Written by the Director of Auditory Research at the Musicians' Clinics of Canada, this is an important guide on the subject of hearing loss for musicians. Offers information on the anatomy of hearing, medical problems associated with long-term noise exposure, hearing protection, and practical advice on preventative measures.
Information about exposure to high levels of noise in orchestras and bands. Aimed towards both musicians and music administrators, the site discusses typical decibel levels for different instruments. Includes guidance on noise risk assessment and planning in large ensemble settings.