|Always on the third
Sunday of the month, unless otherwise noted. Meetings start
at 2 pm.
the meeting date for photos:
30, 2011 - Sjofn Hifi with The Clue Loudspeaker.
21, 2010 - Holistic Audio Arts loudspeakers and Virtue Audio electronics.
26, 2010 - Dan Schmalle (aka Doc Bottlehead) from The Tape Project and Jon Ver Halen of Lowther America featuring Lowther Field Coils and electronics by Pass Labs, Experience Music and First Watt.
18, 2010 - Legacy Audio and it's owner and founder Bill Dudleston, featuring the Whisper HD speaker system.
21, 2010 - Acoustic Technologies LLC Classic Series Loudspeaker with electronics by Ayon, Pass Labs & First Watt.
28, 2009 - David Janszen presents the Janszen Model One Electrostatic Loudspeakers with electronics by Herron Audio, Atma-Sphere and Ayre.
17, 2008 - Jon Ver Halen from Lowther America presented the Lowther Alerion speaker with Pass Labs & First Watt electronics.
20, 2007 - Robert Grost of Cerious Technologies presented the flagship Ceramic Reference Speaker System and their own interconnects, speaker wire, & power cords with electronics by Primare Audio & Bow Technologies
15, 2006 - Bill Stuebe presents his own ELP Laser Turntable along with Audio Physic speakers, Reality cables and electronics by Monarchy, Philips, Pass Labs and Herron Audio.
11, 2005 - Song Kim of Song Audio presented their tube-based SA-1 Preamp, SA-300MB power amp & SA-34SB Cecilia integrated amp with Loth-X Polaris Speakers and Joe Jurzec of Jam'n Audio supplied Daedalus DA-2
loudspeakers and a Stello transport and DAC.
16, 2005 - Adam Decaria & Sean Casey of Zu Cable present the Zu Druid Mk4 & Zu Definition Loudspeakers. Also featured were Atma-Sphere MA-1 & Mk II.3 amps, & MP-3 preamp, a Lessloss DAC 2004, Stello CDT200 transport & a Harmonix Reimyo
CDP-777 CD player.
18, 2005 - John Van Leishout of Van L Speakerworks presented the latest revision of his Quartet speaker system. The sound system included Cary Audio tube amps and preamp, an upsampling CD
player, a custom octal tube line stage, and a Plinius SA-100 amp.
21, 2005 - Meeting at the home of Brian Richardson featuring an
all tube multi-channel SACD Magnepan
system. Brian presented his own White Paper describing in detail all the steps taken
in redoing his room acoustics and remodeling.
17, 2005 - Meeting hosted by Ralph Karsten of Atma-Sphere Music Systems & Brian Walsh of Essential Audio. The audio system included
Atma-Sphere MP-3 tube preamp & MA-1 OTL tube amps,
Atma-Sphere modified Empire 208 turntable with TriPlanar tonearm, G&D Transforms UTP-1 CD transport, Entec Number Cruncher D/A converter & ProAc Response 5 speakers.
20, 2005 - Joshua Bizar from Music Direct presents audiophile recordings and a system consisting of Legacy Victoria LE speakers on Solidsteel
speaker stands, Avid Acutus turntable with a Benz Micro
Ruby 2 cartridge,
mounted on a Shure
SME Series V tonearm,
EAR 834P Deluxe
tube phono stage,
a Marantz DV-9500
universal SACD player,
PS Audio Edge G-2 preamp,
& Edge GCA 100
Gain Cell amplifier & Shunyata Hydra 8
20, 2005 - Robert Schult of Ridge Street Audio Designs presented their Sason Ltd granite loudspeaker & Poiema!! Signature line of cables.
16, 2005 - CAS member Larry Musial presented an audio system consisting of highly modified
industrial Klipsch La Scala loudspeakers, a Bizzy Bee Cayin TA-30 integrated tube amp & TAD-150 remote control tube preamp w/SS phono, Hagerman Cornet tube
phono preamp, & Marantz CD-67SE modded with new analog section by OGRE Systems.
12, 2004 - CAS member Rick Berta demonstrated his own speaker design which he is marketing as the World Audio Jazz Crucible. It is 97db efficient and uses a Lambda
15" bass driver with an ESS Heil Air Motion transducer in a series crossover in a sand-fillable
cylindrical enclosure. Electronics were by Exemplar Audio.
21, 2004 - CAS member Gregg Straley demonstrated a Stan Warren
design pre-production model of a standing bass wave cancelling "subwoofer"
design, that improves perceived bass definition and soundstage imaging at
the listening position. The audio system consisted of Reimer Wind River GS Loudspeakers, Stan Warren Buffered Line Stage, Stan Warren Folded-Cascode
Amp, and Stan Warren modified GCD-750 CD player, as well as Gregg's own cables.
July 25, 2004 - Barbecue and listening session at the home of CAS member Brian Richardson featuring modified Magneplanar MG 1.6's mounted on myestands, the Audiomat Arpege Reference
tube integrated amp, a Stan Warren Philips SACD-1000 modified player, Gregg Straley's cables,
and Magneplanars latest center channel and surround speakers.
20, 2000 - Ron Welborne of Welborne Labs presented the Oris 150 horn speaker
with Lowther drivers, prototype woofer cabinets with
Cabasse drivers, Moondog 2A3
monoblock amps on the horns & Laurel IIx monoblocks on the woofers, Reveille line stage
preamp & control section, & Gatekeeper power conditioners.