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From the Blog

June 2021

Liederhorn Mandrel

We used to make speakers without a form like this… Traditionally, my horns have been laid up by hand, free form, in the air. I let the geometry of the flat shapes dictate the octagonal form. This works well but it requires exquisite attention to detail. The notion of making a clamping mandrel has been […]

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In the News

January 2021

The New Yorker

“For the past several holiday seasons, Andrew Bird, the warmly tuneful singer-songwriter-whistler-violinist, has performed a concert series called “Gezelligheid”—meaning “coziness,” or kind of a Dutch hygge—often at the Fourth Presbyterian Church in Chicago. The holiday concerts are “about creating an atmosphere,” Bird said recently. “That’s what seasonal music is to me—how do we get through […]

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