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Marty Feldmann, The Connoisseur, is the highly sought after consultant who assists businesses and individual clients with the acquisition of the finer things life has to offer. Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to wine country, selecting audio equipment to outfit your home, planning your dream vacation or purchasing your ultimate transportation, Marty is your personal connection to the good life…

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12/3/16

Leftover Turkey? Roasted Poblano Cream Soup with Turkey, of Course…




Turkey casserole…?         Nah…

Turkey pot pie…?             Nah…
What to do, what to do…

Likely a universal truth in these United States at this time of year, we have leftover turkey.  My goal this year was to take those leftovers to a slightly different place.  I wanted to stay away from the usual suspects.  How about something with origins from south of the border? 
Roasted Poblano Cream Soup with Turkey and Potatoes

A big shout out goes to one of my favorites, chef Rick Bayless, for the inspiration on this one…  His book, More Mexican Everyday has a section on converting a roasted poblano rajas into soup.  For some twisted turkey reason, I decided this would be a good marriage.  Read on for my take on this rich and earthy soup…
For the rajas:

·         8 poblano chiles
·         2 white onions, sliced
·         4 garlic cloves
·         1 tsp Mexican oregano
·         Olive oil
Roast the poblanos under the broiler, turning as skin chars.  Remove and steam in a bowl covered with a kitchen towel for 20+ minutes.  Remove skins, stems and seeds and rough chop.  Heat oil in a large sauté pan over medium-high heat.   Add onions and cook 7 – 10 minutes, stirring often.  When nicely browned, add chopped chiles, oregano and chopped garlic.  Stir for 1 -2 minutes and remove from heat.
(the rajas alone is commonly used to top tacos, and it is killer...!)

For the soup:

·         ½ cup corn kernels, fresh or frozen
·         6 cups stock, preferably homemade turkey (chicken works fine)
·         2-3 cups shredded “leftover” turkey
·         3 – 4 Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and cubed
·         ¾ cup heavy cream
·         Salt and pepper to taste
·         Goat cheese and cilantro for garnish
For the corn, add it to the rajas along with the chiles, to heat the kernels through.  Add rajas and corn mixture to a blender along with a cup or two of stock and blend until smooth.  Add to your favorite soup pot along with the remaining stock and bring to a simmer.  Add the turkey and potatoes and cook until potatoes are fork tender.  Stir in heavy cream and season to taste.  Serve topped with a garnish of chopped cilantro and goat cheese.

Cheers…!


Marty Feldmann, The Connoisseur, is the highly sought after consultant who assists businesses and individual clients with the acquisition of the finer things life has to offer.  Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to wine country, selecting audio equipment to outfit your home, planning your dream vacation or purchasing your ultimate transportation, Marty is your personal connection to the good life…
Marty can be contacted at:   916.952.9529    Marty@ConnoisseurCorner.com

11/30/16

Mercedes’ New Hammer: 2017 Mercedes-AMG E63


The horsepower and technology wars continue to rage in the luxury car market.  The latest example comes from Mercedes-Benz’s AMG skunkworks in Affalterbach. 

The engineers at AMG have long been famous for shoehorning high-horsepower engines into the normally staid MB sedans.  Over the years the cars have become less straight line drag-racing hammer and more well-rounded high-performance transportation.  Serious driver's cars!

I spoke of the release of the new E-Class here.  In a not-so-shocking move, AMG has seen to it that the E-Class has an evil twin…!
Armed with a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 pounding out 571 horsepower (612 hp in E63 S trim), the new AMG E is truly a rocket ship.  Add in a 9-speed MCT sports transmission, 4MATIC all-wheel drive, a well-sorted sports suspension and all manner of electronic aids, and you have one luxurious sedan with precipitous levels of handling and performance.

Lest we not forget, the famous Mercedes-Benz luxury and solidity are still accounted for, and now topped off with an extensive list of customization options from the AMG Performance Studio.  You can get to where you are going in a hurry, and look good while doing so.
It all adds up to one fine and extreme car.  We will soon see how well it holds its ground, as the next generation BMW M5 is due to break cover soon.  Stay tuned for a knock-down, drag-out battle of the luxe super-sedans..!

The Mercedes-AMG E63 and E63 S are due in showrooms March of next year, with sales beginning January 16th. 

