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Equations, Technical Data, and Sound Absorption. Concert and opera halls: Ppera Form Technical Details Mode of access: With access conditions SpringerLink at http: Physical Description xxii, p.

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He also proposes a common language for musicians and acousticians. Nielsen Book Data Publisher’s Summary This illustrated guide to of the world’s most important concert halls and opera houses examines their architecture and engineering and discusses their acoustical quality as judged by conductors and music critics.

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Together with the technical appendices, the data and drawings will serve as an invaluable reference for architects and engineers involved in the design of spaces for the performance of music.


Music, Acoustics, and Architecture” 2nd edition. Leo Leroy, author.

All the known electroacoustical measurements on existing halls are examined and compared with the rank orders of 58 concert halls and 21 opera houses that were obtained from interviews and questionnaires. B39 Book; Illustrated English Show 0 more libraries Acoustical Society of America, SearchWorks Catalog Stanford Libraries.

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Beranek has created a comprehensive and fascinating study of operx the world’s halls for music. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English Show 0 more libraries Pei, Architect, New York – ‘[This book] provides an invaluable reference for the understanding and design of music facilities’. During World War II, he became the director of Harvard’s Electroacoustic Lab, where he worked to improve voice communication with airplanes for the military.

University of Wollongong Library. The sequence of events that led to Boston Symphony Hall’s excellent acoustics, which opened inis covered in detail-although it went through a troubled first few years because the leading local music critic considered the predecessor hall as better. Concert halls and opera houses: His company designed the acoustics for the United Nations and concert halls at Lincoln Center and Tanglewood and built the first computer-based network under contract from the Defense Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency.


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The University of Melbourne. Sollte in einem Fachbuch nicht passieren. The descriptions and photographs will serve as a valuable guide for today’s peripatetic performers and music lovers.

He was an assistant professor at Harvard from until Published New York, NY: Concert and opera halls. Nielsen Book Data Queensland University of Technology. View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links All lovers of music, acoustics, architecture, and travel will enjoy this unique work’. Philip Gossett, Professor of Music, University of Chicago – ‘Given the many controversies surrounding the acoustical properties of concert foncert and opera houses, it is a relief to be guided by someone who is both a scientist and a devoted listener.

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