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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 coaxed from the more than instruments that were made in his workshop.

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

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

In the course of his long career in the northern Italian livr of Cremona, he created more than a thousand stringed instruments; approximately six hundred survive. There is simply no reason not to own this book if you are interested luvro violins. 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.

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This would actually be a great read for nearly anyone, violin enthusiast or not. Despite all that technology allows today, there are no instruments that produce the beautiful depth of sound as beautifully as a Stradivari.

So, this was a lot more economical, but I would love to have the original. 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 authors know what there talking about and cover every angle nicely. 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.

In the pages of this book, Faber invites us to share stradicarius life, the passion, the intrigue, and the straxivarius beauty of the world’s most marvelous stringed instruments. Some of the topics discussed under these main headings are: 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.

Formas de pagamento aceitas: I really enjoyed this book. Compartilhe seus pensamentos com outros clientes.

Detalhes do produto Capa comum: Not just informative, but entertaining and easy to read. 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.

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

The larger divisions of the book concern the ancestry of Stradivari; his violins, viols, and violoncellos; his aims in relation to tone; his materials; his varnish; his construction; his labels; the number of instruments he made; the growth of their reputation.

Seja o primeiro a avaliar este item Lista de mais vendidos da Amazon: The discussion about material, construction, and varnish are stradivariuw very interesting and well explained. Stradivarus dimension information regarding Strad, Amati and Stradivariuz violins are informative. Comece a ler Stradivari’s Genius no seu Kindle em menos de um minuto. That is the book published in by the three Hill brothers of the London violin-making firm. I bought the authors’ book regarding Guarneri family because this information is not available in Wikipedia.

Formas de pagamento aceitas: The book is factual, but entertaining in a telling that is akin to a storytelling. Then there’s the Davidov cello, fashioned in and lovingly handed down through a succession of celebrated artists until, in the s, it passed llvro the capable hands of Yo-Yo Ma.


The author made a clear unraveling stradivairus the history of the Violin by exposing the events of five Stradivari Violins and a Cello. Blending history, biography, meticulous detective work, and an abiding passion for music, Faber embarks on an absorbing journey as he follows some of the most prized instruments of all time.

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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 tsradivarius 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.

Well, this is not the first boook on Stradivari’s Life and Works I have had, but somehow they have disappeared from my collection, mostly due to moving. In Faber’s illuminating narrative, each of the six fabled instruments becomes a character in its own right-a living entity cherished by artists, bought and stradivarihs by princes and plutocrats, coveted, collected, hidden, lost, copied, and occasionally played by a musician whose skill matches its maker’s.

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. 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.