Marty Feldmann, The Connoisseur, is the highly sought after consultant who assists businesses and individual clients with the acquisition of the finer things life has to offer.  Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to wine country, selecting audio equipment to outfit your home, planning your dream vacation or purchasing your ultimate transportation, Marty is your personal connection to the good life…
Marty can be contacted at:   916.952.9529    Marty@ConnoisseurCorner.com

11/29/16

World's Most Expensive Thanksgiving Dinner...?



I can’t guarantee it is the most expensive, but…

I love Turkey Day, and I love the food that goes with.  So, what to do if you want to go all out?  To travel that extra culinary mile...?

Let’s take a trip to Manhattan, specifically the Meatpacking District and a fixture in the local restaurant scene known as the Old Homestead Steakhouse. 
With outposts in Atlantic City and Sin City, the restaurant has been serving Thanksgiving dinner at this location since… oh… would you believe 1868?  How does $1.50 sound?

Not today…
The 2016 tag has hit a new high for the revered steakhouse at a whopping $50,000...!

Whoa…!
Now that you have picked yourself up off the virtual floor, let me answer the question that is just plain killing you right now.  What do you get for the money…?

In this case, it is not all about the food, but let me start there, cause you gotta eat on Thanksgiving!
The centerpiece for this meal for eight is a 20-lb. free-range, organically raised turkey.  Let’s tack on some sourdough stuffing with imported Japanese Wagyu beef and foie gras, and some mashed spuds with Stilton cheese.  Top all that with turkey gravy infused with some big-buck bourbon.  On the side, you get some green beans w/ham and finally the meal is finished with pumpkin ice cream and a rum-infused eggnog sauce.  The rum in the sauce happened to ring up at $4200 / bottle...!  All of the above ingredients are equally account denting. 

And now for the non-food portion of the program…

·         VIP seating at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
·         A shopping spree at Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman and Henri Bendel
·         50-yard line tickets to a NY Giants game
·         A horse-drawn carriage ride through Central Park
·         One night accommodation at the Waldorf-Astoria
·         A guided tour of New York
·         Use of a stretch-limousine to transport guests between activities

There you have it… Quite possibly the ultimate way to spend your Turkey Day!  Safe to say you can give thanks for this one!
Cheers…




Marty Feldmann, The Connoisseur, is the highly sought after consultant who assists businesses and individual clients with the acquisition of the finer things life has to offer.  Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to wine country, selecting audio equipment to outfit your home, planning your dream vacation or purchasing your ultimate transportation, Marty is your personal connection to the good life…
Marty can be contacted at:   916.952.9529    Marty@ConnoisseurCorner.com

11/17/16

YG Acoustics Sonja XV – The Sound & The Glory




In part 1 of my notes on speaker manufacturer YG Acoustics and their all-out assault on the state-of-the-art speaker, the Sonja XV, I summarized these sonic monoliths, positing if this could be the best audio speaker extant. 

Would you like an answer…?
During my recent visit to RMAF ’16, I managed to squeeze in time for a tour of the nearby YG Acoustics factory, which included 90 minutes of ear-time with the XVs.  Special thanks go to Kerry St. James at YG for arranging the proceedings, Dick Diamond for hosting the tour and listening session, Yoav Geva for the technical briefing and hospitality, and all of the YG Acoustics family.

The factory itself is an amazing assemblage of high-tech equipment including several CNC machines used by YG to build their lineup of speakers.  Nearly all the “bits and pieces” of these high-precision sonic marvels are manufactured in-house.  Impressive…!
Ensconced in a corner of the factory is the purpose-built listening room.  Residing here was the object of my desire…  the Sonja XV!  I will list the associated electronics below, for the curious.  Over the course of the listening session we enjoyed all manner of music, both analog and digital, from large scale classical to small scale jazz, acoustic music…  All bases were covered, sans any Death Metal.  Which, by the way, would have sounded killer on this rig!

A couple of things struck me right off the bat with the Sonja XV system, the first of which was an amazing disappearing act.  The four towers of the XV system can be overwhelming visually, but once the music begins, they utterly disappear from your mind’s eye.  Astonishing!  You expect a good stand-mounted speaker to “disappear”, not this Stonehenge replica.  One could never imagine it unless you experienced it firsthand. 
The second item of note was the best representation of scale that I have ever encountered in an audio system.  The physical scope of all recordings was spot-on, from the recording venue to the artists, whether it be a full-blown orchestra, a small jazz ensemble or a solo vocal. 
As the music continued to play, the superlatives poured from my brain….  Accurate, articulate, subtle, dynamic, cohesive…  There was no audible weakness.  The emotion and artistic intent I need to hear in music was flowing freely. 

