The Catgut Acoustical Society Library

File #:M6120

Name:Meyer, Erwin


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General Information:

Well known Professor of physics and researcher in acoustics, Meyer was the first to apply the electronic

technology of the late 1920s and early 30s to the analysis of the tones of musical instruments, which

included the violin, viola and cello. This work is published in "Die Klangspectrum der Musikinstrumente",

Mitteilung aus dem Heinrich Hertz Inst. Fur Schwingungsforschung, Berlin. Walter de Gruyter U, CO.

(see file)

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Technical Paper: (1 from 1931 in German - English abstract - on musical instrument spectra. See

Tech Summary.

Key Words:Spectra

Last modified: 27 June 1998