Never before has the everyday soundtrack of urban space been so cacophonous. Since the 1970s, sound researchers have attempted to classify noise, music, and everyday sounds using concepts such as Pierre Shafer's sound object and R. Murray Schafer's soundscape. Recently, the most significant team of soundscape researchers in the world has been concerned with the effects of sounds on listeners.Never before has the everyday soundtrack of urban space been so cacophonous.
|Author||:||Jean François Augoyard, Henry Torgue|
|Publisher||:||McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP - 2006-01-01|