wolf sound

【Cello Factory】When do you need to change the tailpiece?

Tailpiece is installed to a string instrument to primarily hold the end of the strings.  The most common reasons to change the tailpiece are replacement of damaged tailpiece and tone modification or enhancement.   The main body of a tailpiece is usually made of hardwood such as rosewood, ebony, etc.  Sometime you will find it…

【Cello Factory】Modulator – an innovative and powerful tool

Wolf sound or wolf tone is dissonance created from a string instrument amplifying an overtone and expanding the frequencies of the played note.  Almost all violins, violas, cellos and double basses have wolf tones.  This has nothing to do with the quality, structure or setup of the instruments.  To eliminate this dissonance, we used to…