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INTRODUCING OUR PARTNERSHIPS

As a highly reputed installer of dedicated home theaters, audio / video systems, and home automation, Gramophone is eager to share the benefits of our skills and services with clients and partners alike.

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Joni Mitchell's Blue - An Emotional Masterpiece

It's the season for red, white, and Blue. Joni Mitchell’s Blue can be found on many music and audio critics’ Greatest Recordings lists for its musical brilliance and recording quality. Lifelong audiophile and music historian Ken Swauer tells the intensely personal story behind the Mitchell’s music.  

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James Brown Live at the Apollo and the Cuban Missile Crisis

R&B legend James Brown’s Live at the Apollo was a ground-breaking recording in multiple ways. Musical historian Ken Swauger tells the fascinating story of the event and recording within the context of the geo-political events of 1962. This is fascinating reading for anyone interested in great music. 

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