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H. J. L. Struycken was a Dutch otolaryngologist, phonetician, and acoustician. After studying medicine in Groningen, in 1893 he started working at the Voorburg psychiatric hospital near Vught, where he attempted to distinguish psychiatric conditions from neurological speech disorders. His interest in phonetics and acoustics took Struycken to France and Germany, to visit clinics and approach instrument makers who could produce tuning forks for him to use in his clinical research.

1896
1950
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Adriaan Daniël Fokker was a prominent Dutch theoretical physicist. He is known in theoretical physics for the Fokker-Planck equation and his work on the theory of relativity. In the years around 1930, however, Fokker also became interested in room acoustics and the tuning of musical instruments. He designed several sound reflectors, which amplify the sound reaching the audience, especially in churches, but his work on musical instrument tuning is what made him more widely known.

1887
1972
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Koenig, Rudolph. n.d. “ Tuning-Fork By Dr. R. König: Ut₁ - Re₁: Re₁ 5:6”. 153,6 Vs.
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Koenig, Rudolph. n.d. “ Tuning-Fork By Dr. R. König: Mi₁ - Fa₁: Mi₁ 5:6”. 153,6 Vs.
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Koenig, Rudolph. n.d. “ Tuning-Fork By Dr. R. König: Mi₁ - Fa₁: Mi₁ 4:5”. 160 Vs.
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Koenig, Rudolph. n.d. “ Tuning-Fork By Dr. R. König: Mi₁ - Fa₁: Fa₁ 3:4”. 170,7 Vs.
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Koenig, Rudolph. n.d. “ Tuning-Fork By Dr. R. König: Mi₁ - Fa₁: Fa₁ 5:7”. 179,2 Vs.
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Koenig, Rudolph. n.d. “Tuning-Fork By Dr. R. König: Sol₁ - La₁: La₁ 3:5 ”. 192 Vs.
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Koenig, Rudolph. n.d. “ Tuning-Fork By Dr. R. König: Sol₁ - La₁: Sol₁ 2:3”. 197 Vs.
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Koenig, Rudolph. n.d. “ Tuning-Fork By Dr. R. König: Sol₁ - La₁: Sol₁ ”. 204,8 Vs.