Re: Overtones


Subject: Re: Overtones
From: Philippe-Aubert Gauthier (Philippe-Aubert.Gauthier@USherbrooke.ca)
Date: Tue Jun 29 2004 - 09:54:00 EDT


Hello,

You should definetly look for recent works of Stephen McAdams. Some recents
research (at IRCAM) was made regarding how people can describe an object
(material, size) by just hearing it. Very interesting in my opinion.

Bye!

Selon Jay Smalridge <inadaze@mac.com>:

> hi,
> So would you say that it would be worth looking into what the instruments are
> made of (and how that material reinforces the various frequencies) in my
> search for distinguishing musical instruments based on their sound? What
> makes an instrument unique, I guess, is the shape of it and what it is made
> of?
>

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