31 is Damage assessment after landing.
36 and 40 sound like variants of some medal award, but I haven't heard either before.
36 sounds a little like the Silver Star award, while 40 reminds a little of the Bronze Star award. I might be confusing the two, but neither actually appear in any of...
Err... not quite.
I have no idea how those high quality stereo recordings got circulated into public domain, but I'm certain none of them were extracted from the game itself.
Someone must've managed to acquire them from George Oldziey's personal files or from Origin somehow.
both answers are correct. The main reason Roland 'crippled' the VSC is it's tremendous demand of resources. Today's computers could probably handle it without a problem, but back when it just came out, it used 90% of the PC's resources and still fell short of it's hardware equivalent.
I can record it if you want, but it'll have to wait till next weekend since I'm not at home this week. It's a shame I didn't see this post yesterday.
As for the virtual SC, well... I can't really recommend it, since it's not much better IMO than the Microsoft GS synth. Some of the instruments...