akutek.info

The www center for search, research and free sharing in acoustics

This page presents room acoustical parameters and other relevant key data for concert halls. Follow link to acoustic parameters in concert halls for basic information.

Odeon-Gade Halls

Odeon (www.odeon.com) have released computer models of the 11 halls listed in the table below, with prediction results for a total of 126 calculated source receiver constellations, together with corresponding measurements  performed by Gade. Occupied conditions are calculated by M Skålevik. All RT’s are 500 and 1000Hz octave bands averages.

Data


powered by FreeFind

Share this:

 

 

 

 

RT measured

RT predicted

 

Concert hall

Volume ** m3

Seats

unocc (s)

occ (s) **

unocc (s)

occ (s) ***

1

Barbican, London

18000

2000

2.0

1.7

2.0

1.8

2

Concertgebouw, Amsterdam

19000

2000

2.5

2.0

2.6

2.1

3

Derngate, Northamton

13500*

1300*

2.1

1.7*

2.0

1.6

4

Festspielhaus, Salzburg

15500

2200

1.9

1.5

1.9

1.6

5

Gasteig, Munich

30000

2500

2.2

1.9

2.2

2.0

6

Konserthus, Gøteborg

12000

1300

1.7

1.6

1.7

1.7

7

Liederhalle, Stuttgart

16000

2000

2.1

(1.6)

2.2

2.1

8

Musikverein, Vienna

15000

1700

3.2

2.0

3.2

2.1

9

Royal Festival Hall, London****

22000

2900

1.6

1.5

1.5

1.4

10

St David, Cardiff

22000

2000

2.2

2.0

2.2

2.1

11

Usher, Edinburg

16000

2500

2.0**

1.3

1.9

1.3

*(from Barron), **(from Beranek), ***(performed by M Skålevik by modifying ”unoccupied” Odeon model: a. Replacing empty chairs with occupied chairs; b. Replacing empty podium surfaces with 50% occupation by orchestra with instruments on chairs), ****(no assisted resonance), (Occupied Liederhalle measurement is from 1960 with large chorus on platform).