The Krell is an incredible amp, but for sheer musicality I'd probably choose the Levinson. I think the Levinson is also a bit more transparent.
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Is it true that the Krell has more bottom end (punchy), faster, and cleaner sound? on the other hand, is the Levinson more like sweeter, slower, and darker sound?
Regarding to Rwwear post, I thought that mono block gives you better isolation and therefore cleaner and better sound compare to 2 channels amp.
If you happened to come to Silicon Valley, you would be able to audition all these gear in the same place! For the money you are spending. It might be worth to fly over here and do so. San Francisco Stereo Plus' Mt. View Store has all these components. I've meant to stop by one of these days to hear how the Nautilus would sound driven by the Krell. I had heard the Nautilus driven by all Levinson reference gears, and it sounded impressive.
I am using a pair of 33H's with the B&W Matrix 800's. I'm about to replace the Matrix 800s with Signature 800's. Considering that the 33H's do a phenomenal job with the Matrix 800's, I can't imagine how they could be anything less than sensational with the Signature 800's. Just be sure you have a dedicated 20 amp circuit for each amplifier.