Music, Physics and Engineering (Dover Books on Music) by Harry F. Olson
English | June 1, 1967 | ISBN: 0486217698 | 480 Pages | DJVU | 11 MB
This extraordinarily comprehensive text, requiring no special background in physics, math or music, discusses the nature of sound waves, musical instruments, musical notation, acoustic materials, elements of sound reproduction systems — from the telephone to stereo sound systems — and electronic music. "Very thorough, and full of well-presented facts." — Musical Times.