Program Outline – HiFi
Bowers & Wilkins 800 Diamond D3 – Ulf Soldan
On the 7th of November our HiFi Gallery will become full B&W territory. We‘re excited for this friendly invasion by Ulf Soldan because he will have the brand new Bowers & Wilkins 800 Diamond D3 Series and all information on the refurbished high-end loudspeakers as well. Do not miss this one!
Important Information: Ulf Soldan will give a presentation on Saturday afternoon hourly, on the hour from 1pm until 3pm. At 5pm, there will then be a shortened version of the presentation as part of the Lange Nacht der Ohren 2015.
Anniversary Workshop – Matthias Böde (Jubiläums-Workshop)
Also unmissable: the anniversary workshop of HiFi veteran Matthias Böde who first gave a HiFi workshop with us 20 years ago and this year will be approaching the topic of sound optimisation from different angles.
Important Information: Matthias Böde will be with us on Saturday from 10am in the morning, holding one-hour lectures, to which you are of course welcome. From 5pm is then a shortened version of the program at the Long Night of the ears to see and hear.
Naim / Streaming – Olaf Steinert
Furthermore this year we are again welcoming Olaf Steinert of Music Line which leads through the portfolio of British hard hitting Naim and with the recently released integrating of the streaming service Tidal and what that means in terms of the advanced streaming potential of Naim systems.
Audioquest (Digital-) cables and accessories – Richard Drees
Since we have yet to be totally without need of the ever-present cable, the wireless technology (which still has a while to go), we are pleased to have some experts in the house at the Lange Nacht der Ohren with Richard Drees of AudioQuest. Like in recent years, the tonal qualities of digital cables will be the focus of the workshop.
Audio Trade / Ortofon – Turntable comparison with Armin Kern
For lovers of analog sound sources we have also something in the program. Armin core of Audio Trade will bring the “black gold” with a series of Ortofon the blades, thus making the sound coordination of different systems into place.
Headphones, Headphone Amplifiers and Mobile Players – Our Headphone Team
In our headphone studio you have the option to familiarize yourself with our extensive range of in-, on- and over-ear headphones and a variety of headphone amplifiers and high-end players. Particular focus will be the exclusive sneak preview of the brand new FIIO X7 player and magnetostats Audeze LCD 4 and HiFiMAN HE-1000.
Streaming / MultiRoom / HiFi Add Ons – Our HiFi-Team
Of course, as always, a large part of our HiFi teams be present during the Long Night of the ear and not only answer all your questions, but introduce some selected systems, as well as our streaming and multiroom favorites Sonos, HEOS and Blue Sound
Programmpunkte – Heimkino & TV
Jazz in Cinema – Raphael Vogt
Our large high-end cinema in the backyard is utlised this year by AV Consultant Raphael Vogt. There will be excerpts of various jazz concerts to listen to with their atmosphere able to develop totally unhindered in this setting.
Important Information: Ahead of the Lange Nacht der Ohren its possible to have your projector calibrated by Raphael Vogt with us. For more information read on here.
Home Cinema Trends – Our Home Cinema Team
In our other home cinema rooms is all about the current trends in the industry. Naturally the relevant topic 3D sound (Dolby Atmos, Auro 3D) is also of interest, but also on the latest developments in projectors and AV receivers, you can check out on the evening.
TV-Highlights,Soundbars and Musical Furnishings – Our TV-Team
Our TV studios will of course be open again at the Lange Nacht der Ohren. In addition to the TV highlights from 2015, there are High-End Soundbars as practical and space-saving alternatives to the surround system and smart furniture solutions to discovere for your electronics.
A Last Tip: We will be in the background filming the Lange Nacht der Ohren 2015 and process the material in connection to our gleaning social channels. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to speak to us at the event.