This Is What a 3D-Printed Acoustic Violin Sounds Like

This Is What a 3D-Printed Acoustic Violin Sounds Like We’ve seen 3D-printed violins before, but they used an electric pickup to amplify the sound of...

A Violin's Warm, Mellow Sound Comes From Its Varnish

A Violin's Warm, Mellow Sound Comes From Its Varnish Violin makers routinely finish their instruments with a thick coat of varnish, the better to protect...

After 300 Years Of Evolution, Has The Piano Reached Acoustic Perfection?

After 300 Years Of Evolution, Has The Piano Reached Acoustic Perfection? The modern piano evolved rapidly in the first 150 years after its invention, but...

Why Pianos Can't Be Perfectly Tuned

Why Pianos Can't Be Perfectly Tuned Technically speaking, pianos tuned to coventional 12-tone equal temperament aren’t actually in perfect tune. A new video from MinutePhysics...

Video: The incredible skill of hand making a guitar out of wood

Video: The incredible skill of hand making a guitar out of wood I don't know what I'm most impressed with in this video of a...

This DIY Device Turns Your Table Into a Psychedelic Music Maker

This DIY Device Turns Your Table Into a Psychedelic Music Maker It's not so simple to become an electronic musician. The equipment is expensive. There's...

How the Electric Guitar Was Invented

How the Electric Guitar Was Invented For as far back as we are able to look into the prehistory of the human race, music has...

These Prodigious Synthesizers Make Music Using 300-Year-Old Rules

These Prodigious Synthesizers Make Music Using 300-Year-Old Rules It’s been almost three centuries since Bach wrote The Well-Tempered Clavier, a simple set of compositions that...

The Oddest-Looking Musical Instruments on Earth

The Oddest-Looking Musical Instruments on Earth Most musical instruments look a little weird, if you stare at them for long enough. When aliens finally make...

Review: Thalia Capo 200

Review: Thalia Capo 200 Thalia's 200 Series capos change your guitar's pitch without noticeably impacting its intonation. The post Review: Thalia Capo 200 appeared first...