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 a from the telephone to stereo sound systems a and electronic music. qVery thorough, and full of well-presented facts.q a Musical Times. Includes 376 figures.TABLE 8.4 NOISE LEVELS FOR VARIOUS SOURCES Imp OccuPIED LOCATIONS Noise Level, Source or Description of Noise Decibels Threshold of pain . ... various types of sounds and noises, it is impractical, at the present time, to build a noise meter which will show the true loudness level. ... A schematic diagram of a sound-level meter or noise meter is shown in 4009 _, , , , _, some: _ AMPLIFIER aa#39;4anbsp;...
|Title||:||Music, Physics and Engineering|
|Author||:||Harry F. Olson|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2013-04-22|