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Some more FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com

Over the next months, I will be uploading some commonly viewed FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com.... Read More

FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com- part 3

Over the next months, I will be uploading some commonly viewed FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com.... Read More

Commonly Asked Questions from Musician’s Clinics – 2

Over the next months, I will be uploading some commonly viewed FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com.... Read More

Some FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com

Over the next months, I will be uploading some commonly viewed FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com.... Read More

THE PROBLEM WITH FREQUENCY TRANSPOSITION AND MUSIC

Introduction: Frequency transposition, frequency shifting, and frequency compression are all terms that refer to... Read More

INFO FOR MUSICIANS

Have We Really Come So Far? Part 1

When I first started as a young audiologist in 1981, custom hearing aids were not... Read More

Best of 2016: An open letter to hard of hearing musicians… again…

  This was the most well-read blog in Hear the Music in 2016.  Not... Read More

Music and audiometric asymmetries

I always am amazed by how much the study of music and musicians teaches... Read More

Part 2- The two most important numbers in Audiology are…

… 1.414 and 1.059… Part 2 of this blog is about 1.059 We saw... Read More

What hearing aid parameters can we allow the musician to self-adjust?

I am frequently asked by my musician clients if they can have control over... Read More

PREVENTING HEARING LOSS

Things change

I have been a clinical audiologist for about 35 years now and I am... Read More

Rock and Roll needs to be loud… but it doesn’t need to be intense.

Every rocker I have ever met (and I go back to the 60s) says... Read More

Musician earplugs and the 1.4 mm vent

When fitting musician earplugs, the clinical rule of thumb is the longer the better. ... Read More

Fireworks are not so bad after all!

On Monday we celebrated Canada Day (July 1) which is like the American July... Read More

Validating the attenuation features of musicians’ earplugs: Part 2

Internal machinery noise levels are probably one of the most ignored aspects of any... Read More