Parmenter Sound

Parmenter Sound is based at Muriwai Beach one of the most ruggedly, picturesque wilderness beaches in New Zealand.

Parmenter Sounds aim is to offer what we believe to be the most musical and emotionally refined audio systems available in New Zealand & Australia.
These audio systems are individually designed to suit the most discerning audiophiles requirements.

Live Music, 2 channel Audio, Surfing, Music festivals
Muriwai Beach Auckland New Zealand
The Place To List Your Gear
Emm Labs XDS1
Emm Labs CDSA
Weiss DAC 202

JC Verdier La Platine Turn table
SME M2 12-R tone arm
Durand Talea 2 Tone Arm
Soundsmith The Voice cartridge
Ortofon 2M Black
Soundsmith phono stages MM & MC
Leben HiFi EQ MM Phono stage

Air Tight ATC-2 preamplifier
Leben HiFi RS-100U preamplifier
Quicksilver preamplifier
Parmenter Reference preamplifier

Air Tight ATM-2 power amplifier
Lamm ML2.1 mono block amplifiers
Leben HiFi CS 300 XS Integrated
Leben HiFi CS 600 Integrated
Parmenter GM-70 SET mono blocks amplifiers
Pass Labs XA 30.5 stereo amplifier
Pass Labs XA 100.5 mono blocks

Harbeth Monitor 40.1 speakers
Harbeth Monitor 30 speakers
Parmenter Fat Boy Horn speakers

Cardas Clear , Golden Reference, speaker cables & Interconnects
Acoustic Revive speaker cables & Interconnects
Jena Labs speaker cables & Interconnects

Jens Labs Platinum 2 power conditioners
Audio Distributor, Amplifier & Loudspeaker manufac


Jason Parmenter
Parmenter Sound


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