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Osiris - a book by Hui, Alexandra

Osiris Vol. 28

Music, Sound, and the Laboratory from, 1750-1980

Osiris( )
Author: Hui, Alexandra
Kursell, Julia
Jackson, Myles W.
Series title:Osiris Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $33.00
Book Description:

The understanding of sound underwent profound changes with the advent of laboratory science in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. New techniques of sound visualization and detection, the use of electricity to generate sound, and the emergence of computers radically reshaped the science of acoustics and the practice of music. The essays in this volume of Osiris explore the manifold transformations of sound ranging from soundproof rooms to psychoacoustics of seismology to...
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Detailed Subjects: Computers / Speech & Audio Processing
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.786 x 9.867 x 0.679 Inches
Book Weight:1.188 Pounds

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