The Decca Sound: Secrets Of The Engineers – The Polymath Perspective

Here is a most interesting article on how Decca records achieved the incredible sound that they did on classical recordings of the 50s and 60s.  Thanks to Richard Nelson for sharing this article and the historical perspective that it provides.  Did you know that Decca has released a couple of box sets including:
The Decca Sound - The Analogue Years [54 CD Box Set]
The Decca Sound [50 CD Box Set]
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