Schedule

10:00 AM                   Show Opens

10:00-11:30 AM        Room 554: First East Coast Consumer Show Demonstration of the R3s

11:45-2:30 PM          Room 554:  First East Coast Consumer Show Demonstration of the R5s

12:00 – 12:45 PM      Washington Theater: Charles Kirmuss, Kirmuss Aduio – Vinyl cleaning and preservation

2:00 – 6:00 PM          Hotel Lobby: Local Distillery Tastings

2:45-4:45 PM            Room 554:  Ref 1s

3:00  PM                    Washington Theater: Shayne Tenace, Tenacious Sound and David Solomon, Qobuz – “Who’s in Control? How modern technology can make music social again”

4:00 PM                     Washington Theater: Michal Jurewicz, Mytek Digital – “Mastering and production of MQA and DSD high res files – the view from backstage” 

5:00-6:00 PM             Room 554:  Unveiling of KEF’s newest speaker

6:00 PM                      Show Closes

6:00-8:00 PM             Hotel Bar: Jazz Quartet Ambassadeurs de Jazz

10:00 AM                   Show Opens

10:00-11:30 AM        Room 554: Ref 1s

10:15-11:00 AM        Washington Theater:  Greg Viggiano, DC HiFi Group – “Best Practices for Cleaning Vinyl Records”

11:00-12:15 PM       Washington Theater: Mat & Harry Weisfeld, VPI – “Turntable & tonearm set up, cartridge mounting, VTF, VTA, Azimuth, and more”

11:45-1:30 PM          Room 554:  First East Coast Consumer Show Demonstration of the R3s

1:00-2:00 PM            Washington theater: Rob Robinson, Channel D – “What is a ‘Current Mode’ Phono preamplifier? Understanding phono cartridge electrical specification”

1:45-3:00 PM            Room 554: Unveiling of KEF’s newest speaker

2:00-3:30 PM           Washington Theater:  “Virtues of Vintage” – Art Dudley moderates a panel discussion with experts: Lenny Florentine of Just Audio, Early Bender of HiFiTown.com, Joe Roberts of Sound Practices Magazine, and Blackie Pagano

2:00-6:00 PM            Hotel Lobby: Local Distillery Tastings

3:15-6:00 PM            Room 554: First East Coast Consumer Demonstration of the R5s

4:00-5:00 PM       Washington Theater – “Talking Heads: Start Making Sense of Hi-Fi’s Past, Present & Future” One-on-one discussion between David Blumenstein of Dagogo and Eric Franklin Shook of Part-Time Audiophile

6:00 PM                     Show Closes

6:00-8:00 PM             Hotel Bar: Jazz Trio – “See No Evil”

8:00-10:00 PM           Washington Theater: Jazz Trio, Hazelrigg Brothers – “Songs We Like”

10:00 AM                 Show Opens

10:00-11:30 AM      Room 554:  First East Coast Consumer Show Demonstration of the R3s

11:00-11:45 AM       Washington Theater:  Kirmuss Audio – “Vinyl Cleaning, Restoration and Preservation”

11:45-2:45 PM        Room 554: First East Coast Consumer Show Demonstration of the R5s

1:00-2:00 PM       Washington Theater: Matthew Barton, Library of Congress – “tour de Formats: How do you play this stuff?”

3:00-4:00 PM           Room 554:  Unveiling of KEF’s newest speaker

4:00 PM                    Close