The Gewa Music Contest for Young Musicians
Gewa Music is a benchmark company in the world of musicians, a company able to take on a worldwide position in the production and distribution of strings musical instruments and accessories, such as cases, supports and strings, as well as a very wide range of acoustic instruments, so that Gewa Music can be defined as a "music engineer".
Gewa Strings (strings division) is the promoter of the "Gewa Young Contest", an itinerant competition throughout Italy that will end with the National Final in Cremona, the world-famous home of violin. During this occasion Gewa Music and Puma will be partners...
Relaxing environments and tiring environments
“Communicating" is such a natural and pervasive act that it is difficult to imagine the great difficulties that our auditory system must overcome in order to extract comprehensible information from the complex auditory signal that reaches our ears.
In particular, the capacity of our brain is constantly put to the test when it comes to understanding the message of a speaker while others may be speaking at the same time and in the same surroundings. Restaurants, bars, and coffee bars...
What is the acoustic comfort?
The acoustic comfort is the well being perceived by a user during an activity inside a sound field. As regards the acoustic quality of the environments dedicated to listening to the words, it is necessary to ensure no interference...
What is a soundscape?
A soundscape is generally a natural acoustic environment in its entirety, with all the sounds composing it: sounds of life, artificial sounds, natural sounds. According to the definition of the Canadian composer Raymond Murray Schafer, a soundscape is “any field of acoustic study (…), a musical composition, a radio program or an environment”.
The acoustic design studies the soundscape, and from this originate acoustics designs...
Design home studio for pre-productions and recording
- Cliente: cantante professionista e compositore.
- Esigenza: riprese voce in locale dedicato nella propria abitazione.
- Locale: Taverna in locale storico con soffitto a volta.
Realizzazione Angolo vocal booth insonorizzato con struttura fissa e correzione acustica specifica per la sala regia con trattamento delle pareti con pannelli e bass traps accordate. Speciale trattamento sul soffitto necessario ad appendere i pannelli fono assorbenti su una superficie curva...
Piano lessons in an apartment?
Teaching private piano lessons in an apartment can be problematic, especially in the city center or in a block of flats. The piano is an instrument with a very wide sound excursion, able to descending at very low frequencies (below 30 dB). It has a great capability to transmit the sound mechanically and a sound pressure of about 90/100 dB..
For this reason the acoustic soundproofing of a piano in a flat has to be done under both the mechanical and the air...