Sonic Experience

Sonic Experience : A Guide to Everyday Sounds

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This brilliant book on the effects of sound on listeners is itself a stimulating listening experience, says composer R. Murray Schafer.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 230 pages
  • 178 x 229 x 14.22mm | 458.13g
  • Montreal, Canada
  • English
  • 8 b&w photographs
  • 077352942X
  • 9780773529427
  • 220,365

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"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
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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.
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