Publications and References

The Use of a High Frequency Emphasis Microphone for Musicians

Instrumental music, whether related to its overall higher intensity or its greater crest factor, tends to overdrive the front end of the hearing aid because of the limited available dynamic range on the given A/D converters. Here is one possible solution that can be added to the dispensing professional’s toolbox: the HF microphone hearing aid.


Marshall Chasin, AuD, MSc, Aud(C) and Mark Schmidt