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GoldenEar's Sandy Gross Demonstrates New Triton Reference Speakers- Wednesday, August 23rd, 5:30pm - 8pm

GoldenEar Technology is the most award-winning new speaker company in decades, offering high-end performance at an affordable price. We've been a charter GoldenEar dealer since their founding back in 2010.

Join us for this special event as Sandy Gross demonstrates the Triton Reference speakers, his new flagship model in the GoldenEar range. Also on demonstration- our Dolby Atmos home theater system, equipped with a complete setup of GoldenEar speakers.

Our evening with Sandy runs from 5:30pm - 8:00pm; we'll have a session at 6pm, and another at 7pm, with each lasting about 45 minutes. You can chat with Sandy and hear the Atmos system before or after the session you attend. Space is limited- please RSVP via email or call us at 214-360-9520.

GoldenEar Founder and President Sandy Gross, a legend in the audio world and co-founder of three successful speaker brands, joins us to premiere his award-winning new Triton Reference Speakers

Open House with Paul Darwin and Rega Research - Thursday, March 9th 5-8 pm.

Rega has been a mainstay in our product mix since we opened the store over thirty years ago. They continue to deliver some of the best-value affordable audio components, all designed and manufactured in the Rega Research factory in England.

Join us as we welome Paul Darwin from Rega UK. You can find out what's new and coming soon, hear many of their fine products, enjoy a beer with Paul, and maybe even have the chance to hear a new prototype.

Our open house evening runs from 5pm - 8pm and you can stop by any time during the evening. Please RSVP by email or call us at 214-360-9520.

Richard Vandersteen Visits: Open House on Thursday, February 16th, 5pm - 8pm

Vandersteen Audio designs and builds some of the finest speakers in the world, all in his purpose-built facility in California. Join us as we welcome Richard Vandersteen, founder and chief designer, to AudioConcepts. You can meet Richard and learn everything you always wanted to know about Vandersteen Audio and hi-fi in general.

Our open house runs from 5pm-8pm, and we'll have both the Treo CT and Quatro Wood CT available for audition.

Please RSVP by email or call us at 214-360-9520.

Full-Featured Integrated Amps from NAD

NAD has released three new integrated amplifiers that include a wide range of technologies and provide best-in-class performance and value at a range of power and price points. All include a high performance built-in DAC, Bluetooth connectivity for wireless streaming, and a quality MM phono stage, with power output ranging between 50 and 150 watts per channel depending on model.

These are extremely versatile, great-sounding components that will be ideal for many music lovers. On display now, so stop in for a listen. More here.

Wilson Yvette Speakers / D'Agostino Progression Amps / dCS Digital Debut - Wednesday, Nov. 9th 5-8 pm.

Join us as we welcome Peter McGrath of Wilson Audio, Dan D'Agostino of D'Agostino Master Audio Systems, and John Quick from dCS. We'll be debuting the new Wilson Yvette speakers, Dan's new Progression Mono power amps, and introducing the full range of dCS reference digital playback components.

Also available for audition- Wilson's Alexx and Sabrina speakers, and the D'Agostino Momentum electronics. Feel free to stop by any time during our open house evening- Wed., Nov, 9th, from 5 pm - 8 pm. Please RSVP by email or call us at 214-360-9520.

New Tablette 10 from ProAc

The new ProAc Tablette 10 is the tenth generation in the Tablette series originally launched in 1979. The 10 is an all new design, using a thin-walled, heavily damped infinite baffle (sealed) enclosure similar to the original BBC LS3/5a and Linn Kan speakers. This design allows the Tablette 10 to be positioned against the wall, unlike a ported enclosure.

The new Tablette 10 has cutting edge new drive units and a carefully tuned crossover that combined deliver a surprisingly rich bass and an extremely transparent midrange. We're very impressed by this new ProAc model, and recommend it highly for situations where you'd like a small speaker that can actually go in a bookcase and still deliver beautiful sound.

On demonstration now, at $1900 a pair. Read more here.

Audio Research / Sonus faber Open House!
Wednesday, October 26th, 5 - 8 p.m.

Please join us for an entertaining evening listening to Audio Research's latest electronics, the Foundation series, paired with the new Sonus faber Il Cremonese speakers. Trent Suggs from Audio Research and Allan Haggar from Sonus faber will present these products and answer any questions. Refreshments will be served. Feel free to stop by any time during our open house, running from 5:00 - 8:00 pm. RSVPs are appreciated but not required. Hope to see you then!

Audio Research's new Foundation series is forged by the same engineering and design team responsible for the award-winning Reference Series. Models include the LS28 line stage preamp, PH9 phono stage, DAC9 digital to analog converter, and VT80 power amp. All feature fully balanced circuit designs and a clever menu system for configuration, checking tube hours, and more.