Certainly, there are many notable engineering accomplishments in the Sonja XV, but I feel obligated to again shovel credit on the new BilletDome tweeter.  Scan the video here for a closer look at this sonic gem. 
The YG Acoustics Sonja XV.  The sound… was glorious!

Cheers!
 

Equipment as heard:
·         Sonja XV - $265,900 per pair
·         Audionet MAX mono amplifiers - $30,500 per pair
·         Audionet PRE G2 preamplifier - $23,350
·         Audionet PAM G2 phono stage w/EPX power supply - $20,200 set
·         dCS Scarlatti (4 box) digital system - $79,996 when new, now discontinued
·         Kronos Pro with 12” arm and arm boards - $48,000
·         Kronos SCPS-1 optional power supply - $13,500
·         Air Tight Opus 1 cartridge - $15,000

Marty Feldmann, The Connoisseur, is the highly sought after consultant who assists businesses and individual clients with the acquisition of the finer things life has to offer.  Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to wine country, selecting audio equipment to outfit your home, planning your dream vacation or purchasing your ultimate transportation, Marty is your personal connection to the good life…
Marty can be contacted at:   916.952.9529    Marty@ConnoisseurCorner.com

11/14/16

Zil Pasyon – A New Seychelles Beauty


Time for a break…

Time to get away…

Time to find relaxation…
Off we go to the Seychelles.  This 115-island country, off the east coast of Africa, is home to the private island of Félicité.  It is here that you will find Six Senses’ newest resort…

Containing a populous hovering around the 50 mark and housing a coconut plantation until the ‘70s, the archipelago is now the home to the newest resort in the Six Senses chain.  You can get there via helicopter in 20 minutes’ time from the nearest airport, or take a speedboat, should helicopters not be your thing.  Upon arrival you will find 30 pool villas, starting at 1,880 sq. ft. and including all the expected amenities.  The private infinity pools are 215 sq. ft. in size and have a sunken inside bed. 

Can you say “relax”...?
Available accommodations also include larger private residences, with second story master suites and an upstairs pool boasting a plexiglass floor.  And don’t overlook the personal butler service.
Resort Chef Richard Lee oversees six dining and bar venues of varying styles.  Everything from a casual café to the upscale Chef’s Kitchen will suit the current mood.  The resort spa features five couple’s treatment villas placed among the spectacular natural landscape, and features holistic wellness and African inspired treatments.
If you should become antsy, Zil Pasyon offers various activities to keep you occupied as need be.  Watersports, diving, island hoping and various beach activities are available. 
The theme here, however, is a slow pace and soaking in the natural beauty of this amazing place.  Guaranteed to take your breath (and stress) away…

Cheers…!


Marty Feldmann, The Connoisseur, is the highly sought after consultant who assists businesses and individual clients with the acquisition of the finer things life has to offer.  Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to wine country, selecting audio equipment to outfit your home, planning your dream vacation or purchasing your ultimate transportation, Marty is your personal connection to the good life…
Marty can be contacted at:   916.952.9529    Marty@ConnoisseurCorner.com

11/13/16

Roasted Garlic White Chili





Today’s key phrase:  roasted garlic!
Ahhhh…

If I may backtrack a bit.  Fall is in full swing, and in the kitchen, my thoughts turn to soups, stews and chilis.  I was in a chili mood, but wanted to try something a bit different, and maybe a touch lighter.  I targeted a turkey based chili in my search.  Browsing the Interweb and the Feldmann cookbook library led me to the following recipe.  This comes courtesy of the folks at Cuisine at Home, which happens to be a top shelf source for kitchen inspiration.  Be sure to check them out. 
What caught my eye was that roasted garlic…!  A clear path to a scrumptious chili.  I have added a few Feldmann edits, but give it a try and feel free to put your own twist on things.  This is sure to cozy you up on that chilled fall evening…

