- Legacy Audio
Learn about Legacy's history, founders, product design and performance.
Building a Legacy
In 1983 engineering prodigy, Bill Dudleston, and co-founder, Jacob Albright, a seasoned craftsman who set the cabinetry standards that Legacy still lives up to today, began their remarkable quest to develop the world’s finest loudspeakers.Learn more about Legacy's founding, product design, production and tuning processes, and take a tour of the Legacy factory with "Illinois Stories."View Video
Bill Dudleston, President and Founder
Bill Dudleston is the President and Founder of Legacy Audio. A graduate of the University of Illinois with degrees in chemical engineering and mathematics, Dudleston has pioneered controlled directivity loudspeaker designs, wave-launch coherence in low frequency radiators, dynamic braking in active speaker design, selectable directivity multi-way microphone arrays, feedback eliminating stage monitors, and isolated wall-mounting methods for in-wall/on-wall speaker systems. He is an inventor/patent holder of numerous circuit topologies and acoustic alignments.Read More