The Technical Committee on Musical Acoustics is concerned with the application of science and technology to the field of music. Topics of current interest include the physics of musical sound production, music perception and cognition, and analysis and synthesis of musical sounds. TCMU is an interdisciplinary committee with ties to architectural, psychological and physiological, signal processing, speech, physical, and structural acoustics. Members of the committee represent a variety of backgrounds and interests, yet are united by a common interest in understanding all aspects of the science of music.