Entries by Gilmore's Sound Advice

Cineluxe: A Garden of Immersive Delights

Ed Gilmore’s midtown Manhattan showroom offers a both thrilling and soothing escape for the senses  by Kirsten Nelson April 7, 2022 Certain spaces are more memorable because of what they make you forget. Outside, there might be a jumble of noise and visual clutter. But once you step inside, it’s all soft lighting, curated playlists, […]

CEPro: Integrators Highlight Top 10 Design-Friendly Tech Solutions

In their CEDIA Expo Virtual Design + Connection presentation, integrators Jamie Briesemeister and Ed Gilmore cite hidden AV, window treatments, lighting effects and much more. Arlen Schweiger  • September 17, 2020   It wasn’t quite a David Letterman top 10 list, but as part of the CEDIA Expo Virtual Design + Connection education track, the […]

Connected Design: Case Study: James Loudspeaker

Gilmore’s Sound Advice, a premium custom integrator based in New York City, was tasked by an Upstate New York owner of an expansive property on the Hudson River’s banks that houses, among other things, a llama farm, to transform a converted barn there which serves as both his home office and yoga studio into a […]

Cineluxe Trendsetters: Ed Gilmore

Ed Gilmore’s company, Gilmore’s Sound Advice, is known as one of the premier luxury integration firms in the intensely competitive New York City market. In business since 1991, it has seen high-end integration evolve dramatically, moving well beyond AV, as things like automated lights and shades and whole-house automation have come to the fore. Given […]

Ketra: A Composer of Light: Ed Gilmore of Gilmore’s Sound Advice

How does one go from a working classical musician to an A/V integrator who now approaches projects by talking about lighting first? Very smoothly, if that person is the multi-talented Ed Gilmore, founder of Gilmore’s Sound Advice. Ed recently spoke with Ketra about his unusual career path, the impressive evolution of the integrator business, and […]

Lutron Announces 2019 Excellence Award Winners

Coopersburg, PA (September 13, 2019) – Lighting and shading control leader Lutron Electronics has announced the winners of its annual Excellence Award competition as well as the newest Lutron Hall of Fame inductees. The announcements were made Thursday, Sept. 12th, in Denver, CO. Established in 2003, the Lutron Excellence Awards competition recognizes the world’s best […]

Cineluxe Showcase : A Tribeca Trendsetter

Ed Gilmore casually bringing some shots of an install he’d done in Tribeca up on his computer monitor was a major “a-ha” moment for me. The first shot showed a stylish, obviously comfortable living area that also served as a billiards room, dining area, and kitchen. The second showed the same room transformed into a […]

Kaleidescape Dealer Interview: Ed Gilmore, Gilmore’s Sound Advice

This is the first in a series of interviews where Kaleidescape dealers share their thoughts about their markets, their projects, and the role Kaleidescape plays in their success. Located in New York City, Sound Advice has been a Kaleidescape dealer since 2004. Founded in 1991, the company’s installation market includes Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Hamptons. […]