The Physics of Music / Edition 6

The Physics of Music / Edition 6

by Alexander Wood
ISBN-10:
1443726834
ISBN-13:
9781443726832
Pub. Date:
11/04/2008
Publisher:
Davies Press
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The Physics of Music / Edition 6

The Physics of Music by ALEXANDER WOOD.PREFACE TO FIRST EDITION: I HOPE that this little book may serve as an introduction for some to the very interesting borderland between physics and music. It is a borderland in which the co-operation of musicians and physicists may have important results for the future of music. The typescript and proofs have been read by Miss Nancy Browne from the point of view of the general reader, and many obscure passages have been clarified. On the technical side I am indebted to Dr Pringle, who has read the proofs and given me valuable criticism and advice. Miss Cawkewell has helped me with the illustrations, Mr Cottingham has supplied the photographs for Figs. 1.7 to i. io, and my secretary. Miss Sindall, has been responsible for the typing and for the assembly and preparation of the material. Because of the help received from these and others the book is a much better book than it would otherwise have been. For its remaining imperfections I must take full

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ISBN-13: 9781443726832
Publisher: Davies Press
Publication date: 11/04/2008
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.81(d)

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