Bamboo and Wood in Musical Instruments

@inproceedings{Wegst2008BambooAW,
  title={Bamboo and Wood in Musical Instruments},
  author={Ulrike G K Wegst},
  year={2008}
}
Over centuries and millennia, our ancestors worldwide found the most appropriate materials for increasingly complex acoustical applications. In the temperate climate of Europe, where the instruments of the Western symphony orchestra were developed and perfected, instrument makers still primarily take advantage of the unique property combination and the aesthetic appeal of wood. In all other continents, one material dominates and is frequently chosen for the manufacture of wind, string, and… CONTINUE READING

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