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... The concept of loudness is explored. Loudness is a subjective sensation that humans have as part ... phons are explained, and loudness is related to spectrum, time, and measurement. Managing loudness in ...
... Nunan comments on the ongoing debate surrounding broadcasting loudness uniformity regulation, and ... argues that, while loudness is a concern and should be more uniform, such rule-making could create ...
... Lockwood suggests that broadcast loudness tandards and the Sound Check feature found in Apple's ... iTunes software could effectively end the "loudness war" between music producers and mastering engineers. ...
Square One: You've Got the Power
Electronic Musician (2004) Vol. 20, No. 11, pp. 82, 84, 86-88
... Ballora talks about the properties of sound volume and the various ways people measure loudness ... . A sidebar of "Further Reading" is offered on the subject of loudness and its implications. ...
ATSC Recommends Loudness Practices
Pro Sound News (2010) Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 10
... Practice that offers audio loudness guidelines for HD and SD content. The ATSC Recommended Practice ... : Techniques for Establishing and Maintaining Audio Loudness for Digital Television was approved by the ... Loudness at the Wiley Rein Conference Center in Washington, DC. ...
... The author discusses sound quality and loudness issues, and argues that with mastering levels near ... maximum these days, the only path to take is to lower the volume. He maintains that loudness normalization is the method to utilize. ...
DTV Launches Loudness Management Tutorial
Pro Sound News (2011) Vol. 33, No. 11, pp. 38
... The Loudness Management Tutorial comprises a series of illustrated chapters that detail techniques ... for establishing and maintaining audio loudness for Digital Television as laid out in the ATSC ... , followed by chapters on loudness metering, loudness monitoring and practical mixing techniques ...
... Mardirosian comments on the increasing loudness of organs and organ music in contemporary and other forms of music. ...
Both Acoustic Intensity and Loudness Contribute to Time-Series Models of Perceived Affect in Response to Music
Psychomusicology (2015) Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 124-137

In the fields of music and emotion, investigations of causal relationships between acoustic and perceptual parameters have shed light on real-time factors that underpin affective response to music. Two experiments reported here aimed to distinguish the role of acoustic intensity ...

... correlate of loudness in affective responses to a diverse set of musical stimuli (Western classical ... inherently strong psychophysical relationship between loudness and intensity using synthesized ... participants continuously rated loudness (N = 31) and perceived arousal/valence (N = 33) in response to 3 ...
... loudness and duration. Foam earplugs are effective and inexpensive ...
What a crescendo--not to be missed: Loudness on the musical stage
Studies in Musical Theatre (2016) Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 7-18

Recent research suggests that loudness, as an isolated aural quality, has an enormous ability to affect a listener's emotional response to a musical performance--but loudness is far more complex than simply cranking the volume up or down. This article traces ...

... Recent research suggests that loudness, as an isolated aural quality, has an enormous ability to ... affect a listener's emotional response to a musical performance--but loudness is far more complex than ... simply cranking the volume up or down. This article traces a history of loudness on the musical ...
Assessing Linearity in the Loudness Envelope of the Messa di Voce Singing Exercise Through Acoustic Signal Analysis
Journal of Voice (2015) Vol. 29, No. 5, pp. 646.e11-646.e21

Messa di voce (MDV) is a singing exercise that involves sustaining a single pitch with a linear change in loudness from silence to maximum intensity (the crescendo part) and back to silence again (the decrescendo part), with time symmetry between ...

... change in loudness from silence to maximum intensity (the crescendo part) and back to silence again ... pressure level (SPL, in decibels) of a singer's voice to measure loudness, so as to assess the ... linearity of each part-an approach that has limitations due to loudness and SPL not being linearly ...
Three Compliance Metering Plug-Ins
Mix (2013) Vol. 37, No. 4, pp. 64-67
... Reports the results of an experiment comparing the loudness of varnished and unvarnished cellos ... , and nine tests of a control cello. Notes the loudness as measured by the voltage from a piezoelectric ...
... Describes an improved apparatus and technique for measuring loudness as well as a curious quantity ... related to loudness, the Voltage Sum, which is sensibly independent of bow velocity. ...
... This study investigates how the direct biofeedback on vocal loudness administered with a portable ...
... relative audio levels. He discusses decibels, power and perceived loudness and instrument and equipment power capacity and requirements. ...