Undergraduate Courses - Music Technology

MPATE-UE 1035 - Musical Acoustics

Time: 30 hours
Credits: 3 credits
Term: Fall/Summer
Instructor: Barry Greenhut

Introduces two fundamental areas of study: the phenomena and physics of sound and hearing, and models of musical instrument behavior. Students perform scientific experiments that examine basic phenomena, and design, build and analyze a musical instrument. Students will be required to solve simple mechanics problems using algebra and trigonometry.

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