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The Science of Singing Voice
Althought there are numerous books dealing with the science and acoustics of speech, there are relatively few that deal with the singing voice as distinct from the speaking voice. Now, Johan
The Physics of Musical Instruments
This book presents a model of continuous systems in One Dimension: Strings and Bars in Two-Dimensional Systems, which combines free and Forced Vibrations of Simple Systems.
Introduction to Acoustics
This brief introduction may help to persuade the reader that acoustics covers a wide range of interesting topics. It is impossible to cover all these topics in a single handbook, but we have
Principles of Vibration and Sound
1 Free and Forced Vibrations of Simple Systems.- 2 Continuous Systems in One Dimension: Strings and Bars.- 3 Two-Dimensional Systems: Membranes and Plates.- 4 Coupled Vibrating Systems.- 5 Nonlinear
Springer Handbook of Acoustics
Acoustics, the science of sound, has developed into a broad interdisciplinary field encompassing the academic disciplines of physics, engineering, psychology, speech, audiology, music, architecture,
Science of Percussion Instruments
The percussion family drums with definite pitch interlude - sound and hearing drums with indefinite pitch interlude - vibrations of bars and air columns xylophones and marimbas metallophones
The Science of String Instruments
1. Introduction 2. Plucked Strings 3. Guitars and Lutes 4. Portuguese Guitar 5. Banjo 6. Mandolin Family Instruments 7. Psalteries and Zithers 8. Harpsichord and Clavichord 9. The Harp 10. The
Acoustics of the glass harmonica
Modern glass harmonicas have developed along two different lines: One type consists of a collection of wineglasses, which the player sets into vibration by moving a finger around the rim. The other