HANDBOOK OF ACOUSTICS - online book

A complete view of Acoustical Science & its bearings on music, for musicians & music students.

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CONTENTS.
CHAPTER I. Introductory—The Origin of a Musical Sound
PAGES
1-7
CHAPTER II. The Transmission of Sound
8-22
CHAPTER III. On the Ear
23-28
CHAPTER IV.
On the Pitch of Musical Sounds
29-43
CHAPTER V
The Melodic Relations of the sounds of the Com
mon Scale
44-51
CHAPTER VI.
On the Intensity or Loudness of Musical Sounds
52-56
CHAPTER VH.
Resonance, Co-vibration, or Sympathy of Tones
57-68
CHAPTER VIII. On the Quality of Musical Sounds
69-85
CHAPTER IX. On the Vibrations of Strings.
86-97
CHAPTER X.
Flue-pipes and Reeds
98-117
CHAPTER XI.
On the vibration of Rods, Plates, &c.
118-127
CHAPTER XII.
Combination Tones
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128-135