In the News

Mark Holden’s newly published book uses evidence-based design to prove that outstanding acoustics can be achieved in multi-use performance spaces. Acoustics of Multi-Use Performing Arts Centers is now available on CRCPress.com and Amazon.com.


Our team has expanded and we moved to a new office.
Jaffe Holden
3737 Glenwood Ave.
Suite 100
Raleigh, NC 27612


Our team contributed acoustic and audio/video consultation services for the renovation of the iconic Altria Theater in Richmond, Virginia. Read the article in Retrofit Magazine to learn more about renovation that both upgraded and expanded this 1920’s building.


Read the following article about the Robinson Center in Little Rock, Arkansas that features Mark Holden. Or, listen to the audio report that includes Mark discussing tuning the hall! Our team proudly contributed acoustics, audio/video and IT infrastructure services on this project.


Duke University’s West Campus Union creates a union between student life and a dining experience. This article notes the team members that contributed to the project.


Mark Holden’s book, Acoustics of Multi-Use Performing Arts Centers, is featured in the June issue of Sound & Communications. Read the review here.


Read this article that quotes Mark Holden regarding the Eccles Theater project. The Eccles Theater features a 2,500-seat performance hall, an intimate black box theater, event and rehearsal spaces, a 6-story grand lobby, an outdoor plaza, and a galleria connection to an adjacent office tower.


Our team contributed acoustics and audio/video services to Studio Bell, the home of Canada’s National Music Centre. Read the article here that quotes Russ Cooper, a Principal at Jaffe Holden.


“This is the guy that knows everything about sound. He’s a guru.” An article that speaks highly about Mark Holden with regards to the McAllen Performing Arts Center and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Performing Arts Complex projects.


Read the following article in the Gazette that features excellent pictures of the Voxman Music Building at the University of Iowa. Our team contributed acoustic and audio/video design and consultation services for the project.


Read the article featured in Lighting and Sound about the Ascend Amphitheater. This project is a new outdoor concert destination in Nashville, Tennessee!


The University of Arkansas’ Faulkner Performing Arts Center has been transformed! Read more about how Jaffe Holden contributed to the renovation here.


Read about the rebirth of Houston’s Alley Theatre here. JH contributed AV systems and acoustic design services for this 824-seat landmarked theater.