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Features for SEPTEMBER 2002:
(Use our Search Engine to find past reviews - such as the hundreds of SACD and DVD-A releases we have covered during the past year!; also see our Archives section!)
Weekly Audio News (See Index for previous weeks): AUG 28; SEPT 4; SEPT 11; SEPT 18; SEPT 25 - Latest on the "Copyright Crisis;" New Air-To-Web Broadcast Technology; Unexpected Statistic
Hi-Res Reviews (DVD-Audio, SACD & DTS) Classical/Jazz/Pop = Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 (31 total)
Equipment Reviews: Studio Experience Cinema 17 SFXGA DLP Video Projector; Bel Canto DAC2 24/192 Upsampling D-to-A Convertor; Kenwood Sovereign Entré Media Player; Index to Reviews
XRCD Reviews (6)
Soundtrack CD Reviews (14)
The Uri Caine Ensemble - Mahler in Toblach - Special feature
Classical CD Reviews. Pt. 1 & Pt. 2 (29 total)
Jazz Reviews (10)
Reissue Classical CDs, Pt. 1 & Pt. 2 (15 total)
DVD-Video Reviews, Pt. 1 & Pt. 2 & Pt. 3 (22 total)
Survey of the Audio and Home Theater Print Press - September
Best Classical and Jazz CDs of 2001 List (88 total) - staff
Audio Interviews (in MP3) with leaders in audio and home theater: David Kawakami (Sony SACD); Kevin Halverson (Muse Electronics); Siegfried Linkwitz (Audio Artistry); Michael Bishop (Telarc) - c. 7 min. each
Welcome to the 46th issue of the web magazine for audio, music and home theater - transitioned from the former national radio program AUDIOPHILE AUDITION, which was heard for over 13 years on stations coast to coast. We are dedicated to your auditional wellbeing. We continue our extensive hi-res-format reviews with 31 reviews of multichannel DVD-Audio, multichannel and stereo SACDs and even DTS-only music DVDs. Components covered are the Studio Experience DLP Projector, Bel Canto DAC2, and Kenwood Sovereign Entre Media Player. Our in-depth coverage of all types of optical discs comes to 127 reviews for this issue- more than any other web audio publication! The Survey of the Print Audio and HT Press and our Audio Interviews continue. And you have the opportunity to share your thoughts and questions with other audiophiles via our association with the SoundReproduction.com High End Audio Resource:
AUDIOPHILE AUDITION has joined together with SOUNDREPRODUCTION.COM to provide a high-end interactive Net resource for audio information. The new site offers discussion forums on any audio topic but also specifically on SACD, Home Theater, Home Recording, Speakers, Tubes vs. Solid State, Vibration Isolation and more. Also Technical Resources, Equipment Reviews, Featured Audiophiles and Audio Links. We invite our readers to participate in the free discussion forums.
STAFF WRITERS: Dalia Geffen, Tom Gibbs, Calvin Harding Jr., Clay Swartz, Bob Moon, Alex Morin, Brian Bloom, Gary Lemco, John Henry, Peter Bates, John Sunier.
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