Acoustics for Musicians Fall 2017 Reference Page

Course Number: 
371
Instructor: 
Paul Terry
Level: 
Undergraduate
Course Description: 
Intended for music students who wish to learn about physical basis of sound, sound perception, musical scales, musical instruments, and room acoustics. May not be taken by Physics majors to count as physics credit.
Prerequisites: 
Completion of QR-A, High school algebra. Intended primarily for musicians and others with some music background
Lecture Place and Time: 
MW 12:05-12:55pm, 2223 Chamberlin Hall
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 7:25pm to 9:25pm
Textbooks: 
The Acoustical Foundations of Music, 2nd edition by John Backus W.W. Norton 1977, ISBN 0393090965
Musical Acoustics, 3rd edition by Donald Hall Brooks/Cole Cengage Learning 2002, ISBN 0534377289
©2013 Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System