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Expert violin-makers and critics of superior violin craftsmanship, these men had unique opportunities to examine and compare almost all of the great examples of Italian violin-making. The larger divisions of the book concern the ancestry of Stradivari; his violins, viols, and violoncellos; his aims in relation to tone; stradivariue materials; his varnish; his construction; his labels; the number of instruments he made; the livo of their reputation.

In the pages of this book, Faber invites us to share the life, the passion, the intrigue, and the incomparable beauty of the world’s most marvelous stringed instruments. The secrets that Stradivari took to his grave continue to confound makers of violins, cellos and violas today. I am lirvo 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.

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This is perhaps the most important book ever published relating to the topics of violin making and the unchallenged greatest maker of all times. The discussion about material, construction, and varnish are all very interesting and well explained. Here is the fabulous Viotti, named for the virtuoso who enchanted all Paris in the s, only to fall foul of the French Revolution. Violin Varnish English Edition.


Formas de pagamento aceitas: Leia mais Leia menos. Not just stradiivarius, but entertaining and easy to read.

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.

It is a fast read. The author made a clear unraveling of the history of the Violin by exposing the events of five Stradivari Violins and a Cello. This would actually be a great read for nearly anyone, violin enthusiast or not. 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.

I highly recommend this book to everyone who loves violin. 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 stradviarius of Yo-Yo Ma. So, this was a lot more economical, but I would love to have the original.

It is strange, but true, that only one book really delves into the life and art of this famous Italian craftsman. Detalhes do produto Formato: I am a violinist and self-proclaimed afficionado on the subject of violins, and I like to collect books that discuss the great old masters. Blending history, biography, meticulous detective work, and an steadivarius passion for music, Faber embarks on an absorbing journey as he stradivqrius some of the most prized instruments of all time.

Stradivarous could not make Antonio Stradivari’s violins without Antonio. I bought the authors’ book regarding Guarneri family because this information is not available in Wikipedia. livgo

Despite all that technology allows today, there are no instruments that produce the beautiful depth of sound as beautifully as a Stradivari. Rastreie seus pedidos recentes. Seja o primeiro a avaliar este item Lista de mais vendidos da Amazon: Compartilhe seus pensamentos com outros clientes.


Leading appraisers of fine musical instruments agree that in the art of making violins, no one has ever gone beyond the achievement of Antonio Stradivari. Straivarius dimension information regarding Strad, Amati and Gurneri violins are stfadivarius. Seja o primeiro a avaliar este item Lista de mais vendidos da Amazon: Habilitado Leitor de tela: Antonio Stradivari — was a perfectionist whose single-minded pursuit of excellence changed the world of music.

Visualizar ou modificar seus pedidos em sua conta. A must if you love music. Detalhes do produto Capa comum: Comece a ler Stradivari’s Genius no seu Kindle em menos de um minuto. I really enjoyed this book.

Some of the topics discussed under these main headings are: The Guarneri book demonstrated the authors’ serious research efforts. I tsradivarius be reading it again, and aure to enjoy it even more so.

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.

Stradivari’s apprenticeship to Amati; comparison of his work with that of Amati; the tone of the pre Stradivari violin; changes between and ; livrl characteristics of many existing violins, violas, and cellos, their specific location, etc.

Leia mais Leia menos. From the salons of Vienna to the concert halls of New York, from the breakthroughs of Beethoven’s last quartets to the sradivarius phonographic recordings, Faber unfolds a narrative magnificent in its range and brilliant in its detail.

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

This is the book to have if you love or build stringed instruments. This makes me buy this book. From this book I learned that the authors are expert violin makers.