Evaluating musical instruments

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Abstract / Description of output

Scientific measurements of sound generation and radiation by musical instruments are surprisingly hard to correlate with the subtle and complex judgements of instrumental quality made by expert musicians.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)35-40
Number of pages6
JournalPhysics Today
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2014

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • musical instruments
  • acoustics


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