What actually isn't 'natural sound' then?
Now this really is an interesting thread.
Are we saying that, despite the fact that we here are all bonded by a common appreciation of 'natural sound', that we cannot define it? May I suggest that we at least try and narrow the field to say what natural sound is not. That may help us to define what it actually is. May I kick this off?
I'd say that 'natural sound' reproduced over a quality audio system will not be ....
2) Too loud
(This is more difficult than it looks!)
Alan A. Shaw
Harbeth Audio UK