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Need a big favor picking a preamp
Thanks I get mixed up with all the threads that I read I often see B&W with McIntosh .( warm gears ) You have listened to them with Nagra HD . And you enjoyed the results .  
Need a big favor picking a preamp
Can you remind us , what brand and model , are your speakers ? I have also read that Nagra was a bit analytical. But it was a couple of years ago. I don’t know about their new models’      
B&W 805 D4: which 5 channel power amp should I go with (home theater): Parasound or Rotel
The surround speakers are not the most important. The center and fronts are . I have ATI 200W/ch ; 4 channels ; class D ;and I am very pleased with it. ATI is very good and very reliable.   You can always look at McIntosh multi channels for B&... 
Experience with Lumin L2?
What is supposed to be released ?  
Experience with Lumin L2?
Antipodes K41 is a pure server, just like Lumin L2 But twice as expensive. I wonder if it worthes the price ´s difference .  
Need a big favor picking a preamp
@davetheoilguy ’ tube( 300B) / solid state  Full tube  or Full Solid State or a mixt of both.  
Need a big favor picking a preamp
https://www.audiogon.com/listings/lisb819i-esoteric-f-05-integrated-amplifier-full-range    
Need a big favor picking a preamp
´´great match for the Bowers diamonds, ´´ Bowers & Wilkins 802D4 with Vinnie Rossi Brama Preamplifier https://www.stereophile.com/content/sunny-components-scores-again-time-vinnie-rossi-brama-meitner-ma-3-neodio-origine-bowers    
Pass Labs Mono Block Question
For the same reason , there are two of each / speaker for many speaker’s brand One model of speaker cable better  for high frequencies       One model of speaker cable  better for low  frequencies  
Experience with Lumin L2?
I am also interested on Lumin L2  comments.    Is it a bit over priced for a server only ? Any other ´´ server only ´´  on the market.     I haven’t found any .  
Surround Theater Speakers Suggestions
AVSForum also  
DAC Recommendations In 4k Range Used
Merason DAC 1 Converter Can be upgraded to Merason DAC mk2 Price is over 4000$ . I do not know , what ´´ Converter ´´ means though. https://almaaudio.com/products/merason-dac1-converter-previously-owned    
Speaker for 11x12 room
 Big glass door may produce a lot of high frequency reflections The  speakers would be better placed , imo , on the 2.6m wall.     Diffusion panels on that wall . That also depends on the kind of piano  : upright piano or grand piano ? What abo... 
Speaker for 11x12 room
If your piano is black anf if @soix  agree ( tubes ) Fyne F502  2500$ USD https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/650053822-fyne-audio-f502-speakers/    
Speaker for 11x12 room
@jeffreyw  +1 Your electronic gears on the piano with vibration control. KEF LS50 Meta  on each side of the piano ( color matchs the piano ) In the futur , KEF KC62  subwoofer