Issue 66

Opening Salvo: Moving On
Welcome to Copper #66! Summer ends, fall begins, change abounds. We at PS Audio are boxing up and beginning the...
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Too Much Tchaikovsky: In the Matter of M. Weinberg
He escaped, and not just once. The outward circumstances of his life read like a spy thriller. Born in Warsaw...
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Music, Audio, and Other Illnesses: You Better Think
Try to imagine. I had discovered music only the previous year --- discovered it, in the sense of getting how...
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The Audio Cynic: Nothing New Under the Sun?
Having entered my allegedly-golden years, I have little tolerance for pontification or pretense.  I'm more likely to quote Kafka or...
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Quibbles and Bits: "Are you SURE you want to do this?"
In Copper issues 60 and 61, I interviewed Princeton University professor Edgar Choueiri about his groundbreaking developments in three-dimensional audio. ...
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Twisted Systems: How I Dealt With My Recent Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
As you may have surmised, this is a very personal article. It’s about me. It’s also about how I deal...
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Vintage Whine: 50 Ways to Read a Record Part 2
In his last column, Jay Jay French mentioned the optical phono cartridge cartridge made by DS Audio in Japan. Ironically,...
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Music'al Notes: Surprise
I had been friendly with Roslyn for quite a few years. She was a stunning brunette with large flashing eyes...
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Off the Charts: Imogen Heap
In the 20 years since her first album appeared, British artist Imogen Heap has released only three more full-length solo...
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Hand Picked: Tom Sawyer
There are few bands in the World that will divide an audience's opinion as quickly as Rush. I am fairly...
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Something Old / Something New: G. B. Sammartini
When Giovanni Battista Sammartini (c. 1700-1775) shows up in music history textbooks, it’s as inventor of the symphony. Or at...
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Industry News: Bang & Olufsen: Back From the Edge?
The last time Industry News looked at 93-year-old Danish manufacturer Bang & Olufsen, there was concern over the company's future...
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Featured: The California Audio Show Part 2
In the last issue of Copper, we started our walk around the recent California Audio Show. We began with a...
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