Canton Vento 809 DC loudspeaker Associated Equipment
Digital Sources: Krell DVD Standard DVD/CD player; Musical Fidelity X-RayV3 CD player, Polk XRt12 Reference XM satellite radio tuner with Musical Fidelity X-DACV3 D/A processor.
Preamplifiers: Conrad-Johnson ACT2, Krell KAV-280P.
Power Amplifiers: Coda S5, Conrad-Johnson Premier 350, McCormack DNA-500.
Loudspeakers: Sonus Faber Cremona.
Cables: Interconnect: Audience Au24 SE, Shunyata Research Aries, Stereovox Studio HDSE. Speaker: Audience Au24, Shunyata Research Lyra, Stereovox Studio HDLS. AC: Shunyata Research Anaconda.
Accessories: Shunyata Research Hydra> AC power-distribution system; Solid-Tech Rack of Silence equipment stand, Feet of Silence & Discs of Silence equipment supports. Room treatment: newly uncovered tribal rug (we finally cleaned up the dust bunnies); precisely tuned piles of CDs, rendered random by the chaos kitties.—Wes Phillips