JH Addresses Acoustic Challenges at ASA Meeting

  |  May 16, 2019

Acoustic Expert in Performing Arts

Associate Principal of Acoustics, Matt Nichols, spoke at the Acoustical Society of America conference in Louisville, KY. As a presenter in the Higher Education Schools of Music session, Matt led a discussion about the University of Colorado’s newly opened Ent Center for the Arts. He focused on sharing insight gleaned from addressing acoustic challenges for... Read More

The Hottest Trends in the Design of School Acoustics

  |  October 17, 2018

Acoustic Design in Classroom

Many of the basic building blocks of exceptional acoustic design in classrooms have not changed since the 1960’s. But recent advances in building science, classroom configuration, and materials are changing the way architects and builders approach sound in the classroom. It used to be thought that you had to use heavy masonry construction to create... Read More

Acoustic Design in K-12 Music Classrooms

  |  May 14, 2018

If there’s one type of classroom where acoustic design should be a top priority, it’s undeniably the music classroom. Bringing an acoustic consultant on board at the beginning of the project allows the architect to receive valuable insight early on in the process. A well-designed space for student musicians begins with determining what the room... Read More