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David Burgess

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Comparisons between testing violins and wine, from Ariane Todes

22 February 2016 - 04:17 AM

What if we were to say,

"‘The sound of this violin wraps dark, steeped plum and blackcurrant fruit with notes of mint, sage and tobacco, before finishing with a melted licorice edge. A solid and gutsy fiddle".  :D

 

Ariane's article on comparisons between testing violins and wine: (also note the links to two other related articles at the bottom the article)

 

http://www.elbowmusi...E2-7A876762EF37


Video of the 2014 VSA Convention and Competition

18 February 2016 - 06:02 AM

Don't know if this has been posted here before, but thought it might be interesting for anyone who has never been to one of the VSA Competitions. Or even for those who have.