Ingredients
2  white onions, chopped
2  Tbsp. olive oil
3  Anaheim chilis, roasted and seeded
3  Poblano chilis, roasted and seeded
1  garlic bulb, roasted
2  lbs ground turkey
4  cloves garlic, minced
2  tsp. chili powder
2  tsp. ground cumin
2  tsp. dried oregano (preferably Mexican)
1  tsp. ground coriander
¼  tsp. cayenne pepper
  cup all-purpose flour
8  cups low-sodium chicken broth
3  cans white beans  (navy or cannellini)
½  cup heavy cream
1  lime for juice
Salt and pepper to taste
Pepper Jack cheese to garnish 

Toss onions with the olive oil and roast.  Roast the chiles, then remove the charred skins and seeds.  Chop the peppers.  Roast the garlic.   
Brown the turkey in a large pot.  Add the minced garlic, chili powder, cumin, oregano, coriander, and cayenne.  Cook for 2 minutes.  Stir in flour to coat the turkey. 

Stir in the broth and bring to a simmer.
Puree 1 can of beans and the roasted garlic in a food processor until smooth.  Add the bean mixture to the chili along with the onions and chiles.  Simmer about 30 minutes until it begins to thicken.  Stir in remaining 2 cans of beans, cream and lime juice and heat through.  Season to taste with salt and pepper. 

Serve and top with pepper jack cheese to garnish.
Cheers…!



Marty Feldmann, The Connoisseur, is the highly sought after consultant who assists businesses and individual clients with the acquisition of the finer things life has to offer.  Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to wine country, selecting audio equipment to outfit your home, planning your dream vacation or purchasing your ultimate transportation, Marty is your personal connection to the good life…
Marty can be contacted at:   916.952.9529    Marty@ConnoisseurCorner.com


11/12/16

SVS’s New 16-Ultra Subwoofers – The Monster of Subs

Yep, these things are monsters!  More on that in a bit…

Youngstown Ohio’s SVS has been crafting subwoofers since 1998.  Various models have gained critical acclaim over the years, and deservedly so.  Top shelf engineering, a powerful yet articulate sound and value pricing are all part of the equation.  You are getting excellent “boom” for your buck.

SVS’s best, the Ultra Series, has consisted of three models built around a 13” driver in sealed and ported designs.  While these 13” Ultras are all excellent performers, the tinkerers at SVS couldn’t leave well-enough alone.
Enter the monsters…!

In their quest for the ultimate subwoofer, SVS has now introduced the SB16-Ultra and the PB16-Ultra.  You are looking at a 16” driver controlled by an 8” edge-wound voice coil and powered by 1,500 continuous watts (5,000+ peak) from a hybrid Class D amp mated to MOSFET output devices.  Pile on with built-in DSP processing for digital control and customization, and you get one amazing sounding subwoofer.  Pinpoint accuracy, powerful and lightning quick transients, utter lack of distortion and tremendous amounts of available sonic energy have all been achieved.  Both models will dive well below 20 Hz, so the lowest of lows are faithfully reproduced.
Did you say app..?

Indeed, an app is available for both Apple and Android devices.  The 16-Ultra app lets you dial up adjustments to Phase alignment, polarity, room gain, a parametric EQ and more, and will store custom presets.  Nice…!  And if you happen to be the only person on the planet without a smartphone or tablet, you can use the handy-dandy front control panel. 
At this year’s Rocky Mountain Audio Fest, I was privy to a fine demonstration of the 16-Ultra subs in a full home theater SVS rig.  Despite the obvious limitations of running this system in a hotel room, the sonics were top shelf, and it is easy for me to highly recommend these subs!

Now your choice comes down to sealed (SB) or ported (PB) enclosures.  SVS has a comprehensive comparison at this link, but I will give you a quick synopsis.  If you are dealing with a smaller room, or use your system for both music and movies, I would lean toward the sealed enclosure.  A larger room with more of a movie bias points you to the ported sub. 
MSRP is $1,999.99 for the SB16-Ultra and $2,499.99 for the PB16-Ultra.  The “boom for the buck” stays true to the SVS philosophy.  These subs are over the top in sound quality and capability at their respective price points.  One listen will make you a believer…!

Cheers..!


