If Bad Sound Were Fatal, AudioWould be the Leading Cause of Death is about the "mind set" surrounding themost successful education idea in the audio industry, started by Don &Carolyn Davis, the founders of Synergetic Audio Concepts. Taken from over twenty years of Syn-Aud-ConNewsletters, If Bad Sound Were Fatal-- is thenon technical side of what was shared world-wide with thousands of Syn-Aud-Con"grads." It is a look at what inspired, thrilled, educated, re-directed, andentertained those on the journey to professionalism in audio and acoustics. Itis what the Davises foundinteresting, both in their own experiences and in the experiences of theirgrads. Liberally annotated with 2003comments on the original articles, it reveals the humorous,the travel experiences, philosophy, management mishaps, mistakes and myths, andis a cornucopia of shared synergetic insights on everything from audio toxylophones. There is a heavy dose ofhistory of audio giants, many of whom the Davisesknew personally, and the explosion of audio knowledge moving the audio industryout of the 1920s into the 21st century. The majority of the book canserve as an "ink blot" of diverse individuals who shared what amused,entertained and informed them. If youapproach this book logically, you're doomed to failure. It is an extreme caseof "free association" reminiscences.