Science Of Tone Production (1914)


SKU: 9781437052695
Author: Brouillet, Georges Antoine
Publication Date: 10/01/2008
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book
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The Science of Tone Production, written by Georges Antoine Brouillet and first published in 1914, is a comprehensive guide to the physics and mechanics of sound production on musical instruments. The book covers a wide range of topics related to tone production, including the properties of sound waves, the anatomy and physiology of the human ear and voice, the construction and operation of various types of instruments (including string, wind, and percussion instruments), and the techniques used by musicians to achieve different tonal effects.Throughout the book, Brouillet provides detailed explanations of the scientific principles underlying each aspect of tone production, using clear and accessible language that is suitable for both musicians and non-musicians alike. He also includes numerous diagrams, illustrations, and musical examples to help readers visualize the concepts he is discussing.The Science of Tone Production is a valuable resource for anyone interested in the science of sound and music, and is particularly useful for musicians, music educators, and instrument makers who want to gain a deeper understanding of the physical processes that underlie their craft. Despite being over a century old, the book remains relevant today, and its insights into the mechanics of sound production continue to inform our understanding of music and acoustics.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world’s literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.