The science of musical instruments


SYOS process is based on the combination of two different disciplines: musical acoustics and psychoacoustics. SYOS mouthpieces were developed after 5 five of research in these two domains. Today, SYOS offers an infinity of new geometries to the musicians, which allows to shape the sound aesthetics regardless of the material used to make the mouthpiece.


Musical acoustics is the scientific fields dedicated to the study of musical instruments. Right between wave physics and music, this domain stem from... read more
Psychoacoustics is the study of sound perception. This research domain merges physics and psychology, in order to understand how sound waves are perceived by our... read more
Terms related to materials are often used to describe the sound of musical instruments: a brassy sound, a metallic sound, a woody sound... In order to have a complete understanding of the material influence... read more