Noise Ratio: Zero Digital Level, Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:34
34 Signal to Noise Ratio: Zero Digital Level, Emphasis On
Pierre Verany 0:35
35 Analogue Desemphasis Circuit Control /Calibration Reference Tone 1KHZ 0db/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:20
36 Analogue Desemphasis Circuit Control /Calibration Reference Tone 15+50 Us 20/20000 HZ 0db/Emphasis On
Pierre Verany 1:06
37 Analogue Desemphasis Circuit Audible Incidence /Music Recorded With Pre-Emphasis On
Pierre Verany 1:14
38 Analogue Desemphasis Circuit Audible Incidence /Music Recorded With Pre-Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 1:16
39 Transient Response on Square Wave -6db, 400hz Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:25
40 Transient Response on Square Wave -6db, 1000hz Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
41 Transient Response on Tone Bursts 400HZ, -6db/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
42 Transient Response on Tone Bursts 4khz, -6db Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
43 Audible Difference in Quantization 16 Bit/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:50
44 Audible Difference in Quantization 15 Bit/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:50
45 Audible Difference in Quantization 14 Bit/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:50
46 Audible Difference in Quantization 8 Bit/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:50
47 Intermodulation by Crosstalk- 1000 HZ Left, 5khz Right, 0db/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
48 Intermodulation by Crosstalk- 5khz Left, 1000HZ Right, 0db/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
49 Intermodulation Distortion Measurements: 50hz + 7 Khz/L+R/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
50 Intermodulation Distortion Measurements: 400hz + 7 Khz/L+R/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
51 Intermodulation Distortion Measurements: 19khz/20khz/L+R/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
52 D/A Converter Overload Effect 1khz 0db/L+R/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
53 D/A Converter Overload Effect 1khz +3db/L+R/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
54 D/A Converter Overload Effect 1khz +6db/L+R/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 0:35
55 D/A Converter Overload Effect /Music at a Nominal Level/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 2:11
56 D/A Converter Overload Effect /Music With a 9db Overload/Emphasis Off
Pierre Verany 2:07
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Variations of Linear Cutting Velocity of the CD, 1.4m/S
Pierre Verany 1:00
2 Variations of Linear Cutting Velocity of the CD, 1.20m/S
Pierre Verany 1:00
3 Variations of Linear Cutting Velocity of the CD, 1.25m/S
Pierre Verany 1:00
4 Variations of Linear Cutting Velocity of the CD, 1.30m/S
Pierre Verany 1:00
5 Variations of Linear Cutting Velocity of the CD, 1.35m/S
Pierre Verany 1:00
6 Variations of Linear Cutting Velocity of the CD, 1.40m/S
Pierre Verany 1:00
7 Combined Tests: Variations of Track Pitch, 1.4m/S & 1.5um
Pierre Verany 1:00
8 Combined Tests: Variations of Track Pitch, 1.4m/S & 1.7um
Pierre Verany 1:00
9 Combined Tests: Of Track Pitch, Continuous Variation From 1.4m/S to 1.2m/S, Track Pitch: 1.7um
Pierre Verany 1:00
10 Combined Tests: Variations of Track Pitch, 1.2m/S & 1.7um
Pierre Verany 1:00
11 Combined Tests: Variations of Track Pitch, 1.2m/S & 1.5um
Pierre Verany 1:00
12 Return to Normal Parameters of This Test (CD)
Pierre Verany 1:00
13 Variations of Track Pitch, 1.70um
Pierre Verany 1:00
14 Variations of Track Pitch, 1.65um
Pierre Verany 1:00
15 Variations of Track Pitch, 1.60um
Pierre Verany 1:00
16 Variations of Track Pitch, 1.55um
Pierre Verany 1:00
17 Variations of Track Pitch, 1.50um
Pierre Verany 1:00
18 Variations of Track Pitch, Return to Normal Parameters of This Test (CD)
Pierre Verany 1:00
19 CD Player Ability to Detect the Digital Signal (HF Detection Level), Very Low Asymmetry
Pierre Verany 1:00
20 CD Player Ability to Detect the Digital Signal (HF Detection Level), Low Asymmetry
Pierre Verany 1:00
21 CD Player Ability to Detect the Digital Signal (HF Detection Level), Average Asymmetry
Pierre Verany 1:00
22 CD Player Ability to Detect the Digital Signal (HF Detection Level), High Asymmetry
Pierre Verany 1:00
23 CD Player Ability to Detect the Digital Signal (HF Detection Level), Very High Asymmetry
Pierre Verany 1:00
24 CD Player Ability to Detect the Digital Signal (HF Detection Level), Return to Normal Parameters of This Test (CD)
Pierre Verany 1:00
25 Drop-Out Tests: Absence of Data on the Disc: 0.05mm (0.028ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
26 Drop-Out Tests: 0.10mm (0.077ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
27 Drop-Out Tests: 0.20mm (0.1540ms) CD Standard Limit
Pierre Verany 1:00
28 Drop-Out Tests: 0.30mm (0.230ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
29 Drop-Out Tests: 0.50mm (0.385ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
30 Drop-Out Tests: 0.75mm (0.577ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
31 Drop-Out Tests: 1.00mm (0.770ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
32 Drop-Out Tests: 1.25mm (0.960ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
33 Drop-Out Tests: 1.50mm (1.150ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
34 Drop-Out Tests: 2.00mm (1.540ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
35 Drop-Out Tests: 2.40mm (1.850ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
36 Drop-Out Tests: 2.50mm (2.080ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
37 Drop-Out Tests: 3.00mm (2.500ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
38 Drop-Out Tests: 4.00mm (3.080ms)
Pierre Verany 1:00
39 Drop-Out Tests: Return to Normal Parameters of This Test (CD)
Pierre Verany 1:00
40 Combined Tests: Drop-Out Size Variations and Minimum Track Pitch, Drop-Out: 1mm
Pierre Verany 1:00
41 Combined Tests, Drop-Out: 1.5mm
Pierre Verany 1:00
42 Combined Tests, Drop-Out: 2mm
Pierre Verany 1:00
43 Combined Tests, Drop-Out: 2.4mm
Pierre Verany 1:00
44 Ability to Correct Successive Drop-Outs, Drop-Out: 2x0.1mm
Pierre Verany 1:00
45 Ability to Correct Successive Drop-Outs, Drop-Out: 2x0.2mm
Pierre Verany 1:00
46 Ability to Correct Successive Drop-Outs, Drop-Out: 2x0.5mm
Pierre Verany 1:00
47 Ability to Correct Successive Drop-Outs, Drop-Out: 2x1mm
Pierre Verany 1:00
48 Ability to Correct Successive Drop-Outs, Drop-Out: 2x1.5mm
Pierre Verany 1:00
49 Ability to Correct Successive Drop-Outs, Drop-Out: 2x2.4mm
Pierre Verany 1:00
50 Ability to Correct Successive Drop-Outs, Drop-Out: 2x3mm
Pierre Verany 0:45

Credits

CD 1

violin [bass viol]:
Anne-Marie Lasla (track 6)
trumpet:
Bernard Soustrot (track 5)
pipe organ [continuo organ]:
William Christie (track 6)
recorder:
Christian Mendoze (track 9)
organ [Madeleine Church Organ, Paris]:
guitar:
Arnaud Dumond (track 4)
composer:
André Jolivet (1954) (track 5)
conductor:
Marc Soustrot (conductor) (tracks 5, 10)
instruments:
Musica Antiqua Ensemble (tracks 7–8)
orchestra:
soprano vocals:
Jacqueline Nicolas (track 6)
part of:
recording of: