ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 16, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(College Station, Texas: John Martin) Quest by scientists at Texas A&M University to seek out sound created by violin maker Antonio Stradivari featured; scenes shown. [Engineer and violinist Glenn BEARDEN - comments.] Use of biochemistry and computers to produce new violins that may sound like the Stradivarius examined. [Biochemist and violinist Joseph NAGYVARY - explains how computers are used.] Experiment by noted cellist described and shown. [Cellist Fritz MAGG - praises instrument.]
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