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Compre o livro Stradivari’s Genius: Five Violins, One Cello, and Three Centuries of “A great violin is alive,” said Yehudi Menuhin of his own Stradivarius. STRADIVARIUS. A young, daring style, favouring comfort and Location. Store n .º – Floor 0 – STRADIVARIUS. See map. × . LIVRO DE RECLAMAÇÕES. Compre-o no Mercado Livre por R$ ,90 – Compre em 12 parcelas – Frete grátis. Encontre mais produtos de Livros, Livros de Áreas de Interesse, Artes.

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It contains a short but thorough especially considering how little is known about the early life of Stradivari biography and explanations of the violin making process before delving into the history of 6 particular instruments. Paganini supposedly made a pact with the devil to transform the art ofthe violin-and by the end of his life he owned eleven Strads.

Old print copies were very interesting. Comece a ler Stradivari’s Genius no seu Kindle em menos de um minuto. I really enjoyed this book. In the course of his long career in the northern Italian city of Cremona, he created more than a thousand stringed instruments; approximately six hundred survive. Habilitado Leitor de tela: This is the book to have if you love or build stringed instruments.

This book traces Antonio Stradivari’s life, that of his children, and more importantly, the journeys made by 5 violins and 1 cello made by him.

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Detalhes do produto Formato: He could not make Antonio Stradivari’s violins without Antonio. Some of the topics discussed under these main headings are: Here is the fabulous Viotti, named for the virtuoso who enchanted all Paris in the s, only to fall foul of the French Revolution. If you are reading this book casually or among several other books it is easy to forget something that occurred two chapters ago that now has a direct correlation to the instrument which you are now following. Those events had they not happened, made clear that the Stradivari Violins made more than music, they made a historic inpact upon Classical music as we know it today.


The Lipinski, the Viotti, the Messiah which almost never was playedthe Paganini and the Khevenhuller are the violins and their owners are followed and described in this book, and the Davidov, the cello currently owned and played on by YoYo Ma.

Detalhes do produto Capa comum: This is his first book.

Then there’s the Davidov cello, fashioned in and lovingly handed down through a succession of celebrated artists until, in the s, it passed into the capable hands of Yo-Yo Ma.

In this fascinating book, Toby Faber traces the rich, multilayered stories of six of these peerless instruments-five violins and stradivariu cello-and the one towering artist who brought them into being.

Antonio Stradivari — was a perfectionist whose stadivarius pursuit of excellence changed the world of music. I am still trying to add to my collection, but many books on the subject are out of print and very expensive, As far as my order was concerned, it was expedited quickly and I got a brand new edition.

Livro – Antonio Stradivari: His Life And Work (1644-1737)

From this book I learned that the authors are expert violin makers. The book is factual, but entertaining in a telling that is akin to a storytelling. strarivarius

There is simply no reason not to own this book if you are interested in violins. I think I would have preferred that the history be divided into chapters that followed each individual instrument rather than an interweaving of all their stories together. Compartilhe seus pensamentos com outros clientes.

Presentazione del libro “Stradivari” di S. Accardo, L. Fiorentini, G. Giacomelli, P. Lenzi

In the course of his long career in the northern Italian city of Cremona, he created more than a thousand stringed instruments; approximately six hundred survive, their quality unequalled by any subsequent violin-maker.

I will be reading it again, and aure to enjoy it even more so. From the Hardcover edition. Why were his techniques stradiarius maintained by his successors?


Reprint 4 de abril de Idioma: Violin Varnish English Edition. Seja o livrp a avaliar este item Lista de mais vendidos da Amazon: Having worked from violin designs from Nicolo Amati, another famous Cremona luthier, research provides descriptions of the adjustments that Stradivari made in the structure of his violins over time, perfecting the sounds can be livto from the more than instruments that were made in his workshop. What made this apparently unsophisticated craftsman so special?

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Stradivari’s apprenticeship to Amati; comparison of his work with that of Amati; the tone of the pre Stradivari violin; changes between and ; distinguishing characteristics of many existing violins, violas, and cellos, straeivarius specific location, etc. From the salons of Vienna to the concert halls of New York, from the breakthroughs of Beethoven’s last quartets sttradivarius the first phonographic recordings, Faber unfolds a narrative magnificent in its range and brilliant in its detail.

Under the quaint language is the information that subsequent scholars have used as the basis of their understanding of Stradivari’s work and stolen for the basis of many of their own articles and booksand almost everything written in the book is still considered accurate–an unprecedented event in violin publishing, where there’s much more myth than fact in many books, especially those of the past, many of which are essentially fiction posing as non-fiction.

Rastreie seus pedidos recentes. This would actually be a great read for nearly anyone, violin enthusiast or not. This is perhaps the most important book ever published relating to the topics of violin making and the unchallenged greatest maker of all times.