I had the S8's, and of all the amps that I tried, the Creek 5350SE was the best. Not only does it sound good, its laid out in such a way as to give you a lot of upgrade choices.
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The Creek 5350se that Zd mentions is a good choice although you would probably have to purchase used as it's been discontinued and replaced with the new Evolution line. Another good choice would be the Rogue Sphinx. As far as phono is concerned, both the Creek and Rogue are supposed to have good built-in phono preamps but I would try both before I made up my mind. Just connect your Project to an Aux input on the integrated and switch the cables back and forth until you've decided.
Two great recommendations above. One positive (or negative) regarding the Sphinx is the ability to swap tubes to tailor the sound to your liking. I had the Medusa in my system on demo and it was excellent -- spatially one of the best I've heard -- but a little on the "white wine" side so the ability to swap tubes was a welcomed option. I'll throw in a used Hegel H200 as another option, or if you can stretch and get lucky perhaps an H300. No phono input, but you've already got a phono pre and you'll likely just end up upgrading to another external phono pre down the line anyway. Also noticed an upgraded Ayre AX-7e for sale here in your price range. Haven't heard it but a great company with great products so may be worth a look too, although only 60 Watts and not sure if that's enough for your speaks. I know Zd has experience with Ayre gear so maybe he has thoughts on if that's potentially a good choice. Anyway, best of luck.