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... footjoints, how materials impact the sound, and open holes versus closed holes. ...
... regulations regarding air travel with musical instruments, with a focus on restricted instrument materials. ...
... Discusses the natural and manufactured materials that violin and bow makers have begun using as ... replacements for materials that have become scarce or endangered. Considers the use of mastodon ivory ... , the synthetic material Corian, carbon fiber, graphite, and other experimental materials. ...
Ukulele Products
Musical Merchandise Review (2010) Vol. 169, No. 10, pp. 34-36, 38
... Various new ukuleles, instrument tuners, instruction materials and strings are reviewed. ...
CASTING VIOLINS FOR INSPIRATION
Strings (2016) Vol. 30, No. 6, pp. 74-75
... Instructional materials on repairing drumsets, congas and bongos, is presented. ...
... materials from which it is made, and the relative differences between price ranges. ...
Q & A
American Recorder (2002) Vol. 43, No. 2, pp. 39
... flageolet and a recorder, and materials other than ivory and wood that have been used for recorders are answered. ...
... Project Eva is the author's attempt to create a viola using new materials and a re-designed format ... . An under-represented instrument, the viola was chosen because it is not standardized and is free ... construction are detailed with attention to the materials used. Modern materials such as wood composites are used in the non-standard production. ...
... sustainability. Reasons why certain materials are used are addressed, and the importance placed on ... the auditory aspect of those materials is challenged. ...
... an instrument to fit one's budget, the materials it is made of, the headjoint style, and whether the bore is conical or cylindrical. ...
... , materials used, and grades of instrument quality. Includes photos and illustrations, 27 references, and extensive bibliography. ... Provides an examination of the manufacuring of the koto, the traditional Japanese instrument ... , including the structure of the instrument and how it is classified aesthetically by construction ...
... A step-by-step guide for making a Baroque bridge for a bowed instrument is presented. ...
Forum
The Horn Call (1982) Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 60-62
... Musicians and instrument makers are increasingly accepting of materials other than the traditional ...
... how to make an Irish harp. A materials list, diagrams, and illustrations are included. ...
... string instrument making, thereby creating another dimension for traditional craftsmen. Notes that until ... now, professionals have used wood almost exclusively. Explains that composite materials are an ... arrangement of the fibers (continuous or otherwise) of high stress materials (glass, carbon, kevlar ...
Shoptalk: Endangered Materials
Strings (1996) Vol. 10, No. 6, pp. 39-40
... attitudes of instrument makers and dealers on the use of materials that are known to be endangered but fall outside of the protection of current laws. ... Discusses the use of materials from endangered species, such as ivory, tortoiseshell, exotic woods ...