Auditorium acoustics and architectural design, 2nd edition

Michael Barron

Research output: Book/ReportBook


The book considers the principles of acoustic design for the following types of auditorium: concert halls, recital halls, drama theatres, opera houses and multi-purpose halls. Over 40 case studies are included. The book is well-illustrated and contains plans and sections of 80 auditoria at the uniform scale of 1:500. Historical detail is also given. Though the book contains technical detail, it is also aimed at all disciplines associated with audiotrium design.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherSpon Press
Number of pages504
ISBN (Print)978-0-419-24510-0
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2009


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