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Lang Shen of Knilling shows off the new 2018 models in the Nicolo Gabrieli line–a line of American-made violins crafted out of premium European tonewood. The latest in the Gabrieli line is a Guadagnini model, fashioned to blend the tonal strengths of both Stradivari and Guarneri.