Selected Archaeoacoustics Web Sites...

Archaeoacoustics involves rock art acoustics and "musical" instruments. It considers as well the acoustics of ancient buildings, and other inquires into the acoustics of "place". This research is sometimes thought of as "the archaeology of the senses".

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Rock Art Acoustics

This web page by Steven J. Waller examines the idea that prehistoric art correlates to echoing locations (that sound was a motivation for cave paintings and petroglyphs).

Chavín de Huántar Archaeological Acoustics Project

This project site is a collaboration between Stanford University's Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (CCRMA) and the Archaeology/Anthropology Department.

updated 10/10/2017.