User Details - douglasadeacon

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Name:
  Douglas Allen Deacon
Details:
  Photographer
Location:
  Wimbledon, London, England.
HiFi:
  MULTICHANNEL SYSTEM

OPPO 103D
YAMAHA RV-X 765 RECEIVER
2 x KEF CONCERTO SPEAKERS
ROGERS LS6 CENTRE SPEAKER
SONY SUB WOOFER
Email:
  douglasadeacon@aol.com
Web:
  http://douglasallendeaconphotography.co.uk/
Posts:
  49

 
 
Reviews
Found: 1

Franck: Symphony, Symphonic Poems - RPO/Leppard        (4 of 7 found this review helpful)
  June 22, 2013

Picked this up this afternoon sealed and brand new for a few pounds and what a cracker of a disc this. Terrific performance of the Franck Symphony in D minor along with 2 pieces unknown to me - Les Eolides and Le Chausseur maudit. Cannot fault performances or recording so buy buy buy - a real ... more

 
 
Latest Posts

Speaker Upgrade
April 5, 2014
Mark and Gilbert - thank you so much for your input and recommendations which I am looking into right now. Both have great reviews. ... more
Speaker Upgrade
April 5, 2014
Have recently upgraded my source to the Oppo 103d and in conjunction with my Yamaha RX-V 765 have noticed a huge difference in sound to what I was receiving from my Pioneer DV565A. I am still using my very old KEF CONCERTO speakers as my main. Question for you far more knowledgeable hi-fi folk is what should I be looking at in terms of a speaker ... more
Discussion: Bach: Secular Cantatas Vol. 3 - Suzuki
March 26, 2014
Now that the wonderful Suzuki Bach Cantata series is complete on 55 BIS CD/SACD can we expect more of the secular works from the same source ? As far as I can tell we so far have 3 issues in this series - one CD and two SACD. Any chance of Vol 1 receiving an SACD issue ? ... more
Update from The Cretaceous Period
December 18, 2013
Scott, Jon, Steve Thank you so much for all your valuable advice and suggestions - all of which make perfect sense. I have been looking at the OPPO series and have read nothing but praise for them and since my main purpose would be for SACD, both MCH and Stereo, these would be a serious contender especially taking into consideration the source ... more
Update from The Cretaceous Period
December 17, 2013
As can be seen, my set-up is quite ancient. The KEF speakers I must have had for 50 years. As a not well off pensioner in poor health, what would anyone recommend as an upgrade to this system or is it simply a case of dump and start again. YAMAHA RV-X 765 RECEIVER PIONEER DV-565A ( SACD ) 2 x KEF CONCERTO SPEAKERS 2 x ROGERS LS6 SPEAKERS SONY SUB ... more