One of Andrina's violins has been modified
to attain the Stradivarius shape and sound through an exact
and unique procedure by a renown physicist.
Physicist and violin maker, William Frederick
(Jack) "Fry is Emeritus Professor of Physics at the University
of Wisconsin-Madison, where in 1952, he established the Experimental
High Energy Physics Program with support from the U.S. Department
of Energy. He has been advisor to many leading physics laboratories
and has published and lectured throughout the world.
Fry's work on violin acoustics began in
1965. His work applies the principles of acoustics and physics
to me complex problem of string instrument construction. He
has been featured on PBS Nova's, The Great Violin Mystery.
Andrina now owns one of the few violins
transformed by Jack Fry.
Many of you contact us looking for information on how to reach Mr. Fry. We have asked him if it would be okay to post his contact information here and he said, "Yes!" Please tell him hello for us!
5612 Lake Mendota Dr.
Madison, WI 53706