Event Write-ups

Clayton Shaw of Spatial Audio – August 15, 2020

Aug 26, 2020

Clayton designs and builds his speakers in Salt Lake City, Utah and his current speaker line includes M5 Sapphire, M3 Sapphire, X5 and X3 (https://www.spatialaudio.us/). 

Jason Victor Serinus – August 1, 2020

Aug 26, 2020

World Famous Stereophile writer/equipment reviewer, whistler extraordinaire, opera critic, author of dozens of other print and online publications.  Probably most famous (locally) for his past role as head of the Bay Area Audiophile Society (BAAS).

Herb Reichert

Jul 26, 2020

On Sunday July 19, 2020 members were treated to an afternoon with Herb Reichert, Stereophile columnist and equipment evaluator.  To catch Herb’s refreshing and candid talk please follow the link below:

Herb Reichert YouTube

Alex Crespi of UpTone Audio

Jul 25, 2020

On July 11, 2020 SFAS members enjoyed a Zoom meeting with Alex Crespi, founder and president of UpTone Audio.  Alex primarily talked about his latest product,

June 20, 2020 – Nelson Pass

Jun 23, 2020

Neslon Pass

On Saturday, June 20, SFAS members were treated to an afternoon with the one and only Nelson Pass.  Nelson talked about his career,

Rick Schultz of High Fidelity Cables

Jun 08, 2020

We had a great virtual event by Rick Schultz of High Fidelity Cables.  Please find a link to the event below:


May 2020 – Michael Fremer and Malachai Lui

May 31, 2020

On Saturday May 2, 2020 SFAS members were treated to a virtual event with Michael Fremer and Malachai Lui.  Michael and Malachai took turns reviewing some of their favorite albums and albums of interest. 

April 2020 David Snyder Virtually On Streaming

May 01, 2020

On April 18 SFAS’s virtual event, hosted by David Snyder, was in three parts. For those who have not yet added dedicated network audio transports to their systems or who would like to add more,

Streaming – A Personal View, by Jim Forte

Mar 28, 2020

Streaming – A Brave New World

Audio Streaming is taking the world by storm. This will be much bigger than the move from vinyl to CDs.

Music Streaming De-Mystified – David Snyder

Feb 24, 2020

On February 22, 2020 at The Shops at Hilltop, David Snyder tackled the many questions and concerns regarding music streaming.  The conference room was nearly filled to capacity with over 60 members and friends of SFAS with many new faces and esteemed colleagues from the Sierra Nevada Audiophile Society.