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In future you will find under this heading noticeable, remarkable and thoughtful items around the topics richness of sound, sound variety and melodiousness of sound. To this end we have arranged for you a number of categories where terms and definitions will be explained, the opinions of public figures about the topic of "sound" will be made known and questions of general relevance to music will be dealt with. Be curious!

Sound charts of Cremonese violins illustrate the great variety of violin sounds. 1 2 3 4
Did you know that an educated listener is able to distinguish beween 60 different master violins by their sound alone?

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