Music&Audio 音

“Without music, life would be a mistake.”  ― Friedrich Nietzsche

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What music do I listen to?

My music consumption covers a broad spectrum, from rock/pop to classical.

For Classical,

Almost all era, from 16th to 21st century. I like works from baroque period as well as symphonies from any periods. Bach family, Handel, Lully, Couperin, Rameau, Telemann, Vivaldi, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Berlioz, Brahms, Debussy, Elgar, Mahler, Rachmaninov, Ravel, Schumann, Tchaikovsky, Chen Qigang, James Macmilan, Arvo Part, etc. This list could go on and on…

For Pop/Rock

George Michael, Sting, U2, The Verve, Bjork, Micheal Bolton, Micheal Jackson, Depeche Mode, Oasis, Blur, The Cure, The Carpenters, Dream Theater, Cocteau twins,窦唯, 张楚, 郑钧, 许巍, 汪锋, 黑豹, 唐朝, 清醒, 王菲, 周杰伦, 曹芳, 惘闻,哪吒,Hello Nico

Jazz: From Frank Sinatra, Diana Krall, Ono Lisa, Jeff Lorber to ambient Jazz in general

How do I listen to music

Regular live concerts

+ 2000+ CDs/SACDs/DVD-Audio/Blu-rays
+ Online Streaming subscription
+ FM radio
+ Play myself or with friends.

Main System Setup

Yamaha BD-A1010 + Raspberry Pi SPDIF Streamer
Denon AVR-X3600H
Emotiva XPA-3 Gen 2
Front: Dynaudio Gemini (Esotec tweeter and 2x15W-75 + Murphyblaster Crossover)
Center: Dynaudio Gemini (Esotec tweeter and 2x15W-75 + stock Crossover)
Surround: Dynaudio Contour 1.1 SE
Subwoofer: Dynaudio BM9S II

Headphone Setup

Pioneer Elite D9 SACD Player / Raspberry Pi SPDIF Streamer
Monolith THX Desktop Headphone Amp + DAC+ Sennheiser HD800 SDR

Raspberry Pi SPDIF Streamer + iFi iDSD Micro Black Label + Sennheiser HD600

Creative SXFi Amp

Sony WH-1000XM3
SennheiserHD433/HD239
Creative Aurvana Trio
Creative Aurvana Air
Creative Aurvana In-Ear 3
Creative EP-3NC

Retired/Sold

Philips CD-931
Philips CD-951
Panasonic CT570
Sony DEJ915
Yamaha RX-V2700
Dynaudio Audience 52
Dynaudio Audience 42
Dynaudio Audience 42C
ARCAM FMJ AVR360

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