Eugene McDermott Concert Hall in the Morton H Meyerson Symphony Center Dallas TX USA

Dallas's McDermott Hall (Fig. 19.20) is a good example of a recent (1989) design approach incorporating a blend of the classic shoebox and opera-house forms with interesting technological innovations. The shape of the hall is nearly rectangular with a semicircular rear wall. Three shallow balconies ring the center seating area. The lowest is subdivided

Figure 19.20 McDermott Hall, Dallas, Texas, USA (Beranek, 1996)

Figure 19.20 McDermott Hall, Dallas, Texas, USA (Beranek, 1996)

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