Music, Physics, and Engineering

Music, Physics, and Engineering

by Harry F. Olson
     
 

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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."

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486217697
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
06/01/1967
Edition description:
Enlarged and Revised Edition
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
597,775
Product dimensions:
5.35(w) x 8.42(h) x 0.91(d)

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