The 2022 Society Calendar

Events
January

 

AudioConLA is being rescheduled.

Keep and eye on this space for new dates!

 

February

ZOOM ZOOM ZOOM

 

HOLD THIS DATE

February 12

for a planned Zoom visit with Jim Anderson and Ulrike Schwartz! Hear about how Patricia Barber’s Grammy nominated album “Clique” was recorded and then mixed at Skywalker Sound.

You are invited to the Zoom meeting.
When: Feb 12, 2022 02:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAtdOChrTwoH9EiSx9asDhtZTg2t5IMhAaa

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

February

On Sunday, February 27, 2022 from 2-5 pm, the Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly meeting at Audeze (3412 S Susan St, Santa Ana, CA 92704 (Directions), Website: www.audeze.com Audeze is a pioneer in the Planar Magnetic technology that is known for its award winning headphones.

Plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate.

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From humble beginnings making transducers and headphones by hand in Orange County, Audeze has pushed the envelope on what is possible with Planar Magnetic Designs. Factory Tour at Audeze! Dragoslav Colich (CTO) and Sankar Thiagasamudram (CEO) will take you behind the scenes tour of Audeze which will include how Audeze products are designed and manufactured. In addition to all the design, prototyping and testing Audeze manufactures a majority of its products at its Santa Ana Facility. All the new products for 2021 will be available for demo. The presenters will follow up the tour with a Q&A. Special pricing will be 25% Off on all Audeze products in person at the factory and the raffle will include the new LCD-5 planar magnetic headphone. You can look forward to an exceptional raffle and a great lunch. Eastwind Imports will be on hand to offer hand-selected Vinyl and CDs for sale. Free parking is nearby. Guests, visitors and new members are invited. For more information visit www.laocas.com or call Mike Wechsberg at (714) 906-9780.

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March

On Sunday, March 13, 2022 from 2-5 pm, the Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly meeting at Manley Labs Address: 13880 Magnolia Ave, Chino, CA 91710 (Directions),

Website: www.Manleylabs

Phone: (909) 627-4256

 

Visit Manley Labs in Chino with a personalized tour by EveAnna Manley herself. See for yourself the shop where most excellent hi-end equipment from microphones to headphone amplifiers are manufactured for your listening pleasure.

April

On Sunday,  April 24, 2022 from 2-5 pm, the Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly meeting at Shelley’s Stereo & Video 
Address: 22102 Clarendon Street, Woodland Hills, CA 91367 (Directions)
Website: shelleysstereo.com
Phone: 1-818-716-8500

Our host Alon Moscovitch, his staff and invited industry representatives will demonstrate the latest products from Linn. The upgradable Klimax LP12 outfitted with the newly released Ekstatik cartridge and Radikal power supply will be featured.  The Klimax 350 Ultimate Intelligent Loudspeaker, boasting the Organik DAC which has been referred to as The ULTIMATE DAC, includes the best of Linn’s in-house technologies designed to eliminate loss between you and the artist. For the places where cables can’t reach, Linn’s Series 3, which is an all-in-one wireless speaker, will be available to audition. Plus, the rack-mountable multi-zone Kustom DSM network music player will also be featured. Don’t miss this extraordinary event with this top-notch equipment for your listening pleasure.

Plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate.

May

On Saturday, May 14, 2022 from 2-5 pm, the Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly meeting at Sunny Components
Address: 1370 E. Cypress St, Covina, CA 917249  (Directions)
Website: http://sunnyaudiovideo.com/
Phone: 1-626-966-6259

Our host will be Sunil Merchant -audio component impresario.

Sunny’s will feature a new product line by Vinnie Rossi called Brama, and will also feature affordable systems by Hegel Music Systems and Technics.

Plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate.

 

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On demonstration will be CH Precision’s 1 Series and 10 Series, as well as the Wadax Reference DAC and Streamer. Consultation will be available regarding Brinkmann Audio’s full line of turntables and electronics, plus NEODIO Audio, EMM Labs, Meitner Audio, Jeff Rowland, Bryston Audio, Audible Illusions, NAD, Bluesound, and Meridian DACs, speakers, amplifiers, and streamers. Hear speakers from Vandersteen, Stenheim, Egglestonworks, Martin Logan, Marten, Vivid Audio, KEF, Aerial Acoustics, DALI, Avantgarde, and REL and view audio stands by Harmonic Resolution Systems, Salamander, Target, and Quadraspire. Industry representatives will include Vinnie Rossi, as well as John Woo of Bluebird Music and John McDonald from Audience Cables. Special electronics promotions will be offered. A raffle is planned and an extraordinary lunch will be served. Free parking is nearby. Guests, visitors and new members are invited. For more information, visit www.laocas.com or call Mike Wechsberg at (714) 906-9780.

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June

June 12

To Be Announced

 

 

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If this is an in person event, plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate.

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July

On Sunday, July 17, 2022 from 2-5 pm, the Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly meeting at Scott Walker Audio
Address: 1215 N. Tustin Ave, Anaheim CA 92807 (Directions)
Website: scottwalkeraudio.com Phone: 1-714-630-4100

Scott Walker and his team will have five demonstration rooms showing the latest and greatest in high-value, high-end audio gear.

Plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate.

 

 

August

On August 21, 2022 from 2-5 pm, the Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly meeting at The Source AV Design Group
Address: 3035 Kashiwa St, Torrance, CA 90505 (Directions)
Website: thesourceav.com
Phone: 1-310-534-9900

Our Hosts will be Jason and Steven Lord.

Plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate.

September

 

CanJam Socal

September 17-18

 

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Plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate.

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October

On Sunday, October 16, 2022 from 2-5 pm, the Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly meeting at Common Wave HiFi
Address: 1451 E 4th St #106, Los Angeles, CA 90033 (Directions)
Website: commonwave.net
Phone: 1-213-277-4434

Parking is available and free. Guests, visitors, and members alike are invited.

Plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate.

Space will be limited and demos will be scheduled throughout the day. To reserve your spot, please contact Common Wave Hi-Fi at (213) 277-4434 or info@commonwave.net

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Our host Wesley Katzir and staff will present Common Wave’s private reference listening suite featuring Nagra Audio, YG Acoustics, Innuos, Kuzma Analog Systems, and Koetsu. Representatives from many of the manufacturers will be in attendance to answer any questions about their newest technologies. Other systems on demonstration will include equipment from several manufacturers.

Plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate.

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November

On Sunday, November 12, 2022 from 2-5 pm, the Los Angeles & Orange County Audio Society will hold its monthly meeting at Excel Audio
Address: 4678 Campus Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660 (Directions)
Website:excelaudio.com
Phone:
(919) 933-1599

Mike Rose will be our host.

Plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate.

 

December

29th Annual Society Gala

Sunday December 4, 2022

Time: 11:00 a.m. until we’re done!

At our 29th Annual Gala, the LAOCAS will present  with the Founders Award, our highest honor!

The Fifth Annual Audiophile Recordings of the Year Awards (ARIA), chaired by Dr. David Robinson,  and the Fouth Annual presentation of the Carolyn and George Counnas Innovation Award will be announced!  Of course, the President’s Award will be given to an outstanding member.

Plan on showing a current Covid-19 vaccination record or a testing record that was completed within the prior 3 days to participate. 

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