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 yes, 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 yes, Kiko.

On demonstration every day.

Transparent Audio Speaker, Component and Powerline Connection.  Gen 5 now available! Engineered to perfection. 

Transparent Audio

Speaker, Component and Powerline Connection. 

Gen 5 now available!

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, DAC too.

Rega

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

CD players

Amplifiers, DAC 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!  Be among the first to hear it!  

Vienna Acoustics

The Remarkable 'Liszt' model is here!  Be among the first to hear it!  

 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.