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Publisher Comments:

This extraordinarily comprehensive text, requiring no special background in physics, math or music, discusses the nature of sound waves, musical instruments, musical notation, acoustic materials, elements of sound reproduction systems — from the telephone to stereo sound systems — and electronic music. "Very thorough, and full of well-presented facts." — Musical Times. Includes 376 figures.

Synopsis:

This extraordinarily comprehensive text, requiring no special background, discusses the nature of sound waves, musical instruments, musical notation, acoustic materials, elements of sound reproduction systems, and electronic music.
Includes 376 figures.

Synopsis:

Written clearly and concisely, this book thoroughly examines all aspects of the production, reception, and reproduction of sound. Dr. Harry Olson discusses sound waves, characteristics of musical instruments, how the ear hears, and how sound is reproduced through various devices. Of interest to music students, teachers, conductors, and recording engineers. Illustrated.

Table of Contents

1 Sound Waves

2 Musical Terminology

3 Musical Scales

4 Resonators and Radiators

5 Musical Intruments

6 Characteristics of Musical Instruments

7 Properties of Music

8 "Theater, Studio, and Room Acoustics"

9 Sound-reproducing Systems

10 Electronic Music

  Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486217697
Author:
Olson, Harry F.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Olson, Harry F.
Author:
Fry
Author:
Olson, Har
Subject:
General science
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Appreciation
Subject:
Acoustics & Sound
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Appreciation
Subject:
Music-Music Appreciation
Subject:
Reference
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Music
Publication Date:
19670631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 1.16 lb

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Product details 480 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486217697 Reviews:
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This extraordinarily comprehensive text, requiring no special background, discusses the nature of sound waves, musical instruments, musical notation, acoustic materials, elements of sound reproduction systems, and electronic music.
Includes 376 figures.
"Synopsis" by , Written clearly and concisely, this book thoroughly examines all aspects of the production, reception, and reproduction of sound. Dr. Harry Olson discusses sound waves, characteristics of musical instruments, how the ear hears, and how sound is reproduced through various devices. Of interest to music students, teachers, conductors, and recording engineers. Illustrated.
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