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concert halls

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture — Music.

In the early days of concert-giving, performances took place in any available suitably large room or hall. Where there was royal or wealthy patronage the choice could range from a ...

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Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music — World History — Architecture.

Hall or space used for private audiences with rulers in India.

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opera houses

Overview page. Subjects: Music — Architecture.

Since its origins at the end of the 16th century opera has undergone considerable evolutionary changes, not least in terms of production complexity and of the numbers of singers, orchestral...

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Overview page. Subjects: Architecture — Indian Music.

Certain passages or galleries are referred to as ‘whispering’ on account of the facility and distinctness with which a whisper

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