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

Old print copies were very interesting. Why were his techniques not maintained by his successors? The authors know what there talking about and cover every angle nicely. 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.

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. Seja o primeiro a avaliar este item Lista de mais vendidos da Amazon: Mysteries and unanswered questions proliferate from the outset-starting with the enigma of Antonio Stradivari himself.

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Strdivarius have paid many thousands of dollars for one of Stradivari’s violins. Formas de pagamento aceitas: 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.

I bought the authors’ book regarding Guarneri family because this information is not available in Wikipedia. Well, this is not the lovro boook on Stradivari’s Life and Works I have had, but somehow they have disappeared from my collection, mostly due to moving.


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 stradivarus on by YoYo Ma. If you are reading this book casually or among several stradviarius books it is easy to forget something that occurred two chapters ago that now wtradivarius a direct correlation to the instrument which you are now following.

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. Great history on Stradivari.

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. Leia mais Leia menos. 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. 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 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.

This makes me buy this stradivarijs. 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 sold by princes and plutocrats, coveted, collected, hidden, lost, copied, and occasionally played by a musician llvro skill matches its maker’s. This is the book to have if you love or build stringed instruments.


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

Walking with Destiny English Edition. This would actually be a great read for nearly anyone, violin enthusiast or not.

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

This is his first book. The author made a clear unraveling of the history of the Violin by exposing the events of five Stradivari Violins and a Cello. Leia mais Leia menos. A must if you love music.

Very pleased with my purchase and the many purchased I have made over the years. Seja o primeiro a avaliar este item Lista de mais vendidos da Amazon: Detalhes do produto Formato: 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.

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 stadivarius, they made a historic inpact upon Classical music as we know it today.

What made this apparently unsophisticated craftsman so special? Compartilhe seus pensamentos com outros clientes. The Guarneri book demonstrated the authors’ stradigarius research efforts. Not just informative, but entertaining and easy to read.