You've picked some great ones! Include the Coincident Triumph TRS monitor with upgraded internal wiring, crossover and tweeter. Good luck.
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I've owned the audio refinement numerous times. I still love it. I had it paired with some B&W CDM 1NT's with some great success. If you can afford to jump up to the N805's, I would go that route. The s N805's will be even better when you can afford to go with better electronics. But I'lll bet the ARC will be a great match...
I agree about the Soliloquy 5.0's, those are the speakers I had with the Audio Refinement Complete before I got the ProAc 1s's. They do have a sweet sound that's very forgiving with a wide range of music and recording quality and are an amazing bargain at the current price.
I recommended the ProAcs rather than the Soliloquys because of Nirvap's desire for an energetic speaker. Both the ProAcs and the Soliloquys are wonderful, well-built speakers but, in my experience with the two, the ProAcs are much more lively and dynamic.
Sfar and I have "conversed" before about the 5.0's. I have not heard the ProAcs, but I can tell you that the way I have the 5.0's set up its hard to imagine more low level liveliness than I'm experiencing in my room. I returned the Soliloquy custom stands because they just killed the dynamics. My favorite setup so far is Lovan Caliber stands filled with a small steel shot and sand mix with the speakers sitting on cork. With that combination I hear everything on the recording, especially extreme bass definition that was always buried. I'm constantly amazed. Try the 5.0's in your listening room if you can...
One small bit of information regarding the GMA Europas. They are about to be replaced by an ugraded monitor. GMA is replacing the tweeter and upgrading the crossover components. It will be more expensive than the current Europa model because of the increased cost of parts, but they will probably fall in line with your budget. I would get in touch with Roy to find out when the Europa replacements will be ready for new orders. Roy Johnson is a great guy and you'll enjoy talking to him.
PS - I'm not a dealer, nor do I have any financial interest whatsoever in GMA.
I'm about to buy an Audio Refinement Complete to use with my Europas. Bought used Europas without being able to audition them (nearest dealer is hundreds of miles away). Can't say enough about the speakers, they are not fully broken in, but they are great at both high, and more important for me, at low volume. You will hear it over and over again, and it is true- these speakers are as good as any for under $3000. Perhaps they are better than those over $3000 but I haven't listened to anything at that price level. You can't go wrong with Europas and if you buy them used and you don't like them there are a lot of people who will be happy to buy them from you at what you pay-