*** The Home Entertainment 2004 West Show which was scheduled for San Francisco’s Westin-St. Francis Hotel Nov. 4 thru 7 has just been cancelled due to the current hotel strike. ***
Our fifth Hi-Res Drawing features SACDs from Harmonia mundi. A dozen lucky AUDIOPHILE AUDITION readers who Register Here will receive their choice of one of the above three multichannel SACDs: 32 Variations on La Spagna is a Renaissance compositional tour de force often compared to Bach’s Goldberg Variations. Baltic Voices 2 explores the choral music of the Baltic Sea countries, directed by Paul Hillier. Andrew Manze presents the recording premiere of Vivaldi’s Concertos for the Emperor in electrifying performances. Drawings will be made Nov. 1, we’ll announce the winners in Nov., and we won’t sell or share your information. Check back frequently for new material!
39 Hi-Res Reviews (Pt. 1 – Jazz, Pt. 2 – Classical I, Pt. 3 – Classical II)
33 Classical CD Reviews (Pt. 1, Pt. 2)
Component Reviews: Thoroughbass Magellan VIII SU Sub & TBI 200 SU Sub Amp; Focus Enhancements CenterStage-2 Video Scaler; Rotel RSX-1067 Surround Sound Receiver
36 DVD-Video Reviews: (Pt. 1 – 14 Music Videos, Pt. 2 – Features; Pt. 3 – More Features)
15 Jazz CD Reviews (Pt. 1, Pt. 2)
15 Reissue Reviews (Pt. 1, Pt. 2)
Feature of the Month: Sweet Soul Music
Archives; Survey of the Print AV Press; Audio News; Index to All 138 Disc Reviews this month!
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Audio News: SEP. 29; OCT. 6; OCT.13; OCT. 20; OCT. 27: = Electronic Items at Top of Xmas Lists; Dolby Headphone Integrated with DualDisc; Deenon Drops Hi-Res in Entry-Level Players; First Full-Length Feature Film on the Net