Of those who have sought perfection in sound reproduction and design excellence, only a few have actually come close. For one thing, it is a costly process. These speakers retail for $65,000. It is rare indeed when an individual or group is able to triumph over the constraints of economic and technological realities even once. Begun in 2002 and completed for the company’s 60th anniversary in 2006, Project Everest is quite simply the most exquisite musical instrument JBL has ever constructed, delivering the highest level of musical fidelity. Once again fulfilling founder James B. Lansing’s vision of creating beautiful, high-performance home loudspeakers.