The world's finest, all in one place, waiting for your audition.

For more than a generation Gifted Listener Audio has made life better for hundreds of thousands music lovers and audiophiles in the Washington DC area. We do it in part by teaming with only the finest manufacturers, known for the best sound, the best warranties, and the best record of customer support.

 If we wouldn't recommend it to friends or family, you won't find it here. 

These fine brands have stood the test of time. Each is available for your audition every day:
Linn Sondek, Exakt,  DS  - Vandersteen - Magnepan - Transparent - Ayre Acoustics - Bryston - Rega - Parasound Halo - REL - VTL - Vienna Acoustics  - Marantz - Quadraspire

 

  Linn HiFi   Your Mid-Atlantic Linn Hifi Headquarters.  Analog and Digital. Record Players, Digital Streaming.  Amps, Preamps, Speakers, Aktiv & Exakt Systems  Sondek LP12.  Majik, Akurate, Klimax, and Kiko.  On demonstration every day.

Linn HiFi

Your Mid-Atlantic Linn Hifi Headquarters.

Analog and Digital. Record Players, Digital Streaming.

Amps, Preamps, Speakers, Aktiv & Exakt Systems

Sondek LP12.  Majik, Akurate, Klimax, and Kiko.

On demonstration every day.

  Transparent Audio   Speaker, Component and Powerline Connection.   Engineered to perfection. 

Transparent Audio

Speaker, Component and Powerline Connection. 

Engineered to perfection. 

  Grado Labs   Headphones, Phono cartridges

Grado Labs

Headphones, Phono cartridges

  Parasound .  The Benchmark for Affordable High End.   Amps, Preamps.   Stereo and Multichannel

Parasound.

The Benchmark for Affordable High End. 

Amps, Preamps. 

Stereo and Multichannel

  Magnepan   On Demonstration: MG.7, MG1.7i, MG3.7i, MG20.7 MC1 and MiniMag.  Stereo, Surround, On Wall

Magnepan

On Demonstration:
MG.7, MG1.7i, MG3.7i, MG20.7
MC1 and MiniMag.

Stereo, Surround, On Wall

  Vandersteen   Treo CT and Quatro CT now on demonstration!  Every day.  The legendary phase-coherent speakers.  Stereo and Multichannel

Vandersteen

Treo CT and Quatro CT now on demonstration!  Every day.

The legendary phase-coherent speakers.  Stereo and Multichannel

  Rega   The record players that do it right, at a modest cost.  CD players  Amplifiers & Speakers too.

Rega

The record players that do it right, at a modest cost.

CD players

Amplifiers & Speakers too.

  Bryston   Amps, Preamps  Surround Processors. Digital Streaming.    Stereo and Multichannel  

Bryston

Amps, Preamps

Surround Processors. Digital Streaming.  

Stereo and Multichannel  

  Ayre Acoustics   Fresh thinking in audio engineering.  Power amps. Control amps, Digital Streamers.  Phono preamps too!   

Ayre Acoustics

Fresh thinking in audio engineering.

Power amps. Control amps, Digital Streamers.  Phono preamps too!

 

  Quadraspire   Distortion reducing Racks and Stands

Quadraspire

Distortion reducing Racks and Stands

Audeze

Reference-Level Planar Magnetic Headphones

 

  REL Acoustics   Sub-bass speaker systems.

REL Acoustics

Sub-bass speaker systems.

  VTL - Vacuum Tube Logic   Power Amps, Control Amps, Phono Preamps   

VTL - Vacuum Tube Logic

Power Amps, Control Amps, Phono Preamps

 

  Vienna Acoustics   The Remarkable 'Liszt' model is here!  

Vienna Acoustics

The Remarkable 'Liszt' model is here!  

   Marantz    CD/SACD/BluRay Players, Multichannel Receivers and Surround Processors

 Marantz

CD/SACD/BluRay Players, Multichannel Receivers and Surround Processors

  Lyra Connoisseur   Reference-Level Phono Pickups.

Lyra Connoisseur

Reference-Level Phono Pickups.