Marty Feldmann, The Connoisseur, is the highly sought after consultant who assists businesses and individual clients with the acquisition of the finer things life has to offer.  Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to wine country, selecting audio equipment to outfit your home, planning your dream vacation or purchasing your ultimate transportation, Marty is your personal connection to the good life…
Marty can be contacted at:   916.952.9529    Marty@ConnoisseurCorner.com


11/10/16

Mercedes-Benz Does a Pickup Truck? “What the…



…hell is going on out there?”

Pardon my Lombardi reference, but the quote seems rather apropos in regard to the folks at Mercedes-Benz losing their collective minds. 

The reality?  This is all about the bottom line, and securing another slice of the proverbial automotive pie.  After all, there is big money in the pickup truck world…
Big…     money…

Stockholm, Sweden was the locale chosen for the reveal.  Why Europe?  The MB folks are targeting the pickup, likely a 2018 model due in late 2017, for Europe, along with South America, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.  Apparently, the mind-think is that Americans are too loyal to their current truck brands.  The Benz company line is that the pickup may not come to the U.S.A.
It will…   trust me…

What do we know about this odd-ling of the MB lineup?  Currently referred to as the X-Class, the range-topper will be powered by a six-cylinder diesel engine, have all-wheel drive, and tow over 3 tons.  There appear to be two design variants.  One looks to be style and on-road oriented, while the other is directed toward off-road capability, also reflected in the visuals.
Interested?  Mercedes-Benz has been in the truck business for several years, and very successfully so.  I have a strange feeling the X-Class will do quite well.  Let’s see if (when) they bring it here…




Marty Feldmann, The Connoisseur, is the highly sought after consultant who assists businesses and individual clients with the acquisition of the finer things life has to offer.  Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to wine country, selecting audio equipment to outfit your home, planning your dream vacation or purchasing your ultimate transportation, Marty is your personal connection to the good life…

Marty can be contacted at:   916.952.9529    Marty@ConnoisseurCorner.com


11/6/16

RMAF 2016 Recap – Mile-High Music..!




Leading up to this year’s 13th edition of the Rocky Mountain Audio Fest, located at Denver’s Marriot Tech Center, the buzz was...  Construction…
What the…?

Suffice it to say, a rather substantial remodel of the Marriot is in progress, leading to some room issues and, uh, relocations.  But enough of that, as the show ran smoothly regardless.  Now for the subject of today’s tome…
Music…

Or more precisely, the gear that reproduces said melodies.  Companies from the world over were present, showing their audio wares.  Systems covering all price ranges from highly obtainable to unobtainium were present and accounted for.  Digital and analog music sources were everywhere.  The CanJam headphone extravaganza was in full effect.  MQA was present, marketing buzz and all.  There were several product debuts as well.
And now for the bad news…

Circumstances limited me to a truncated day and a half covering a 3-day event with somewhere along the line of 150 exhibits.  But who’s counting, right?  With apologies to all the rooms I was not able to attend, and many more not pictured, here were a few highlights…

Benchmark Media stocked their room with their DAC2 HGC DAC ($1,995) and a pair of AHB-2 mono amplifiers ($5,990/pr) powering a pair of the new Martin Logan Impression 11a electrostatic loudspeakers ($9,995/pr).  The Benchmark electronics did a fine job driving the MLs, with a quick and transparent sound.  Very nice…

The Aluminous Audio room was a pleasant surprise, with the engaging Luke Zitterkopf from Aluminous showing the uniquely engineered Gravitas speaker system ($39,900/pr) matched with Balanced Audio Technology’s VK33SE preamp ($9,995) and VK255SE amp ($8,995).  Power conditioning and cabling was provided by Shunyata Research.  The Mytek Brooklyn DAC ($1,995) and brand new Manhattan II DAC ($5,995) were both on hand, handling the digital conversion chores with aplomb.  Playing some MQA encoded files, the system sounded very clean with excellent soundstaging.  Stay tuned for more on Aluminous Audio in upcoming blogs…



Eileen Gosvig from Hegel Music Systems played their electronics through a pair of typically beautiful Sonus Faber Amati speakers ($19,500) and cabling provided by Nordost.  The highlight of the Hegel gear was their brand new Röst integrated amplifier/DAC ($3,000) and the also new Mohican CD player ($5,000).  The room sounded refined and lovely, and Hegel continues to impress with their product line.


