David Elias - MQA Artist Content Partner Since 2016


YOU CAN BUY David Elias Hi-Res MQA Downloads on this page!

For the FULL CATALOG of MQA Downloads (over 30 Titles)
with song previews, visit David Elias on Bandcamp...


MQA FILE DOWNLOADS HERE ~ PLEASE READ!

PAYPAL DOWNLOAD PURCHASE INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Use PayPal either with your PayPal account (login required) or with your Credit Card (no login required). BOTH are Secure!
     
  2. IMPORTANT: After the PayPal payment is taken, be sure to click the CONTINUE button. You are then taken to the Download screen for the audio files as a single Zipped file.
     
  3. PLEASE READ #2 above one more time (you must click the CONTINUE button!  You are then taken to the page to download the .mqa.flac audio files as a Zip file. 
     
  4. Save the ZIPPED file to your computer. You must then retrieve the downloaded zip and extract (open and copy the files) the .mqa.flac song files to an appropriate folder for your music player to access them.

    (NOTE: You can rename the song files if you like. Some MQA decoders like to see .mqa. in the song file name to activate decoding.)
David Elias - MQA Sampler

MQA Sampler - 9 songs various resolutions (16/44.1 MQA to DXD 24/352.8 MQA)

Add a subheading

Download the Studio source masters of each of these tracks as MQA encoded, at bit rates ranging from CD master quality (16/44.1) to the hi-res DXD bit rate 24/352.8kHz. PLAYS on any media player.

$19.95 from secure PayPal (use your PayPal account or any credit card)

Songs are from these albums: "Illegal Copy #2", "Live in San Gregorio", "Rare To Go", "Slipper DSD Sessions", "Crossing", "The Window". and an unreleased track "40 Days - Summer skies".

Songs are MQA encoded as FLAC at varying bit rates (16/44.1, 24/44.1, 24/48). They can be played with sonic improvements on any CD or media player. Hi-res tracks will also be unfolded to their full resolution using an MQA compatible USB DAC.

Other benefits of MQA are corrections of time smearing (aka temporal blurring) common to PCM recordings, providing a much more focused audio image on playback with less of the harsh glare edgy sound typically found in this media format and most CDs published to date.

Read more about MQA at http://www.mqa.co.uk/


David Elias - The Window (MQA)

The Window - MQA 24bit/352.8kHz (Download at 24/44.1)

DSD Source converted to dxd by mqa ltd., uk, then encoded as mqa, fast downloads, high resolution

Download the source DSD64 master as MQA encoded at the DXD bit rate 24/352.8kHz.

Songs are MQA encoded as FLAC at 24/44.1. They can be played with sonic improvements on any CD or media player. Hi-res tracks will also be unfolded to their full resolution using an MQA compatible USB DAC.

$21.95 from secure PayPal (use your PayPal account or any credit card)

Click for PDF with lyrics, notes and photos


David Elias - Crossing (MQA)

"Crossing" MQA 24bit/352.8kHz (Download at 24/44.1)

In the all time best seller list at nativedsd.com. a pure dsd recording master

Download the source DSD64 master as MQA encoded at the DXD bit rate 24/352.8kHz.

Songs are MQA encoded as FLAC at 24/44.1. They can be played with sonic improvements on any CD or media player. Hi-res tracks will also be unfolded to their full resolution using an MQA compatible USB DAC.

$21.95 from secure PayPal (use your PayPal account or any credit card)

Click for PDF with lyrics, photos and notes


David Elias - Acoustic Trio DSD Sessions (MQA)

Acoustic Trio: DSD Sessions - MQA 24bit/352.8kHz (Download at 24/44.1)

converted from dsd to mqa all the nuances of this outstanding acoustic studio performance are retained in the highest pcm resolutions wtih pre-echo ringing and other artifacts removed. you are there with the artists performing.

Download the source DSD64 master as MQA encoded at the DXD bit rate 24/352.8kHz.

Songs are MQA encoded as FLAC at 16/44.1. They can be played with sonic improvements on any CD or media player. Hi-res tracks will also be unfolded to their full resolution using an MQA compatible USB DAC.

