Stroh violin (Horn-amplified violin)

~ String instrument


Instead of a wooden body, it is amplified by a metal horn resonator; its louder and more directional sound made it useful in loud areas.


invented by:John Matthias Augustus Stroh (London electrical engineer and inventor of the Stroh Violin) (in 1899)
hybrid of:violin (Soprano of modern violin family)
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Wikidata:Q615941 [info]
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