hearing aid signal processing

We are now up to 109 dB…

The input-related dynamic range of modern hearing aids (also known as its input “Headroom”) is important to know in order to prevent distortion and input-clipping of louder sounds in the environment.  Typical loud input sounds are music and the level of a hearing aid consumer’s own voice.  Up until recently, the highest-level sound that could…

Read More

Guidelines for Musicians with Hearing Loss to Bring to Their Audiologist

This is a reprint of an article written by Nancy Williams based on an interview with me,  for Grand Piano Passion, an online magazine for musicians with hearing loss.  It blends practical articles with inspiration for its community of readers with hearing loss dedicated to making music. Founding Editor Nancy M. Williams is an ardent…

Read More