Falkland Palace Royal Tennis Court


These impulse responses were recorded in a tennis court with no roof. The court is designed for Real Tennis, or Caitch and can be found at Falkland Palace in Fife. It was originally built for King James V of Scotland and construction began in 1539.

Measurement Team: 

Dr. Damian T. Murphy

Capture Date: 

Tue, 24/03/2009


2300 m³

Source Sound: 

Log. Swept Sine; 20-22k Hz; 15s long

Source Sound Category: 

Swept sine (logarithmic)


Genelec S30D


Neumann KM 140 Cardioid
Soundfield SPS422B Microphone

Space Category: 

Open Air
Sports Hall

Generation Type: 

Real World

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Audiolab, University of York
Dr. Damian T. Murphy

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