July 2022

Note that the last TWO ZOOM meetings, are posted on our YouTube channel here:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5B5vIQjWwm4CnsQBrgy2IA

JULY MEETING NOTICE !

A Live in-house Presentation with Demonstrations

Date: Saturday, July 30, 2022  2:00 PM

Place: Lexington Community Center
39 Marrett Road
Lexington, MA 02421, Phone 781-698-4800

FEATURED GUEST: Leonid (Leo) Ayzenshtat, Founder of Orchard Audio LLC, New Jersey

TOPIC: Orchard Audio (Leo’s) Design Philosophy and Products

At Orchard Audio, we believe that listening should be an experience. With a range of expertly designed, high-performance DACs, streamers, and amplifiers, we’re helping you elevate the sound in your home theater, listening room, or recording studio. As passionate music lovers, we know how important your music is to you — that’s why each of our products is handcrafted in the U.S. with you in mind.

Leo will feature the following items:

2 x Starkrimson® Mono – 150W GaN Monoblock Amplifier
1 x Starkrimson® Stereo Ultra – 500Wpc GaN Stereo Amplifier

1 x PecanPi® Streamer – Hi-Fi networked streamer, DAC and headphone amp

According to Leo, "… anyone can notice the difference in quality, but not everyone will appreciate it. We design our products for those who appreciate excellence in their listening experience."

The BAS will provide for Leo’s presentation a projector, screen, and high-quality loud speakers. Participates are also welcome to bring their favorite headphones to try with the PecanPi

This live meeting will ALSO be a ZOOM meeting:

Ken Schwarz is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Time: Sunday July 30, 2022, 2PM Eastern until... (SUGGEST 1:45 PM ) 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89414786087?pwd=aG8wMFFKaXZuejR3TEJQOThISkhrUT09

Meeting ID: 894 1478 6087

Passcode: 989644

If you are using a computer and this is your first time with Zoom, please give yourself at least 15-20 minutes prior to the meeting to set things up: click on the link and download the Zoom software, HERE: https://zoom.us/download

You can use your computer’s audio if you have a headset attached, or you can dial-in for audio. If you have a smart phone or tablet and a good internet connection, then you should install the Zoom app for your device and connect using it.

A HINT: IF you are using your phone on WiFi TURN ON THE AIRPLANE MODE. This will force you to stay on WiFi and have a cleaner connection.

Driving Directions from Boston:

Lexington Community Center
39 Marrett Road
Lexington, MA 02421,
Phone 781-698-4800

Take I-93 N to MA-16 W / Mystic Valley Pkwy in Medford.

Take exit 31 from I-93 N. Get on MA-2W.

Take Exit 131 and bear right onto Pleasant St , go .9 miles..

At the stoplight turn left onto Mass Av and after 1/2 mile turn left at the stoplight onto Marrett Rd. It is immediately on your right.

From the West

Take Rte 2 to Lexington, exit 130, Pleasant St.

Follow Pleasant St to end (.9 miles). At the stop sign turn left onto Mass Av and after 1/2 mile turn left on Marrett Rd. It is on your right

The entrance to the Center is from Marrett Rd, and is shared with the National Heritage Museum & Scottish Rite/Masons Center.

Drive past the Masons Center and up the hill.

The Community Center is at the top, a big brick building.

There is ample convenient free parking just below or behind the building. There are a few spaces at the front entrance. There is only one center entrance.

MASKS ARE REQUIRED

 

 

The Boston Audio Society
PO BOX 260211
Boston MA 02126

problems? email Barry: webmaster@bostonaudiosociety.org

updated 7/17/22