What a Strad does, not just what it looks like

The Testing Sessions. September 2006



Original Research & Imaging: 3-D modal animations of a violin’s vibrations, Acoustic analysis from Dr. George Bissinger.

Violinmaker's resource: Photos, technical measurements, thickness mapping, CT scans.

Musical excerpts, Spectral analysis

Article archive: Dr. Bissinger's papers, Sam Zygmuntowicz examines the project violins, more from Francois Denis, Joseph Curtin, Collin Gough, Jim Woodhouse and others.

First release 2009: Current release 2021

Produced with support from the VSA Oberlin Violin Acoustics Workshop and VSA CAS Forum.

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