Author Archives: On a Higher Note

The Three Analog Heads: Listening notes on Stravinsky ‎– L’Histoire Du Soldat (A Soldier’s Tale)

April 27, 2023 Three of us shared friendship and the love of music for decades.  Recently, we have been getting together for our LP music session every week.  We would rotate between our three listening rooms each week and pick something we each want to introduce to the others.  Yesterday, we listened to an original […]

Show Report: Midrange Magic in D.C. at Capital Audio Fest. November 11, 2022 – November 13, 2022

Attending Audio Shows and Dealer Events has been one of the highlights of my work life.  Aside from catching up with people and meeting new friends, I most enjoy the golden opportunity to interact about music. Oftentimes I use these opportunities to gauge listeners’ reactions to the songs that will eventually make it to “Philip’s […]

Graham Audio Center Channel, only available at select audio shows

The most realistic center fill, adding a live music dimension to your listening experience. Featuring “Black Bird” and “Scarborough Fair” by Isabeau Corriveau, Canadian Celtic Harpist accompanied by Midrange Magic system (Graham Audio, Bergmann Audio, Moonriver Audio, Artesania Audio). Learn more about Isabeau Corriveau and her records here:  https://www.isabeaucorriveau.com/

Graham Audio distributor ex demos fleet refresh Sale – call your Graham dealer

We are refreshing our Graham Audio ex-demo fleet to prepare for the new year.   With the support of our authorized dealers, we are announcing the models and finish we have selected for sale to the public at this time. Offered between 20% to 25% off current retail prices with full manufacturers’ warranty, we have LS3 […]

Philip’s Demo XXIII is out!

With great deliberation, 19 songs made it to Philip’s Demo XXIII compilation.  This year, he went through the extra steps to record them once from a Vinyl source, and once from a digital source.  He has yet to sit down with our Board of Music Advisors for a critical listening session between the two but […]

Moonriver Audio brand new 505 Phono Preamplifier first debut in Capital Audio Fest. this weekend (Room 537)

No matter how you spin your record, Moonriver 505 phono preamp is built with you in mind. The Moonriver 505 phono stage features four inputs for all your turntables.  It supports every possible adjustment with dedicated knobs and switches to perfectly match your precious MC or MM cartridges.  It also saves your setting for individual […]