Pre Amplifiers

2021/2022 range.

The range of Music First Audio Pre Amplifiers are based on the Jonathan Billington BSc.(Hons) designed attenuation transformers.  The Baby Classic and Classic V2 Pre Amplifiers use the legendary TX102 device. The Baby Reference V2 Pre Amplifier uses a new 2015 designed RX63 attenuation transformer.

And now available the 2020 designed 60 position Reference V2 Pre Amplifier

 Listed below are some details of the products in the 2021/2022 Pre Amplifier range

4 models of pre amplifier are available

Baby Classic Pre Amplifier. £1575 GBP excluding  VAT.

Classic V2 Pre Amplifier. £2475 GBP excluding  VAT.

Baby Reference V2 Pre Amplifier. £5175 GBP excluding  VAT.

Reference V2 Pre Amplifier. £6275GBP excluding VAT.

Baby Classic


“and the  sound quality winner is  Music First Audio” :  hifi-critic Vol 10 /No 2 April-June 2016
receiving the hifi-critic  Audio Excellence Award


The Baby Classic pre amplifier is based on the award winning and much loved Classic pre amplifier. The Baby Classic pre amp is a 2 input 2 output device with the usual Music First Audio options of either RCA or balanced inputs and outputs. A 24 position volume switch and 3 position ground lift switch.

Choose any combination of RCA or XLR inputs and outputs.

Baby Classic Pre Amplifiers are not sent out until completing 24 hours of  burn in.


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Classic V2 

Many accolades over the years including Stereophile Class A Recommended Component



The Classic V2 pre amplifier uses a 25% bigger core than the Baby Classic pre amps. The winding structure is also improved to give better stereo imaging.

5 pairs of inputs available. Any combination of RCA or XLR. 2 pairs of outputs.
Available in silver or black casework. Units being built ready for shipping .

The classic V2 pre amplifier is not sent out until completing 50 hours of in house burn in.

Baby Reference V2

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The Baby Reference V2 Pre Amplifier is an award winning top of the range Pre Amplifier. HiFi Pig 2016 product of the year. Jason Kennedy in HiFi Plus writes it’s one of those products that I dare not use too much because it’ll make living without it unbearable.

Using 31 position volume switch, selecting 0dB to 54dB of attenuation in 2dB steps. Available in black or silver casework with blue, red, silver or black front panels. The 2015 designed RX63 attenuation unit uses a new combination of core materials including a number of  laser cut .2mm think mu-metal laminations for improved small signal performance.

New RX63 2015 transformer design.  Using a new combination of lamination materials. New 31 position volume switch. New shielding can and rubber mounting vibration isolation to  improve left / right channel isolation
6 inputs. Fitted with 2 pairs XLR and 4 pairs RCA as standard. Other options are available. Fitted with 2 pairs of outputs and 2 ground lift switches. Choose any combination of output pairs.

Dimensions 97mm Height x 250mm wide x 275mm deep.

Weight = 3.5Kg.

The Reverence V2 Pre Amplifier

Available September 2020 the new Reference V2 preamplifier. Five years in development and full of features

60 position transformer attenuation. 60 x 1dB steps plus mute.

Full volume and source remote control.

And now launching the new Reference V2 60 position transformer Pre Amplifier

6 pairs of inputs of any combination of XLR or RCA

4 pairs of outputs available of any combination of XLR or RCA

Optional full volume ” Tape Out ”


Please email now for an audition.

To purchase a unit please email or call +44 (0)1424 858260.