Sonic Experience : A Guide to Everyday Sounds
This brilliant book on the effects of sound on listeners is itself a stimulating listening experience, says composer R. Murray Schafer.
- Paperback | 230 pages
- 178 x 229 x 14.22mm | 458.13g
- 01 May 2006
- McGill-Queen's University Press
- Montreal, Canada
- 8 b&w photographs
"Reading this book is like a stimulating listening experience: I found myself measuring the effects of sounds heard, overheard, or imagined." R. Murray Schafer, composer and author of The Tuning of the World
About Jean-Francois Augoyard
Jean-Fran?ois Augoyard, a philosopher, urban planner, and musicologist, is the founder of CRESSON at the School of Architecture in Grenoble. Henry Torgue, a sociologist and urban planner, is a researcher at CRESSON and an author, pianist, and composer.