Sound Delay Calculator: Marching Band
By Nikhil Patel
This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.
This app is used to determine how delayed a sound will be between two points on the marching field.
Simply enter the tempo and set the distance on the field and the app will return the delay:
- approximated to the closest note value
- in milliseconds (ms)
- as a fraction of 1 beat
Additionally, past calculations can be saved for future reference.
This app is also a good resource to better your understanding of sound delay and learn best practices for managing sound delay in a marching ensemble.
Get clear and informative tips for:
- Metronome Placement
- Section Responsibilities as it relates to sound delay