Harvey Fletcher, first president, and one of the founders of, the Acoustical Society of America, received a Grammy award this year, 35 years after his death. Dr. Fletcher is credited with the invention of stereophonic sound.  Read about Dr. Fletcher, and this award.

Also read more about the many contributions of Dr. Fletcher in the JASA article “Allen, Jont B. (1996) “Harvey Fletcher’s role in the creation of communication acoustics”; J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 99 (4) pp 1825–1839, April (pdf).”  or find the pdf of the article  below.