Loudspeakers: For music recording and reproduction

Loudspeakers: For music recording and reproduction

by Philip Newell, Keith Holland
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0240520149

ISBN-13: 9780240520148

Pub. Date: 10/05/2006

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Need advice on which type of speaker to use and where? Very often the choice and positioning of loudspeakers is down to intuition, hearsay and chance. This practical guide explores the link between experience and the technology, giving you a better understanding of the tools you are using and why, leading to greatly improved results.

Newell and Holland

Overview

Need advice on which type of speaker to use and where? Very often the choice and positioning of loudspeakers is down to intuition, hearsay and chance. This practical guide explores the link between experience and the technology, giving you a better understanding of the tools you are using and why, leading to greatly improved results.

Newell and Holland share years of experience in the design, application and use of loudspeakers for recording and reproducing music. Get practical advice on the applications of different loudspeakers to the different phases of the music recording and reproduction chain.

If you are using loudspeakers in a recording studio, mastering facility, broadcasting studio, film post production facility, home or musician's studio, or you inspire to improve your music reproduction system this book will help you make the right decisions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780240520148
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/05/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
422
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
What is a Loudspeaker?
Diversity of Design
Loudspeaker Enclosures
Horn Loading
Crossovers
Effects of Amplifiers and Cables
The Room/Loudspeaker Interface
Form Follows Function
Subjective and Objective Assessment
The Travelling of the Musical Mix
The Further Considerations about Low Frequencies
The Challenge of Surround Sound
Glossary
Index

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