Download Citation on ResearchGate | On Jan 1, , Leo Beranek and others published Concert Halls and Opera Houses }. Leo L. Beranek at Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Concert Halls and Opera Houses: Music, Acoustics and Architecture was. Concert Halls and Opera Houses: Music, Acoustics, and Architecture (Second Edition). The Journal of the Acoustical Leo L. Beranek. more.

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Access Conditions Online full text is restricted to subscribers. Available for document delivery. The dialog re-enacted above bears a close resemblance clncert another illustration that typically troubles music lovers.

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. State Library of South Australia.

Physical description xxii, p. Finally, the optimal electro-acoustical results are presented for concert halls and opera houses used for today’s repertoires. Terminology, Definitions, and Conversion Factors App.

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Concert and opera halls: Following the first chapters, which establish a base for understanding the effects of acoustics on composers, performers, and listeners, and guiding the reader to a housed vocabulary, the bullz of this book, Chapter 3, contains the write-ups, photographs, drawings, and architectural details on existing halls in 31 countries.


He also proposes a common language for musicians and acousticians. Concert Halls and Opera Houses: State Library of NSW. Be the first to add this to a list.

Beranek has created a comprehensive and fascinating study of of the world’s halls for music. These online bookshops told us they have this item: 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 unmatched resource on the design of halls for presenting musical performances.

Published New York, NY: Leo Leroy Leo Leroy, author. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Music, Acoustics, and Architecture” 2nd edition.

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Open to the public R N Related Work Beranek, Leo L. With access conditions SpringerLink at http: 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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Not available for loan, ; NA University of Queensland Library. Visiting each of these venues would be doncert great delight and a marvelous adventure, but such being impractical, this great book is the next best thing. Describe the connection issue. Concert halls and opera houses: Teatros arquitetura Acoustique architecturale.

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bersnek Open to the public. Book; Illustrated English Griffith University. Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? Tags What are tags? During World War II, he became the director of Harvard’s Electroacoustic Lab, where he worked to improve voice communication with airplanes for the military.

Three appendices supplement the chapters: