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The Kondo Kagura from Audio Note Corporation of Japan
For NYAS 2013, chief designer Mr. Ashizawawho, at the time of Mr. Kondo's passing, was already company Presidentwas in attendance, showing off an all-Kondo system, alongside their forthcoming flagship, the Kagura mono amplifier (price TBD), on static display. (Sadly, the other amp in the pair was delayed at customs.) The beautiful Kagura uses a pair of 211 transmitting tubes in parallel single-ended configuration, delivering 55Wpc.