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The Resource The acoustics of performance halls : spaces for music from Carnegie Hall to the Hollywood Bowl, J. Christopher Jaffe ; foreword by Leo L. Beranek

The acoustics of performance halls : spaces for music from Carnegie Hall to the Hollywood Bowl, J. Christopher Jaffe ; foreword by Leo L. Beranek

Label
The acoustics of performance halls : spaces for music from Carnegie Hall to the Hollywood Bowl
Title
The acoustics of performance halls
Title remainder
spaces for music from Carnegie Hall to the Hollywood Bowl
Statement of responsibility
J. Christopher Jaffe ; foreword by Leo L. Beranek
Title variation
Spaces for music from Carnegie Hall to the Hollywood Bowl
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jaffe, J. Christopher
Dewey number
725/.81
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA2800
LC item number
.J34 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architectural acoustics
  • Centers for the performing arts
  • Music
Label
The acoustics of performance halls : spaces for music from Carnegie Hall to the Hollywood Bowl, J. Christopher Jaffe ; foreword by Leo L. Beranek
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A design revolution -- Breaking away -- Where music, acoustics, and architecture meet -- The orchestra platform-the last frontier -- Designing the "shoebox" concert hall -- Musical memory -- Case study : Kennedy Center Concert Hall -- Recital halls -- Case study : Zankel Hall -- New surround style -- Multipurpose performance halls -- Case study : Severance Hall -- Symphonic summer music pavilions -- Case study : Blossom Music Center -- Amphitheaters and mobile symphony stages -- Concert hall shapers -- Case study : Nancy Lee and Perry R. Bass Performance Hall -- Cab forward -- Electronic architecture -- Case study : the Concord Pavilion -- Art and architecture : will the twain meet?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780393732559
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009044652
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • 1544222
  • (OCoLC)ocn449866853
  • (DLC) 2009044652
  • 1544222
Label
The acoustics of performance halls : spaces for music from Carnegie Hall to the Hollywood Bowl, J. Christopher Jaffe ; foreword by Leo L. Beranek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A design revolution -- Breaking away -- Where music, acoustics, and architecture meet -- The orchestra platform-the last frontier -- Designing the "shoebox" concert hall -- Musical memory -- Case study : Kennedy Center Concert Hall -- Recital halls -- Case study : Zankel Hall -- New surround style -- Multipurpose performance halls -- Case study : Severance Hall -- Symphonic summer music pavilions -- Case study : Blossom Music Center -- Amphitheaters and mobile symphony stages -- Concert hall shapers -- Case study : Nancy Lee and Perry R. Bass Performance Hall -- Cab forward -- Electronic architecture -- Case study : the Concord Pavilion -- Art and architecture : will the twain meet?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780393732559
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009044652
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • 1544222
  • (OCoLC)ocn449866853
  • (DLC) 2009044652
  • 1544222

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