Music Matters 2013 held May 23rd 2013
Our recent events have been devoted to a single subject. Music Matters is held once a year. The focus is on music reproduction in general. Our four presenters talked about their products but the emphasis was on what it takes to really enjoy music in your home.
Check out what new possibilities there are to bring great music into your home effortlessly in a way that will really engage you. You don’t have to be a technology enthusiast or hobbyist to enjoy music brought into your home by The Sound Environment. Just relax and enjoy the music!
Topics covered included: how to extract the best performance from music downloaded to and stored on your computer or other digital storage devices (external hard drives, NAS drives); Demonstrations of music servers and players; how to copy your analogue material (records, tapes) to digital storage.
Geoff Poor from Balanced Audio Technology showed new amplifiers and preamplifiers from BAT. These include the new REX II and VK-33SE preamplifiers. We will also have the new VK255SE solid state and VK55SE tube power amplifiers.
Barnaby Fry representing Naim, Rega and Quadraspire showed several new products from Naim including Music Servers and Players and present our new all Rega system.
Brad O’Toole from Transparent Cable presented the entire Transparent line of Cables and Power Conditioners. Brad answered questions on Transparent design philosophy and amazing upgrade program. He demonstrated Transparent’s new USB cables, esential for the best transmission of digital signal from our computer to DAC.
Brian Tucker represents Aragon amplifiers, Audio Physic speakers, M2 TECH, Playback Designs, Funk Turntables and Tonearms and Acoustic Signature Turntables. Brian answered questions on these lines. Brian demonstrated new amplifiers from Aragon, new speakers from Audio Physic and the new M2TECH Joplin which converts any analog signal to digital. The Joplin allows you to make digital copies of your analog tapes and records.
Let us design a system just for you. That leads to best value for your investment. Finally we will install it with special emphasis on speaker placement, an absolutely critical element to achieve best results.