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
   
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Straight Arrow Recording: A Profile
A Vermont studio. Mike Billingsley (inventor of the SASS mic) built this one.
5/1994
Stereo Reconsidered: A+B/A-B: Another Way of Mixing
Dave explains how to listen in A+B/A-B, or "Sum and Difference" Listening and Mixing.
1/1993
Taming the Big Wave
Getting Control of Low Frequencies in the Studio and Control Room
1/1997
More Rock and Roll Clichés For Fun And Profit
While Amateurs Plagiarize, Professionals Use What Works!
7/1994
The Microphone vs. the Ear
Why Recordings Don't Sound Quite Like the Real Thing and Some Things You Can Do About It. An informal introduction to the realities of psychoacoustics.
5/1993
Power Amps Revisited: The Joys Of An “Audiophile” Amplifier
Dave reviews the R.E. Designs LNPA 150 power amp.
3/1997
Taking Stock: How Important Is High Resolution Audio, Anyway?
An epic discussion of high resolution digital audio.
9/2000
Liberal Arts Education and Professionalism: A New Perspective
How audio can actually work in a Liberal Arts curriculum.
11/1988
Bad Audio and Some Unintended Consequences
Dave Gardiner brings up the issues surrounding legacy noise reduction (Dolby) in TV audio.
5/2002
The Growing Gulf Between High Resolution and Low Res
Two diverging trends in audio standards; which fork do you take?
4/2003
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.