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Headphones are the perfect gift when you want van Karajan’s Ride of the Valkyries, your sweetie wants Led Zeppelin Live at the Palladium, and you both want High Fidelity.  Headphone suggestions were provided by our Music Director, Alan Futterman and our friend Phil Bonderud. 

Sony headphones wired

Sony MDRZX110/BLK ZX Series

under $20

These are a sturdy headset that offer good sound at a decent price.  They fold up into a tidy package and that's nifty.

Suggested by: Phil Bonderud

audio technica 50 wired headphones

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x Professional 

Under $100

Phil uses these for work.  They're corded and that happens to be his preference (no batteries or charging required). They are a Great value and since the cord is only on one side, you won't get tangled in your headset!

Suggested by: Phil Bonderud

audio technica wireless headphones

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT 

Under $150

Maestro Futterman's workhorse headphones are both wired and wireless! How can that be?  It must be magic! They offer the best value for high fideltiy sound for classical music with detail in the mid-range and plenty of bass. 

Suggested by: Alan Futterman

Bose wireless headphones

Bose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headphones II

under $250

Bose quality is never a disappointment.  With a 30 foot Bluetooth radius, you can walk around the entire living room without losing connection!

Suggested by: Phil Bonderud

Grado headphones


Under $300

These are the headphones Maestro Futterman uses to edit all of the musical performances and virtual concerts with the orchestra and chamber players. They warm clarity of sound and infinite detail with a smooth response from deepest bass to highest treble will make you feel like your sitting in a concert hall! 

Suggested by: Alan Futterman

For the Minimalist

Symphony membership

Symphony Membership

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The gift of giving

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What's that you say? Your best friend already has a membership and the very best headphones?  You can make a donation in their name!

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