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The 2017 Society Calendar

Our 24th Year Serving LA and OC Audiophiles.  Over 2100 members!  WORLD'S LARGEST!

  • July: Saturday, July 22nd, 2-5 PM: The Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly meeting at The Audio Salon in Santa Monica.(2525 Michigan Avenue, Gallery F1).  Maier Shadi will demonstrate top-of-the-line equipment in a space custom designed to maximize your musical (and visual) enjoyment.  The fantastic presenters will be Peter Madnick of Audio Alchemy and Andrew Jones of ElacEastwind Import will be on hand to offer personally selected vinyl and CDs for sale.  A raffle is planned and an extraordinary lunch will be served.  Parking is free.  Guests, visitors and new members are invited.
     
  • August: Sunday, August 20, 2-5 PM: The Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly Event at The Source Audio/Video Design Group in Torrance (3035 Kashiwa St, Torrance, CA 90505),

    Our hosts, Steven and Jason Lord, will demonstrate top-of-the-line equipment in spaces custom designed to showcase both the sonic and visual arts.  This meeting will highlight McIntosh with the biggest presentation in California by their number 1 U.S. dealer.

    Also listen to MBL, Boulder, Dan D'Agostino, Vienna Acoustics, Meridian, Moon, Wadia, Pearl Evolution, Marantz, Denon, Sonus Faber, Linn, Totem Acoustics, and other fine examples of high-end equipment that will allow those attending to make comparisons and/or just enjoy the music.

    Presenters will discuss the future of both electronics and wire:

    Ray Kimber rather than attending as a member will be discussing current and future wire technology.

    Ron Cornelius product specialist from McIntosh will be discussing new and future directions in the industry.

    A special treat, Charlie Randall, CEO of The McIntosh Group and President of McIntosh, will be discussing the future of the industry we love so much.

    Eastwind Imports will be on hand to offer personally selected Vinyl and CDs for sale. A raffle is planned and an extraordinary lunch will be served. Free parking is nearby. Guests, visitors and new members are invited.

  • September: Sunday, September 17, 2-5 pm: The Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly meeting at Shelley's Stereo & Video in Woodland Hills (22102 Clarendon Street, Woodland Hills, CA 91367).  Our host, Alon Moscovitch and staff will be available to discuss Magnepan, Vienna Acoustics, Grado, Audeze, Woo Audio, Kimber Kable, Transparent, Shunyata and other fine products.  Attendees are in for a real treat.  And, as if that is not enough, Shelley’s will also introduce and discuss the world of Linn Audio.  Most members are familiar with their world-famous LP-12 turntable for analog music which will be on hand.  At this meeting Alon and staff will also show off Linn’s amazing line of digital network players and Internet streamers.  Everyone will truly be amazed at what can be done with a CD today to digitize it and play it through a Linn player, extracting every bit of music that was meant to be heard.  For those who enjoy home theater, Steinway Lyngdorf's Dolby Atmos system will also be on display.  Eastwind Imports will be on hand to offer carefully selected vinyl and CDs for sale.  A raffle is planned and a fabulous lunch will be served.  Parking is free.  Guests, visitors and new members are invited.
     
  • October: Sunday, October 15th, 2 - 5 PM: Weinhart Design, Bel Air

  • November: Saturday, November 18th, 1 - 5 PM: Sunny's Components, Covina

  • December: Please save the date!

    Sunday, December 3
    rd , 11 AM - 3:30 PM!

    Incredible Gala and Awards Ceremony!

    Honoring John Grado, President of
    Grado Labs, with the Founder's Award, our Highest Honor!  The Award to be presented by both Michael Fremer, Stereophile Magazine, and Owen Kwon, President of Astell&Kern.  They will recognize John Grado's contributions to both phono cartridges and headphones!  The Society’s Board of Directors awards the Founder’s Award annually to those professionals in the high end who continue to advance fine musical reproduction in the home and distinguish themselves as the best in their profession.  Enjoy renowned Gala Raffle!!  Lavish Holiday NY Strip Buffet!  Tickets go on sale Oct. 1, 2017.  Members, Guests, and visitors most welcome.

The 2018 Society Calendar

  • January: Sunday, January 14th, 1-4 PM: Manley Laboratories, Chino

For any information or questions about the Society, just Email me personally at boblevi.laocas@gmail.com or call me at (714)281-5850..