In 1952 Saul Marantz sold his first audio product, the "Consolette" pre-amp. Now celebrating 60 years of creating and selling audio products, Marantz have only one philosophy: “Because Music Matters”.
Marantz believes that music should be reproduced exactly the way the artist intended, because nothing - absolutely nothing - should get in the way of the music .
Marantz’s Ken Ishiwata is a gifted audio designer who believes sound reproduction should touch the listener in a way no other sensation can. His personal signature on a Marantz product is the sign of no-compromise high fidelity. Ken Ishiwata is considered one of the most influential personalities in today’s high-end audio industry. Universally acclaimed for his remarkable talent in conceptualising stunning sound reproduction, his views and visions are avidly reported by the world’s HiFi press - and avidly consumed by the world’s music lovers.
For more than 30 years Ken Ishiwata has been combining his love of music with his conceptual engineering design approach to create unparalleled high-quality audio products. He explores all newly-designed Marantz units and only after his approval are they introduced to the world so that other lovers of music can experience the moment.
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