19Nov2018

KJ West One - C7ES-3 40th Anniversary loudspeaker release evening review by Harry

"Hello Harbeth fans! It's Alan Shaw, the designer of the Compact7-ES3 Anniversary speaker. What a great evening my colleague Harry and I had at the launch evening in London. ...

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18Sep2018

Harbeth loudspeakers 'In your words' featuring Rico Van Rosengarten

First of all this is my hifi loudspeaker set up and it contains the following components:Harbeth M30.2 40th Anniversary loudspeakers standing on Atacama SLI stands, connected with Tellurium Q black 2 cables to the PrimaLuna Dialogue premium integrated amp with the KT120 tubes Marantz sa11s3 sacd player/DAC. Interlink is also from Tellurium Q ''the ultra black'' and a Bluesound Node 2 streamer that is connected with a Reference Audio 40 dig coax to the DAC from Marantz SA-11S3. ...

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12Sep2018

Harbeth Loudspeaker 'In your words' featuring Chris

My hifi equipment has an analogue source as well as a digital one. I still have many loudspeakers left for which I have a turntable, a Thorens TD 147 Jubilee, which has a TP16 tone arm and a Shure V15 Mark V, as well as a Revox B77 15/7'5 IPS for which I various home made recordings. My amplifier is a Yamaha AS201 which I got becuase it had 100 watts per channel, enough for Harbeths. The CD player is a Yamaha CDS 300 and the tuner a Yamaha TD 500, which broadcasts Radio 3 perfectly in digital mode. ...

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05Sep2018

Harbeth loudspeaker 'In Your Words' featuring Zach Maggio

When I began building an audio system some years back, I knew what I wanted, but didn't know exactly how to find it. I wanted loudspeakers that were natural, non-fatiguing, and most of all faithful to the source material in a way that made recordings come 'alive'. ...

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30Aug2018

Harbeth loudspeaker 'In Your Words' featuring Paolo

My Harbeth experience started the day I walked into Son Ideal Hi-Fi store in Montreal, and I met Claude and Robert (who would eventually become a close and personal friend). I was looking for a new pair of speakers, so they asked about my room, musical tastes, listening habits and sources. Then, they showed me the P3ESR. Within the first notes of the Muddy Waters record, I was mesmerized by the tone and liquid midrange of these little guys! ...

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16Aug2018

Harbeth loudspeaker 'In Your Words' featuring Tom Mallin

I first learned of Harbeth back in the late 1990s when the line's virtues were being trumpteted almost single-handedly in North America by Dr.Robert E.Greene (REG) writing in The Absolute Sound. I had long admired REG's equipment reviews, increasingly finding his assessments of loudspeaker virtues and vices well-aligned with my own. ...

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09Aug2018

Harbeth loudspeaker 'In Your Words' featuring Steve Paines

In your words feature from Harbeth owner, Steve Paines:

I first heard about Harbeth from the November 2007 edition of Hi Fi News. They ran a feature on the history of Harbeth. The article covered the company’s history including the loudspeaker cone research project which resulted in the creation of Radial cone material. I always thought a custom designed and manufactured driver cone was a good idea and always held the project in the back of my mind. ...

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