Man and the Machine : Violin Acoustics, Part 3
By J. Curtin & M. Schleske, The Strad, April 2004
Most violin shops have a computer in their office. As most computers have sound cards, they stand ready to process audio signals. With the addition of a microphone and about €100 worth of sound analysis software, we now have a workshop tool with the same day-to-day usefulness as a thickness caliper.