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Title: Evaluating musical instruments

Scientific measurements of sound generation and radiation by musical instruments are surprisingly hard to correlate with the subtle and complex judgments of instrumental quality made by expert musicians.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22259287
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Physics Today; Journal Volume: 67; Journal Issue: 4; Other Information: (c) 2014 American Institute of Physics; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS; ACOUSTIC ESR; ACOUSTIC MONITORING; COMMUNICATIONS; SOUND WAVES