I first talked about Acoustique Quality, the speaker manufacturer based in the Czech Republic, back during our AXPONA 2019 coverage. I mentioned Karel Svoboda, AQ’s designer, along with my friend Boris Meltsner, and how we had made plans to meet at High End 2019 and go out for some absinthe one night. I know, that sounded like a horrible idea, and we didn’t partake in Munich. (The grappa that we eventually did drink probably wasn’t a great idea, either.) At High End 2019 I happened upon the Acoustique Quality booth in one of the main halls, and I immediately saw Karel talking to show attendees.… Read the full article
For the Love of Opera
by Dick Tan
Introduced at the recent KL International AV Show 2018 Opera’s Quinta SE (Special Edition) speaker system is part of the Company’s Classica range and is an improved version of the original Quinta first introduced in 2011.
Essentially a three-way system the Quinta SE feature two 7” custom made woofers manufactured especially for Opera by highly regarded speaker drive unit manufacturer Scanspeak.… Read the full article