Acoustic conditions in and propagating from orchestra pits

J. O'Keefe

Abstract


Orchestra pits are not always easy environments to perform in. Noise levels in most pits often exceed safe levels. In fact, most acoustical research in this area has concentrated on hearing loss. With the emerging understanding of performer related acoustics, it seems timely to expand the investigation of the acoustical conditions in pits

Keywords


architectural acoustics; orchestra pits; performer related acoustics; acoustical conditions

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