Christian Books, Bibles, Music & More - 1.888.395.0572
Call our Toll Free Number:
Find us on:
Follow Us On 

Twitter!   Join Us On Facebook!

Christian Bookstore .Net is a leading online Christian book store.

Shop Christian Books, Bibles, Jewelry, Church Supplies, Homeschool Curriculum & More!

Guide to Sound Systems for Worship [Paperback]

By Jon F. Eiche (Editor), Cathy Shimmen (Illustrator), Claudio Lomnitz (Editor), Paul Maybury (Illustrator), Katia Donoghue (Translator) & Glenn M. Callaghan, Ph.D.
Our Price $ 21.21  
Retail Value $ 24.95  
You Save $ 3.74  (15%)  
Item Number 162559  
Buy New $21.21
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock

Item Specifications...

Pages   194
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.5" Width: 8.5" Height: 11"
Weight:   1.25 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Aug 1, 1990
Publisher   Yamaha
ISBN  079350029X  
EAN  9780793500291  
UPC  073999902433  

Availability  0 units.

Item Description...
The Yamaha Guide to Sound Systems for Worship is written to assist in the design, purchase and operation of a sound system. It provides the basic information on sound systems that is most needed by ministers, members of boards of trustees and worship and music committees, interested members of congregations, and even employees of musical instrument dealers that sell sound systems. To be of greatest value to all, it is written to be both nondenominational and "non-brand-name."

Buy Guide to Sound Systems for Worship by Jon F. Eiche, Cathy Shimmen, Claudio Lomnitz, Paul Maybury, Katia Donoghue & Glenn M. Callaghan, Ph.D. from our Christian Books store - isbn: 9780793500291 & 079350029X upc: 073999902433

The team at Christian Bookstore .Net welcome you to our Christian Book store! We offer the best selections of Christian Books, Bibles, Christian Music, Inspirational Jewelry and Clothing, Homeschool curriculum, and Church Supplies. We encourage you to purchase your copy of Guide to Sound Systems for Worship by Jon F. Eiche, Cathy Shimmen, Claudio Lomnitz, Paul Maybury, Katia Donoghue & Glenn M. Callaghan, Ph.D. today - and if you are for any reason not happy, you have 30 days to return it. Please contact us at 1-877-205-6402 if you have any questions.

More About Jon F. Eiche, Cathy Shimmen, Claudio Lomnitz, Paul Maybury, Katia Donoghue & Glenn M. Callaghan, Ph.D.

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Eiche has served as an editor and writer for Hal Leonard Corporation since 1980. He has worked on owner's manuals. A keyboardist, songwriter, and Chapman Stick player, he frequently applies his knowledge of musical technology in performances at church with his wife, a singer.

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories
1Books > Special Features > New & Used Textbooks   [3551  similar products]
2Books > Subjects > Entertainment > Music > General   [16405  similar products]
3Books > Subjects > Entertainment > Music > Recording & Sound   [415  similar products]
4Books > Subjects > Entertainment > Music > Theory, Composition & Performance > Techniques   [949  similar products]
5Books > Subjects > Professional & Technical > Engineering > Electrical & Electronics > Stereo & Audio Equipment   [51  similar products]
6Books > Subjects > Professional & Technical > Engineering > Electrical & Optical > Electronics > Stereo & Audi   [50  similar products]
7Books > Subjects > Professional & Technical > Engineering   [1070  similar products]
8Books > Subjects > Professional & Technical > Professional Science > Physics > Acoustics & Sound   [308  similar products]
9Books > Subjects > Reference > General   [31729  similar products]
10Books > Subjects > Reference   [1851  similar products]
11Books > Subjects > Science > Physics > Acoustics & Sound   [795  similar products]

Similar Products
The Sound Reinforcement Handbook (Yamaha Products)
The Sound Reinforcement Handbook (Yamaha Products)
Item: 129261

Reviews - What do our customers think?
Very good content  Mar 28, 2008
Doesn't matter if you are a beginner or a famous sound enginner.
This book is a kind of a bible.
Very good content, large knowledge.
After the YAMAHA's Sound Reiforcement Handbook by: Gary Davis & Ralph Jones, This is for me de second most important audio enginner book
Good reading....
Carlos Guinle - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil.
Great Product  Dec 8, 2007
It's a great product and the service was fast. I really think this book is for people just starting out, but I learned from it too and I'm not starting out. It's written well and in the correct order to help.
Still the best book available on church sound so far...  Jul 29, 2007
I am an acoustical and systems design consultant who specializes in the design and functional rehabilitation of worship facilities. I recently re-read this book as part of a survey of available literature to recommend to the church staff members and volunteers I routinely train in technical operations.

Simply put, virtually all of the information in this well-written book by knowledgeable authors is of a fundamental nature. The misconceptions many people have about these basic technical principles, along with various types of moral failures, are the cause of most of the bad sound we encounter in our daily lives. In my view, the absence of present-day fad products only helps to maintain focus of the book on serving the needs of the novice church sound operator. One exception is probably to be found in the area of stage monitoring, where the explosion in the availability of in-ear monitoring and personal mixing systems has revolutionized the quality of sound that can be attained by amateur musicians. A few other developments, such as high-quality sub-miniature microphones for speech and close instrument pickup, and the superior tools now available to the audio system designer for measurement and prediction, would also be worthwhile to mention in an updated edition. It is probably best not to spend too much time on such things as loudspeakers, DSP, and room acoustical devices, even though their development continues at a brisk pace, since the selection of these technologies is a design-level task. To that end, one of the ways in which this book is smarter than most on church audio is that it helps the novice to gain a sense of what is and *is not* a user-level decision or adjustment, and what tasks should be performed by audio professionals at either the technician/installer, or designer, levels. These are some of the most important concepts for any audio practitioner, facility manager, organizational leader, or performing artist to be aware of.

Apart from ephemeral changes in recording media, about the only truly out-of-date information in this book is the suggestion that monophonic, central-cluster loudspeaker systems are appropriate for music-intensive churches. For the most authoritative summary of this topic, see Jim Brown's AES preprint #5666.

Finally, this book contains a useful bibliography, although its list of manufacturers should perhaps be replaced with a list of journals and magazines, training organizations, and web resources. As it is, it is the best available starting point for the church sound operator, and should be combined with Curt Taipale's "The Heart of Technical Excellence" in order to gain the best insight available from a book on the role and needs of church technical staff and volunteers. Happy reading!
New to Sound Systems in Church.  Nov 14, 2006
This book was excellent in covering sound systems for church and other applications. It discussed all aspects of audio operations both basic and advanced. While not a substitute for a lot of OJT and real involement, it helped me to understand how things worked and why you do things the way you do.
Review on "Sound Systems for Worship."  Sep 10, 2006
I scanned this book after buying it. I definetely plan on reading this. It is a very useful book. True, it has a lot of information that goes over my head because I've never had classes in communications electronics, for one thing. But it looks very useful for my music career in the near future.

Write your own review about Guide to Sound Systems for Worship

Customer Support: 1-888-395-0572
Welcome to Christian Bookstore .Net

Our team at Christian Bookstore .Net would like to welcome you to our site. Our Christian book store features over 150,000 Christian products including Bibles, Christian music, Christian books, jewelry, church supplies, Christian gifts, Sunday school curriculum, purity rings, homeschool curriculum and many other items to encourage you in your walk with God. Our mission is to provide you with quality Christian resources that you can benefit from and share with others. The best part is that our complete selection of Christian books and supplies is offered at up to 20% off of retail price! Please call us if you have any questions or need assistance in ordering at 1-888-395-0572. Have a blessed day.

Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Customer Support