In your list - Dynaudio would be my preference by far. You should also look into PMC speakers - like ATC they are very dynamic but are tonally less forward in the mids and could be just what you are looking for.
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I agree DYNAUDIO S5.4's. I am slightly biased for I do own a pair of C1's. Never heard the La Folia but there is no comparision with the vienna's. A little more forward and more dynamic and better/bigger soundstage. Both are non-fatiguing but I personally like the dyn sound much more. A little more detail and speed with the dyn's too.
Excellent price...I replaced S3.4s with S5.4s and love them. I am quite sensitive to the "presence" region frequency band, (~1 kHz-3.5 kHz) and I can not tolerate forward sound here. The dyns are remarkable in the detail retreival, midrange expression, and forgiveness. 4200 is alot of speaker for the money. Go for it!!
"The sound was kinda cold but very resolving".
Were you hearing the electronics? "Very resolving" is, or at least can be, one of the most rewarding aspects of a speaker, so long as it is not just an 'apparent' resolution created by an up-tilted upper mid/high FR as it so often is.
Have you considered other sources and amps?
Newbee: I am not sure man, if I was hearing the electronics or not. I cant audition them with other electronics since this was a private seller and he has already another potential buyer. But I was not that impressed what I was presented with, maybe better electronics would have changed my mind. I will continue my search.
Next speaker is Silverline Audio La Folia
Don't give up too easily on the 5.4's. They will convey whatever signal is sent to them, whether it be warm or analytical and cold. Transparency to the source is one of their best features. Having lived with them happily for three years, my system has grown around these qualities, to a point where it has afforded me long term satisfaction I always thought would elude me in the past, but not any more.
I would try to hear them with different components, if at all possible.
The Tandberg piece does not have the current to drive the 5.4's approprately, this is the reason why they cold but give them enough current and there won't be any issue. The Esotar2 tweeter is incredibly detailed and does not create any listening fatigue but also does not suffer from the break up at high frequency like many soft domes remaining thus distortion free.