Music Production and Technology Subject Guide - University Libraries, University of Hartford

Sections in this category: General Resources | Architectural Acoustics | Directories | Music Acoustics | Techniques

General Resources

The Age of Electroacoustics
By Roland Wittje. Online resource: Access here or see library catalog record here: Check Status

Audio Production and Critical Listening
By Jason Corey and David H. Benson. Allen Library Stacks [ML3805 C67 A8 2017] Check Status

The Business of Audio Engineering
By Dave Hampton. Allen Library Stacks [TK7881.4 H21 B87] Check Status

Architectural Acoustics

Acoustics and Noise Control
By R.J. Peters, B.J. Smith, and Margaret Hollins. Mortensen Library Stacks [NA2800 .S49 2011] Check Status

Architectural Acoustics
Edited by William J. Cavanaugh, Gregory C. Tocci, and Joseph A. Wilkes. Mortensen Library Stacks [NA2800 .A685 2010] Check Status

Architectural Acoustics Illustrated
By Michael Ermann. Mortensen Library Stacks [NA2800 .E76 2015] Check Status

Concert Halls and Opera Houses
By Leo Beranek. Mortensen Library Stacks [NA2800 .B39 2004] Check Status


Billboard International Buyer's Guide
Allen Library Reserves [PERM RES ML18 B56 I58] Check Status

Pollstar Record Company Directory
Allen Library Reference [REF ML12 P655 R43] Check Status

Music Acoustics

By Curtis Roads. Allen Library [ML3805 R63 M53] Check Status

Music, cognition, and computerized sound
Edited by Perry R. Cook. Allen Library Stacks [ML3805 M87 C66] Check Status


The Art of Digital Audio Recording
By Steve Savage. Allen Library Stacks [TK7881.4 S38 A77] Check Status

Audio Production Principles
By Stephane Elmosnino. Allen Library Stacks [TK7881.4 E34 2018] Check Status

Handbook for Sound Engineers
Edited by Glen M. Ballou. Mortensen Library Reference [REF TK7881.4 .H36 2015] Check Status

Mix Smart
By Alexander U. Case. Allen Library Stacks [TK7881.4 C37 M59] Check Status

Practical Recording Techniques
By Bruce and Jenny Bartlett. Allen Library Stacks [TK7881.6 B37 P7 2017] Check Status

The Recording Engineer's Handbook
By Bobby Owsinski. Allen Library Stacks [TK7881.4 O97 R43] Check Status

Recording Orchestra and Other Classical Music Ensembles
By Richard King. Allen Library Stacks [ML3790 K551 R4 2016] Check Status

Below are call number ranges for areas within this topic. Use these call numbers to browse the library shelves when you have a general idea of what you want, but don't have a specific item in mind.

Electronic Music

Music acoustics

Architectural acoustics

Audio Engineering & Recording Techniques


Search both electronic and paper volumes to find complete library holdings.

Journal Title:

Absolute Sound

Acustica (Mortensen)


Electronic Musician


Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (Mortensen)

Journal of the Audio Engineering Society (Mortensen)

Leonardo Music Journal


Stereo Review

Use these subject headings to search by general topic in our Library catalog. Copy the subject heading into the search box and use the drop down menu to search by "Subject". There are many more possible subjects than what we have listed here, but these should get you started.

Acoustical Engineering

Acoustics and physics

Architectural acoustics

Audio equipment industry

Auditory perception

Computer sound processing


Magnetic recorders and recording


Noise control


Sound Recording and reproducing

Sound recording industry

Sound recordings Production and direction

Sound studios

Stereophonic sound systems

Acoustical Society of America
The ASA home page provides information about the society, acoustics, graduate programs and job information, as well as carefully chosen relevant links.

Audio Engineering Society
An excellent comprehensive site which provides information about AES and an extensive list of links to audio research, equipment, companies, music and musical instruments, electronic music, radio and broadcasting, and education.

Digital Domain
"This web site is designed to help audio engineers and musicians make better compact discs and CD-ROMs."
News about the Grammy Foundation, the Recording Academy, and the general music industry.

Neumann Microphones USA
This is the company's home page, which includes links to many other related pages and companies.

The Recording Industry Association of America site has information on legislation, piracy, technology, statistics, and awards.