The Physics of Music / Edition 7

The Physics of Music / Edition 7

by Alexander Wood
     
 

ISBN-10: 0412211408

ISBN-13: 9780412211409

Pub. Date: 10/28/1975

Publisher: Springer Netherlands

This classic work deals in a nonmathematical way with the interface between physics and music. There is a general introduction to wave motion and sound--its generation by vibration and the its reception by the ear and the brain. The sections that follow discuss consonance, dissonance, characteristic sounds of major instruments, the mechanical reproduction of music,

Overview

This classic work deals in a nonmathematical way with the interface between physics and music. There is a general introduction to wave motion and sound--its generation by vibration and the its reception by the ear and the brain. The sections that follow discuss consonance, dissonance, characteristic sounds of major instruments, the mechanical reproduction of music, and acoustics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780412211409
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
10/28/1975
Pages:
258

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