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The Improvement of Musical Instruments’ Sound by „Acupuncture“ Treatment
A Description of a new method for sound tuning of musical string instruments

My methods of sound modification are based on the research of the Russian violin maker Denis Yarovoi. He discovered a specific pattern of individual local tones while tapping old Italian violins.

I utilize this method of tapping when looking for irregularities in the tuning of an instrument. To make adjustments, a variety of techniques are employed:
Akupunktieren am Steg

Acupuncturing at bridge
 
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