Seth G

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Why Violins Have F-Holes: The Science & History of a Remarkable Renaissance Design

Before electronic amplification, instrument makers and musicians had to find newer and better ways to make themselves heard among ensembles and …

Why violin makers adopted the f-shaped hole

Why did violins slowly develop f-shaped sound-holes? Because it makes them more acoustically powerful than their ancestors, which had holes shaped …

At school I was quiet, uncertain. And then a violin gave me my voice.

After I mastered my first concerto at age 14, my parents decided to get me a nice violin. I tried out dozens of instruments before I found my match: a German violin with gold-tipped pegs and lustrous blond wood. It was beautiful, but what I liked best about it was its voice. Confident and bold, it …

Flute

This is what Mozart's own violin actually sounds like (spoiler: it's delightful)

25 January 2017, 17:50<p>Oh, not much to see here, just the violin that Mozart composed countless works of genius with...<p><b>This is the holy grail of</b> …

Piano

Titanic violin to go on display at 2 U.S. museums

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – A sea-corroded violin believed to have been played by the bandmaster of the Titanic as the ocean liner sank is headed to two …

Playing a Violin, From the Violin’s Perspective

A good musician makes it look easy. But his instrument knows the truth.Pavel Frumin hit the streets of Kiev, Ukraine, with a GoPro at either end of …

Guitar

Stradivarius: What you need to know about the legendary violins

Owning a Stradivarius immediately puts a violinist into one of the world's most exclusive clubs. Either you're rich enough to own one, which as a musician is an accomplishment in itself, or you've won the privilege to play one through a contest or fellowship. But for those who don't play violin, …

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Violin Tutor Pro Membership

Michael Sanchez takes you through EVERYTHING about playing violin from start to finish. NOTHING is left out.<p><i>The best and most effective violin</i> …

Bohemian Blanket Crochet Pattern Free

The blanket is worked in seven separate pieces and sewn together at the end. Swishy knotted fringing makes a stylish finishing touch.<p><b>YOU WILL NEED</b><p>■ …

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