Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto | Getz / Gilberto (Archival Tape Edition No. 004)

670.00 inc. Vat

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Supersense lacquer edition cut on MDC 12″ lacquer disc at Supersense, Vienna.

“Recorded in March 1963 at A&R Studios, New York, NY, USA. The multi-Grammy winning album “Getz/Gilberto” by Stanz Getz, João Gilberto and Astrud Gilberto was one of the best-selling albums of all time and marked a peak of the bossa nova wave.

Cut directly from a completely unedited 1:1 copy of the original tape provided by Universal Music, one has never been closer to the artist, the original sound waves and music history.

-Hand-Cut 12″ Mastercut Record
-Hand-Printed Letterpress Cover Artwork
-Limited* and numbered

In addition to the high-quality sound carrier, this edition contains valuable, partly historical accompanying documents:

-A Minolta EP 410Z copy of Side A / Side B notes ‘from original tape as indicated’
-One Instant Polaroid photograph of Stan Getz and João Gilberto after an original photo by Earl Steinbicker and James Houghton.
-One Instant Polaroid photograph of the Supersense Livingroom Studio
-Polaroid Photograph of a microscopic view of the real groove from Side B “So danco samba”
-A “How To Caress” Info Sheet
-One set of white gloves for proper handling of your Mastercut
-‘Project Mastercut. An Introduction to Editions’ by Florian “Doc” Kaps
-Notes by the Cutting Engineer at the Supersense Studio

Every single Edition is handcrafted in the Viennese Supersense manufactory by a small team of experts in the fields of record cutting, traditional printing methods and packaging design.

*The total circulation of this Mastercut release is strictly limited to a maximum total of 999 records. Currently, the following different edition is currently available:
Premier Cut: 01-99″