Bauhaus-Universität Weimar

Titel:
Sound and Music. A Non-Mathematical Treatise on the Physical Constitution of Musical Sounds and Harmony
Person:
Taylor, Sedley
PURL:
https://digitalesammlungen.uni-weimar.de/viewer/image/lit38360/9/
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CONTENTS. 
CHAPTER III. 
ON RESONANCE. 
Resonating pianoforte wires and tuning-forks ; cause of the 
phenomenon, §§ 37, 38—Resonance of a column of air ; laws of 
its production, § 39—Relation between the length of an air- 
column and the pitch of its note of maximum resonance, § 40— 
Resonance-boxes, § 41—Helmholtz’s resonators, § 42. 
CHAPTER IV. 
ON QUALITY. 
Composite nature of musical sounds in general ; series of con¬ 
stituent tones, and law which connects them, § 43—Experimental 
analysis of musical sounds, §§ 44, 45—Nomenclature of the sub¬ 
ject, § 46—Helmholtz’s theory of musical quality, as depending 
on the number, orders, and relative intensities of the partial-tones 
present in any given clang, § 47. 
CHAPTER V. 
ON THE ESSENTIAL MECHANISM OF THE PRINCIPAL MUSICAL INSTRU¬ 
MENTS, CONSIDERED IN REFERENCE TO QUALITY. 
Sounds of tuning-forks, § 48—Modes of vibration of an elastic 
tube, § 49—Meeting of equal and opposite pulses ; formation of 
nodes, § 50—Number of nodes formed, § 51—Nature and rate of 
segmental vibration, §§ 52, 53—Motion of a sounding string; 
quality and pitch of its note, §§ 54, 55—The pianoforte, § 56— 
Meeting of equal and opposite systems of longitudinal waves, 
§ 57—Reflection of Sound at a closed and at an open orifice, 
§ 58—Modes of segmental vibration in stopped and open pipes, 
§§ 59, 60—Deepest note obtainable from a pipe, § 61—Relation 
between length of pipe and pitch of note, § 62—Theory of re¬ 
sonance-boxes, § 63—Flue-pipes and reed-pipes, § 64—Construc¬ 
tion of flue-pipes and quality of their sounds, § 65—Mechanism 
of a reed ; timbre of an independent reed, and of a reed associated 
with a pipe, § 66—Orchestral wind-instruments, § 67—Mechan¬ 
ism of the human voice, § 68—Synthetic confirmation of Helm¬ 
holtz’s theory of quality, § 69.
        

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