{revised 12/2015}
... Violin Tap Tone direction guide... Just click on topic boxes below to receive instruction on how to adjust the tap tone of that specific part.
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..Please review the articles and information on the Tap Tone Project area to see examples of how to do a tap tone survey to know what the ideal frequencies for each of the parts are, and to make/ aquire the necessary tools.
..Now before we go any further, you might want to hear for yourselve if this 'Tap Tone
Technology' really has anything to offer in the way of playing improvement. Here are two violins, both Italian and both from over one hundred years ago; both played well. The first is reputed to be a Guarnari Del Gesu violin from the Russian state collection and the second is a violin I was commissioned to completely tap tone tune, inside and out. The same piece of music is being performed. See if you have a preference:
(If you want, you can E-mail me your opinion at address at bottom of this page...)
= ready to see.
Note: no space for the text!
..Author at work at his violin workshop bench, circa 2010.
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