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Great classical pianists
These days, I listen to Josep Colom a lot, I think he's great. But in general for me too, it's Glenn Gould who first comes into mind among the many others. I tend to be forgiving with respect to the idiosyncrasies of geniuses like him (like his si... 
Looking for good recordings of female vocals I have not yet tried...
Give a listen (or more) to Susanne Sundfør's wonderful album Music for People in Trouble. Not only she's got a beautiful voice, the lyrics is also something else (plus, from an audiophile perspective, you'll enjoy all the ambient noises). It's bee... 
Hook-up Wire: Duelund DCA16GA vs Neotech STDCT-16 vs Cardas 15.5 AWG
Hi @lemonhaze, thanks very much for your helpful answers, and sorry fow my late reply. I've ordered some parts, and will report back with the results when I have installed them. In the meantime, regarding point 4: it did not occur to me that I cou... 
Still happily using vintage gear?
The system I use is mostly composed of vintage gear, or of cables that are inspired by vintage technology. Analog front end: Linn Axis TT with Linn K9 cartridge;Digital front end: Philips CD transport & Muical Fidelity Digilog DAC (from 1987, ... 
Hook-up Wire: Duelund DCA16GA vs Neotech STDCT-16 vs Cardas 15.5 AWG
Dear All, Thank you for your contributions to this very interesting thread. I’ve been experimenting with tinned copper cables too, mostly with the usual suspects (Duelund 16GA, Belden 9497 for speakers and 8402 for IC), but I'm still at the begin...