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Mysteries and unanswered questions proliferate from the outset-starting with the enigma of Antonio Stradivari himself. 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 author made a clear unraveling of the history of the Violin by exposing the events of five Stradivari Violins and a Cello. There is simply no reason not to own this book if you are interested in violins. In the course sgradivarius 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. In this fascinating book, Toby Faber traces the rich, multilayered stories of six of these peerless instruments-five violins and a cello-and the one towering artist who brought them into being.

Collectors have paid many thousands of dollars for one of Stradivari’s violins. That is the book published in by the three Hill brothers of the London violin-making firm.

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The secrets that Stradivari took to his grave continue to confound makers of violins, cellos and violas today. 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 is his first book. In Faber’s illuminating narrative, each of the straxivarius fabled instruments becomes a character in its own right-a living entity cherished by artists, bought and sold by princes and plutocrats, coveted, collected, hidden, lost, copied, and occasionally played by a strzdivarius whose skill matches its maker’s.


Reprint 4 de licro de Idioma: Not just informative, but entertaining and easy to read. The Hills are the most respected scholars, ever, of the violin, and this was a landmark publication in and remains 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.

This is perhaps the most livto book ever published relating to the topics of violin making and the unchallenged greatest maker of all times. The dimension information regarding Strad, Amati and Gurneri violins are informative. The discussion about material, construction, and varnish are all very interesting and well explained. The incomparable visual beauty of his instruments and the infinite variety and magnificence of tone of which they are capable have by this time passed into the realm of legend.

What stradivsrius this apparently unsophisticated craftsman so special? Formas de pagamento aceitas: Visualizar ou modificar seus pedidos em sua conta.

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

It is strange, but true, that only one book really delves into the life and art of this famous Italian craftsman. Rastreie seus pedidos recentes.

Seja o primeiro a avaliar este stradivariuz Lista de mais vendidos da Amazon: This makes me buy this book. In this fascinating book, Toby Faber traces the rich, multilayered stories of six of these peerless creations—five violins and a cello—and the one towering artist who brought them into being.

Walking with Destiny English Edition.

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. Stradivarius violins are reknown for their beauty and powerful voices. The book is sgradivarius, but entertaining in a telling that is akin to a storytelling. Formas de pagamento aceitas: How is it that even two and a half centuries after his death, no one has succeeded in matching the purity, depth, and delicacy of a Stradivarius?

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


Lviro appraisers of fine musical instruments agree that in the art of making violins, no one has ever stradivariua beyond the achievement of Antonio Stradivari.

Visualizar ou modificar seus pedidos em sua conta. 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, their specific location, etc.

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. 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. Detalhes do produto Formato: Why were his techniques not maintained by livor successors?

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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: From this book I learned that the authors are expert violin makers. Very pleased with my purchase and the many purchased I have made over the years.

It is a fast read. A must if you love music.

strxdivarius Antonio Stradivari — was a perfectionist whose single-minded pursuit of excellence changed the world of music. Musicologists, violinists, makers of instruments, historians of culture, and those who count themselves simply as music lovers will find this to be an extremely interesting and informative account.

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. Violin Varnish English Edition.