University of Hartford Libraries

Music Production and Technology Subject Guide


General Resources

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

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

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

Architectural Acoustics

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

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

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

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


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

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

Music Acoustics

By Curtis Roads. Allen Library [ML3805 R63 M53]

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Call Numbers

Electronic Music

Music acoustics

Architectural acoustics

Audio Engineering & Recording Techniques



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

Subject Headings

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.

The web version of this document can be found online at Production and Technology