The Story of Howard Scott’s Unfinished Violin

April 23, 2009

Listen to the story of how Nolle Pritchard, Cabinet & Furniture Making ’06 and Jess Fox, Violin Making & Repair ’06 collaborated to finish the making of a violin that was started by Nolle’s grandfather, Howard Scott, in a federal prison camp while a concientious objector in 1945. The finished violin was presented to Mr. Scott at his 87th birthday party in the town of Lacey, Washington.

Click here to link to the WBUR archive and listen to the story aired on Here and Now Monday, March 6, 2006.

Click here to link to the Boston Globe article of March 7, 2006 by Jack Thomas entitled “Howard Scott’s Unfinished Sonata.”