Inside the saxophone
Physical laws bring an acoustic answer for the saxophonists who keep wondering why!
When scientists study the way musical instruments are producing sounds, we can speak of music acoustics! An in-depth presentation of this scientific field.
The impedance is THE most important physical indicator to understand woodwinds instrument. Discover what it is, and how to measure it!
Back in school for a special lesson on acoustic basics: discover the physical phenomenon behind every sound you blow out of your horn!
Why do we perceive some sounds louder than others? What is the pitch of a sound? How do we define the timbre of a musical instrument? The psycho-acoustician brings answers to these questions in an experimental way.
Pad resonators are very important pieces in the saxophone. Pauline release here an acoustic study on those resonators, with theory and measurements.