$21.95 from secure PayPal (use your PayPal account or any credit card)


David Elias - Coffeehouse Playlist #1 (MQA)

Coffeehouse Playlist #1 - MQA 24/bit/352.8kHz (Download at 24/44.1)

A perfect collection of music by a prolific artist all native dsd masters converted to the highest resolution Pcm as Dxd and encoded with mqa. This curated list is played at trade demos by some of the most recognized names in hi-res dac, player and production manufacturing. why? because the songs here exploit the features of hi-res in the extreme ranges of highest highs, voice, and lowest lows, bass and percussion. You get to hear it all as naturally as if you are there.

Download the source DSD64 master as MQA encoded at the DXD bit rate 24/352.8kHz.

Songs are MQA encoded as FLAC at 16/44.1. They can be played with sonic improvements on any CD or media player. Hi-res tracks will also be unfolded to their full resolution using an MQA compatible USB DAC.

$21.95 from secure PayPal (use your PayPal account or any credit card)

Click for PDF with lyrics, notes and photos


David Elias - Slipper DSD Sessions (MQA)

Slipper DSD Sessions - MQA 24bit/352.kHz (Download at 24/48)

some of the most progressive acoustic folk you will ever hear. highest fidleity recorded as studio pure dsd then converted to mqa as dxd. dynamic sessions performed as live studio.

Download the source DSD64 master as MQA encoded at the DXD bit rate 24/352.8kHz.

Songs are MQA encoded as FLAC at 16/44.1. They can be played with sonic improvements on any CD or media player. Hi-res tracks will also be unfolded to their full resolution using an MQA compatible USB DAC.

$19.95 from secure PayPal (use your PayPal account or any credit card)

Click for PDF with lyrics and notes


David Elias & The CasualTees - Live in San Gregorio

Live in San Gregorio - MQA 24bit/96kHz (Download at 24/48)

one of the favorite local bands in this hwy 1 enclave of excellent roots music south of san francisco

Download the source 24/96 master as MQA encoded at the same resolution.

Songs are MQA encoded as FLAC at 24/48. They can be played with sonic improvements on any CD or media player. Hi-res tracks will also be unfolded to their full resolution using an MQA compatible USB DAC.

$19.95 from secure PayPal (use your PayPal account or any credit card)

 

Click for PDF with Lyrics, Photos and Notes

 

David Elias - Rare To Go (MQA)

Rare To Go - MQA 16bit/44.1kHz Download

just try to explain who else this might sound like... it ain't easy. the listening part is the easy part. remastered by the artist from dsd source tracks, this cd was released in 2015. it was then encoded as mqa to provide listeners with the most realistic and natural sounding cd they ever heard. now you can download it and burn your own cd if you like.

Download the studio source 16/44.1kHz master as MQA encoded at the same resolution.

$16.95 from secure PayPal (use your PayPal account or any credit card)

Click to download PDF of Lyrics and Notes

 

David Elias - MQA Artist Content Partner Since 2016

David Elias May 2016 MQA Announcement

MQA Sampler by David Elias - Exclusive on Bandcamp David Elias - Independent Acoustic Try 9 songs at different MQA Studio (Blue Light) Quality..get it here

DSD Conversions to DXD and MQA Encoded by MQA Ltd., UK

 Songs from "Illegal Copy #2", "Live in San Gregorio", "Rare To Go", "Slipper DSD Sessions", "Crossing", "The Window". and an unreleased track "40 Days - Summer skies"

 These studio master recordings from a variety of audio resolution sources including CD Redbook quality tracks, hi-res PCM (24/96), and DSD (2.8mHz, 1-bit converted to DXD 24/352.8). All tracks on the sampler are MQA encoded files at low bit rates (16/44.1, 24/44.1, 24/48), that can be quickly downloaded and played on any audio player with improved CD sound quality. The hi-res tracks upper frequencies are unfolded by a MQA compatible DAC or software player for even further sonic improvements.

David Elias is an MQA Content Partner

Read more about MQA at MQA Ltd.

A simple description of MQA Decoding by Michael Lavorgna at AudioStream

 
Definitive Documents (for your education) written for The Absolute Sound  all appear in a single PDF here:  MQA Revolutionizes Digital Audio...

Read Hugh Robjohns' thorough discussion (Aug. 2016) of MQA technology on SoundOnSound.com
 

Read John Darko's explanation of MQA as a better way of encoding PCM no matter how it gets played back on any equipment...https://darko.audio/2016/06/an-inconvenient-truth-mqa-sounds-better/