Sound Studio Construction on a Budget by F. Alton EverestSound Studio Construction on a Budget by F. Alton Everest

Sound Studio Construction on a Budget

byF. Alton Everest

Paperback | September 22, 1996

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From one of the world's leading acoustics experts, this nuts-and-bolts book offers complete instructions and guidance for building your own inexpensive sound studio. Anyone with a discerning ear and a modicum of electronics skills can follow the clear plans for 10 designs, which include a voice-over recording studio; recording studios for modern, classical, and rock music; a home theater; small announce booth; control room; and music listening room. All projects are fully illustrated and accompanied by complete part lists.
F. Alton Everest is a legend in the world of sound. The creator of numerous technical innovations, and the author of scores of books and scholarly papers, he has been a leader in television engineering, sound recording, motion pictures, radio, and multimedia. A co-founder and director of the Science Film Production division of the Mood...
Title:Sound Studio Construction on a BudgetFormat:PaperbackDimensions:298 pages, 9.3 × 7.3 × 0.72 inPublished:September 22, 1996Publisher:McGraw-Hill Education

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0070213828

ISBN - 13:9780070213821


Table of Contents


A Voice-Over Recording Studio.

A Recording Studio for Modern and Classical Music.

A Recording Studio for Rock Music.

A Small Announce Booth.

A Film/Video/Audio Work Room.

Home Theater.

Control Room.

Hi-Fi Listening Room.


A: Diffusion by Schroeder Diffusor.

B: Site Selection.

C: Wall Construction and Performance.

D: Floor and Ceiling Construction and Performance.

E: HVAC Precautions.

F: Doors and Observation Windows.

G: Normal Mode Problems.

H: Sound Absorption Coefficients.