The etheral sound of the violin has seen numerous mystical explanations. In this programme the violinist Vera Beths is interviewed. In addition, two violin-makers, Willem Bouman and Carleen Hutchins, talk about their attempts to systematise their command of how their instruments sound.

Credits

Director
Scenario
Set geluid
Production company
VPRO TV

Title: De klank van de viool
Year: 1996
Duration : 25 minutes
Category: Short Documentary
Edition: NFF 1996

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