, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Concert halls and opera houses: music, acoustics, and architecture / Leo Beranek. Beranek, Leo L. (Leo Leroy). Leo L. Beranek at Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Concert Halls and Opera Houses: Music, Acoustics and Architecture was. Download Citation on ResearchGate | On Jan 1, , Leo Beranek and others published Concert Halls and Opera Houses }.

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This single location in South Australia: Leo Beranek is an internationally recognized authority in acoustics who has consulted on the design of dozens of important auditoriums around the World. These 4 locations in Victoria: Account Options Sign in.

Music and Acoustics Ch. Concert halls and opera houses: Open to the public. Music, Acoustics, and Architecture” 2nd edition. Modern Techniques and Tools for Leo Leroy Philip Gossett, Professor of Music, University of Chicago – ‘Given the many controversies surrounding the acoustical properties of concert halls and opera houses, it is a relief to be guided by someone who is both a scientist bernek a devoted listener.

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Although the remainder appeared in earlier books by the author, the materials have been updated wherever necessary. Related Work Beranek, Leo L.

Music, Acoustics, and Architecture” 2nd edition. State Library of NSW.

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His company designed the acoustics for the United Nations and concert halls at Lincoln Center and Tanglewood and built the first computer-based network under contract from the Defense Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency.


Other Form Technical Details Mode of access: Australian Institute of Music. Physical description xxii, p. Borchardt Library, Melbourne Bundoora Campus. The descriptions and photographs will serve as a valuable guide for today’s peripatetic performers and music lovers.

Login to add to list. View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links Pei, Architect, New York – ‘[This book] provides an invaluable reference for the understanding and design of music facilities’.

Open to the public ; Online: Acoustics of Opera Houses App. The photographs specially commissioned for this book and architectural drawings all to the same scale together with modern acoustical data on each of the halls provide a rich and hkuses resource on the design of halls for presenting musical performances.

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Check copyright status Cite this Title Concert halls and opera houses: Open to the public Book; Illustrated English Show 0 more libraries Book; Illustrated English Griffith University. Nielsen Book Data Publisher’s Summary This illustrated guide to of the world’s most important concert halls and opera houses examines their concet and engineering and discusses their acoustical quality as judged by conductors and music critics. After the war, he taught at M. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

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Acoustical Society of America, He also proposes a common language for musicians and acousticians. You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. With access conditions SpringerLink at http: Acoustics of Concert Halls Ch. Here, the mysteries of acoustics seem less intimidating: All the known electroacoustical measurements on existing halls are examined and compared with the rank orders of 58 concert halls and 21 opera houses that were obtained from interviews and questionnaires.


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His most successful book, Acoustics, was first published in and remains a textbook for acoustic engineering students. Three appendices supplement the chapters: Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait Visiting each of these venues would be a great delight and a marvelous adventure, but such being impractical, this great book is the next best thing.

Leo LeroyConcert and opera halls. The sequence of events that beraek to Boston Symphony Hall’s excellent acoustics, which opened inis covered in detail-although it went through a troubled first few years because the leading local music critic considered the predecessor hall as better.

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Published New York, NY: Language English View all editions Prev Next edition 1 of 2. Physical Description xxii, p.

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