Moulton Laboratories
the art and science of sound




6/2006
Design considerations for an idealized domestic surround sound listening space
The author describes an ideal surround sound system.
6/2006
   
Random Articles
Whaddya Mean The Sound Is Fluffy?
Exploring the tenuous relationship between words and sounds.
6/1999
About Comb Filtering, Phase Shift and Polarity Reversal
The phenomena of comb filtering, phase shift and polarity reversal are surrounded in myth and are a bedrock topic for audio engineers.
8/1993
How High Do We Really Need To Hear
What Really Happens To Them Ultrasonic Signals, Anyway?
4/2000
Hearing: The Highs and the Lows of It
Dave attempts to explain how we perceive pitch, to an alien.
2/2001
Principles of Multitrack Mixing: The Kick Drum/Bass Relationship
Pop and rock means kick drum and bass. Mixing them well is essential.
2/1993
Power Amps Revisited: The Joys Of An “Audiophile” Amplifier
Dave reviews the R.E. Designs LNPA 150 power amp.
3/1997
Some Thoughts About Our Recent Day of Horror
Bad Audio and the Meaning of TV At A Time Like This. A piece from 2001.
11/2001
Looking At MIDI Through the Wrong End of The Telescope
A Quick Review of Voltage Control Languages, and the Origins of MIDI
1/1995
What Happens When Our Willing Suspension of Disbelief Hits the Wall? Uh-oh!
Discussing the limits of music specifically composed for performance playback on a set of surround sound loudspeakers.
6/2002
Starting Over IV
Three Not-So-Easy Pieces About Starting Over: Care And Feeding Of The Median Plane.
6/1994
NEWS
KCUR broadcasts piece on the Kauffman Center Garage
For a series called "Artists in their Own Words," KCUR's Laura Spencer met up with composer David Moulton and artist Lajos Héder during the installation.
Bang & Olufsen wins major car sound system award
The Bang & Olufsen in-car entertainment system fitted to the Audi A8 has been voted the world’s best sound system.
MoultonLabs.com II
Welcome to the new Moulton Laboratories website.
“From Exile to Exaltation” wins 2006 Independent Music Awards for Best Gospel Song
Two of Dave's surround mixes were nominated for the Independent Music Awards, one wins!
Sensible Sound on the BL5
"demonstrably the finest loudspeaker system designed and manufactured thus far."
Audi debuts B&O automotive sound system
The Advanced Sound System, incorporating Sausalito Audio Works' ALT lenses, was introduced at the Frankfurt Motor Show.