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Masterpieces of Italian Violin Making (1620-1850)

by David Rattray

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by The Scarecrow Press, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musical instrument collections,
  • Stringed instruments,
  • Musical Instruments - Construction And Repair,
  • Music,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Royal Academy of Music (London, England : 1822- ),
  • Royal Academy of Music (London,
  • Musical Instruments - Strings,
  • Music / Musical Instruments / Strings,
  • England,
  • Catalogs,
  • Catalogs and collections,
  • London

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9355212M
    ISBN 100810839768
    ISBN 109780810839762

      This is a photo of a violin in David Rattray's book Masterpieces of Italian Violin Making. I like the looks of it a lot. Besides the frontal photos it gives dimensions and even some : Ken Nagy. Full text of "The varnishes of the Italian violin-makers of the sixteenth, seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and their influence on tone;" See other formats.

    Violin-Making: A Practical Guide by Juliet Barker. Violin-Making enables anyone, whether a beginner or a skilled woodworker, to follow in the tradition of the Italian masters and, literally, make their own music. The book includes a short history of violin making; an introduction to materials, design, and techniques; chapters on each stage of. Each era of Italian violin making has produced a handful of makers whose work is today rated far higher than that of their contemporaries. Hence Nicolò Amati, Antonio Stradivari and Guarneri ‘del Gesù’ dominate the classical period, Giovanni Francesco Pressenda and Giuseppe Rocca are considered the greatest 19th-century makers, and in the 20th century we have Annibale Fagnola and Stefano.

      English makers concentrated on recreating the work of the Italian classics. They have a smooth, powerful sound perfect for chamber music and small orchestra work. Prices range from $4, to $12, Italy: In the famous schools of violin making in Cremona, Parma, and Milan, the traditional painstaking methods are passed on from master to.   Related: Violin Case, Violin Book, Violin Mute, Violin Hanger, Violin Pickup. 40 Best Violin Reviews and the Best Violin Brands. We will be looking at 40 different violins that you should consider when you are looking to buy a best violin.


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