Italian speaker maker Sonus faber is justifiably famous for their stunning designs and use of beautiful and luxurious materials. Their newest model, the Il Cremonese, pays homage to that history but takes a bold and innovative step forward in delivering a musical presentation that is more neutral and insightful than any model prior, clearly putting Sonus faber into the ranks of state of the art speaker builders. Il Cremonese is characterized by an innovative cabinet with five sides, a ìRhomboidal diamond designî which optimizes structural solidity. The triple layer cabinet walls are highly braced and damped to get rid of unwanted energy, and all of the drivers, including the two subwoofer units located in their own internal enclosure, are designed in-house. Il Cremonese is a remarkable achievement, a total delight both visually and musically.

We'll also have a Sonus faber Olympica five channel speaker setup in our McIntosh home theater system, paired with the wonderful Sony VW665ES 4K projector. Lots to see and hear- mark your calendar and stop by!

Sony 4K Video Now on Demonstration

We've historically chosen not to offer video products as nothing as stood out from the crowd for some time, but times have changed. Now on display- state of the art video displays from Sony!

We have on display the XBR 850D series flatscreen TVs that start at just $1399, and include 55", 65", 75", and 85" screen sizes, and the higher performance XBR 930D/940D series starting at $1699 with 55", 65", and 75" screen sizes. The new top end Z9D series is coming soon.

In our McIntosh home theater room we have the VW665ES 4K HDR projector ($14,999) set up with a Da-lite Paralax screen. The combination delivers a remarkably life-like picture, even with ambient light in the room, and has deeper blacks and more realistic colors than anything we've seen outside of a top quality movie theater.

If you're interested in a very natural picture with 4K resolution and industry-leading dynamic range and color balance, stop by and see the latest Sony products. You'll see why we've changed our mind about video, and are excited to recommend them.

D'Agostino Master Audio Systems Open House!
Saturday, May 21st, 2pm-6pm

Stop by Saturday May 21st as Bill McKiegan, President of Sales for D'Agostino, joins us to present Dan D'Agostino's latest creations. We'll be playing the newly upgraded Momentum M400 Mono Amps partnered with our Wilson Alexx speakers, and you can also audition the new Momentum Phonostage and new MLife Integrated Amp. The latter is quite extraordinary, combining the performance of the D'Agostino Preamp and Stereo Amp in one attractive piece with a digital music streamer that also supports Airplay and Bluetooth, all controlled by a custom iOS app.

More information on our open house is available in our latest email newsletter, here.

Wilson Audio Alexx Premier Showing

Join us Saturday April 2nd from 2pm-6pm for our premier showing of the all-new Wilson Audio Alexx loudspeakers. We'll be demonstrating them with the recently upgraded D'Agostino Momentum M400 mono power amps and matching preamp. Peter McGrath from Wilson Audio will join us and share some of his latest brilliant recordings.

More information on the new Wilson Alexx here.

Simaudio MOON Neo 380D DAC / Streamer

We're happy to welcome Simaudio to AudioConcepts! One of our favorite models is the MOON 380D streaming DAC, featuring every kind of digital input you'll ever need. The 380D is fully asynchronous and supports DSD files up to DSD256 and PCM files up to 384kHz / 32-bit. There are also wired and wireless network connections for playing local music files, streaming music from the lossless Tidal Music Service, and internet radio. A free iPad app offers easy control. Made in Canada, the 380D sounds terrific! $5500.

More information here.

Wilson Audio XLF Speakers Debut in Dallas!

February 19th, from 5:30pm-8:00 pm.

Join us for the first ever showing in Dallas of the Wilson Audio Alexandria XLF speakers, Wilson's top model and the current state of the art in speaker design.

John Giolas and Peter McGrath from Wilson will join us, as will Dave Gordon from Audio Research. More information in our email newsletter, here.

Rega Elicit-R integrated amp

The Rega Elicit-R integrated is the top model in the Rega range and takes the advancements and design concepts of the Brio-R to new performance heights. The stylish new chassis design includes a preamp with stepped attenuator volume control, 100 watt per channel power amplifier, and of course a high quality phono stage for your Rega or other turntable. $2995.

AMG Viella turntable

The AMG V12 features impressive German build quality and engineering that includes a 50 pound platter and 12" tonearm that minimizes tracking error. State of the art performance from your records, and simple setup and operation. Beautiful as well, the AMG Viella is a must-hear for those looking for the best sound possible from their LP collection. We're currently demonstrating the AMG with a Lyra cartridge, which is a great combination.

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