BOSTON AUDIO SOCIETY
November 2008 Meeting
Date: Sunday, November 16, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Killian Hall, Hayden Library, Building 14, MIT Campus, Cambridge
Topics: *The State of the Art in Concert Hall Acoustic Design
*Analysis of the Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville
*Symphony Hall Improvements Resulting From Recent and Future Restorations
Featured Guests: Leo Beranek, Chris Blair, Jonathan
McPhee, Stephen Owades, John F. Allen
John F. Allen will moderate a sure-to-be-lively discussion
of the true state of the art in the design of modern concert halls, including
a special focus on the new Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville as
well as recent acoustic improvements at Boston's Symphony Hall. This very
special meeting features a blue ribbon panel of experts that is sure to
enlighten and entertain.
This is an open joint meeting of the Acoustical Society
of America, the Audio Engineering Society, the Boston Audio Society and
the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers.
All are welcome.
For more details, see John F. Allen's website www.hps4000.com,