The energetic and informative Brian Zolner from Bricasti Design was debuting their new M12 Dual Mono Source Controller ($15,995) along with their new M15 stereo amplifier ($18,000).  Playing DSD files over ZenSati cabling and beautifully finished Tidal Piano G2 Diacera speakers from Germany ($33,900/pr), the sound managed to be extremely engaging and transparent, despite the extreme challenges presented by the room.  Bricasti gear has always sounded excellent to my ears…


Another electronics manufacturer that I have always connected with is Canada’s Simaudio.  Digital files running through their Evolution 780D DAC ($15,000) into the Evolution 700i integrated amplifier ($14,000) powered a pair of B&W’s new 802 D3 speakers ($22,000/pr).  I have never been drawn to Bowers & Wilkins speakers in the past, but their new D3 series has hit the mark, and combined with the excellent Simaudio gear, the room sounded phenomenal – one of the best at RMAF!


Esoteric was showing off their new F-05 integrated amplifier ($10,000) which displayed excellent dynamics with material sourced from their N-05 Network Audio Player ($6,500) or K-05X SACD Player ($8,000).  Cabling was Audioquest, with Canton’s Reference 3K speakers ($15,600/pr) putting forth the sonic juice…


Lars Kristensen from Raidho Acoustics was grooving in one of the best sounding RMAF rooms with their D4.1 loudspeakers ($110,000/pr) sourcing material from a Nagra CD player through an Aavik Acoustics U-300 integrated amplifier/DAC ($30,000).  The musicality was superb here, with palpable imaging and highs that were simply stunning.

I have always gravitated toward Dynaudio speakers, and was thrilled to see them debuting their newly updated Contour line, which I introduced in my blog here.  The stand-mounted Contour 20 speakers ($5,000/pr) were powered by an Octave V110 SE integrated amplifier ($8,000) with digital tunes from an Aurender N100 server ($2,499) converted by a dCS Debussy DAC ($11,999).  A fellow audiophile seated next to me hit the nail on the head, stating that the Contour 20s “punch way above their weight class!”  Impressive indeed...! 


Revered speaker manufacturer KEF had their new Blade 2 loudspeakers ($25,000/pr) on hand.  Beautiful to look at and to listen to, the Blades were powered by Parasound electronics, including the JC 3+ phono stage ($2,995), JC 2.3 line stage ($4,495) and a pair of the JC 1 mono amplifiers ($9,000/pr).  The turntable was a VPI Prime ($4,000) and cables were provided by Kimber Kable.  Good sound lived here…


One of my favorite rooms was hosted by the effervescent Philip O’Hanlon from On a Higher Note.  Vivid Audio Giya G3 speakers ($40,000) were holding court, fed by a TechDAS Air Force III turntable ($29,750), Graham Elite tonearm ($12,500) and TechDAS TSD TCd01 Ti Cartridge ($15,500) for the analog front end, and a Merging Technologies NADAC Multichannel-8 music server/DAC ($14,000) for the digital side.  Luxman provided the rest of the chain with their EQ-500 tube phone preamp ($7,500), C-900u control amp ($19,900) and M-900u stereo amp ($19,900).  Cabling was supplied by Magnan Audio.  The room was a blast with Philip playing classic Zeppelin and M.J.’s Thriller!  The sound was top shelf…



France’s Devialet showed off their groundbreaking engineering and design work with a pair of systems.  The top system was built around their new Expert 1000 Pro, a dual-chassis integrated amplifier/DAC ($39,990).  These technical marvels powered a pair of Excellent sounding Focal Sopra No2 speakers ($11,000/pr) over AudioQuest cables.  The second system consisted of the wireless and powered Gold Phantom ($2,990/ea) streaming tunes from a laptop.  These speakers are simply unlike anything you have ever seen, and sound amazingly powerful and controlled.  Kudos to Devialet for thinking outside the box…
Stay tuned in the coming weeks for more odds and ends from RMAF 2016.  Congrats to all involved for a job well done.  My ears are happy…!


Cheers!


Marty Feldmann, The Connoisseur, is the highly sought after consultant who assists businesses and individual clients with the acquisition of the finer things life has to offer.  Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to wine country, selecting audio equipment to outfit your home, planning your dream vacation or purchasing your ultimate transportation, Marty is your personal connection to the good life…

Marty can be contacted at:   916.952.9529    Marty@ConnoisseurCorner.com