Košice Philharmonic, explains:Karol Petróczi, former leader of the
You'll find the original article in Slovak here (published well BEFORE April 1st!).
"It's not by chance that Brahms or Beethoven as well as Tchaikovsky wrote (their violin concertos) in radiant D major. Since the brilliance of Stradivari's or other top Italian instruments works best in this key."
Now I am trying to verify strong rumors that Finnish luthiers manufactured their violins mainly for the A key, whereas most of the North African fiddles excel in C sharp.
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