- Aug 1, 2019
An excellent testimony to one of the great gentlemen of the industry. I had met him at a number of hi fi shows. He combined prodigious knowledge with refined dignity and yes, he had a degree of sartorial flair. He did indeed design some outstanding high end products as well as more affordable options. He will be missed by many.Ishiwata, who was brand ambassador for Marantz, was a tireless champion for high-fidelity sound.
Ken Ishiwata, legendary hi-fi figure, dies aged 72 : Read more