Continuing the blog series celebrating Thomastik-Infeld’s 100th anniversary, Franz Klanner, the string manufacturer’s director of engineering and technology, discusses how to tame a wolf tone and eliminate mysterious string buzzing

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Franz Klanner

Through the dark of the night, a howling, stuttering sound appears. Artists of bowed instruments hold their breath in fear – it’s the all too familiar wolf tone! But do not fear for there is hope: Franz Klanner, Thomastik-Infeld’s director of engineering and technology, will be sharing his tips and tricks on how to conquer the wolf in this blog series for The Strad next week. Stay tuned and beware!