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||East Finchley, London, UK
|Forum Post Count:
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||It's a dangerous world. Trust no-one! Music is the only safe place, apart from the rabbit hole.
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
Food. Wine (Burgundy). Languages (French, German). Literature.
|What I do for a living:
||Vicar (Episcopalian Minister).
||AKG Q701 black
Sennheiser HD 650
Sennheiser HD 485
Grado RS1i with red drivers
Bose Triport IE.
|Headphone Amp Inventory
||Lehmann Linear SE
Lovely Cube Premium Headphone amplifier
FiiO E7 Portable Headphone DAC Amplifier. (Now given to son Tom, along with a pair of Sennheiser HD598s).
Computers, including Samsung Series 7 Gaming laptop (I don't game, I listen!) MediaMonkey and Foobar2000.
Creative SB Fatal1ty titanium in desktop.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
Sony NWZ-1060 Android powered Walkman
iPod Classic 120GB.
iPod Nano 8GB.
Audiolab 8000A amp.
Oppo BD-103EU with Russ Andrews PowerKord-300 power cable
Naim Uniti2 (bedroom)
||Russ Andrews cable upgrade for Q701
Russ Andrews cable upgrade for HD 650
Kimber Kable Silver Streak interconnect for Gungnir to Linear SE
Chord ChameleonPlus cable for Audiolab M-DAC to Lyr
Russ Andrews D-60 digital interconnect for Oppo to Gungnir
Russ Andrews Powerkord-300 mains cables for the Oppo 103, Gungnir and Linear SE
Audioquest Cinnamon USB cable for laptop to Gungnir
|Other Audio Equipment
||Quad 44/405 pre-power combination
B&W 802s (first generation)
Thorens TD160 Super with Mission 774 arm
Shure V15-V cartridge
Audiolab 8000-A amp
Sony CDP XE-370 through the following
Audiolab 8000DAC (the partner 8000CDM failed)
Proac Reference 1 loudspeakers
PMC 20.21 speakers (bedroom)
||Classical: Wagner, Mahler, Bruckner, Brahms, Schubert, Shostakovich, Debussy, Stravinsky, Berg, Sibelius, Boulez, Bach, Mozart, Haydn...
||Languages, especially French (very good) and German (very bad), poetry, literature., wine (Burgundy), food.
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Best classical recordings...ever!
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