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2001 A Space Odyssey Ormandy / Bernstein Reel to Reel Tape 7 1/2 IPS Columbia

2001 A Space Odyssey Ormandy / Bernstein Reel to Reel Tape 7 1/2 IPS Columbia

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Blast off into the cosmic realms of classical music with 2001: A Space Odyssey performed by the Philadelphia Orchestra and the New York Philharmonic, conducted by the legendary Eugene Ormandy and Leonard Bernstein, on reel-to-reel tape! This stellar recording from the psychedelic 1970s captures the iconic soundtrack that launched a thousand starships. Featuring otherworldly compositions by Strauss, Ligeti, and Khachaturian, this tape takes you on an intergalactic journey through the symphonic wonders of the universe. Perfect for sci-fi fans, classical music lovers, and vintage tape enthusiasts, this reel-to-reel gem combines the orchestral might of two of America's greatest ensembles with the visionary direction of Ormandy and Bernstein. Dust off that reel-to-reel player, hit play, and let the epic sounds of 2001: A Space Odyssey transport you to the outer reaches of musical bliss—because in the vast expanse of vintage sound, this reel is a space-age masterpiece!


  • Name: 2001 A Space Odyssey By the Philadelphia Orchestra and the New York Philharmonic conducted by Eugene Ormandy and Leonard Bernstein
  • Tape Type: 4 Track, Stereo, 7 1/2 IPS
  • Tape # MQ 1067
  • Track List:
    • Music From "2001: A Space Odyssey"
    • R. Strauss: Also Sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30
    • Ligeti: Atmospheres
    • J. Strauss: The Blue Danube Waltz, Op. 314
    • Ligeti: Lux Aeterna
    • Khatchaturian: Adagio from "Gayne Ballet Suite No. 2"
    • R. Strauss: Also Sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30
    • Blomdahl: Suite From "Aniara"

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