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2 edition of The violin & its story found in the catalog.

The violin & its story

or the history & construction of the violin

by Hyacinth Abele

  • 144 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by "The Strad" office, Charles Scribner"s sons in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violin

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated and adapted from the German of Hyacinth Abele by Geoffrey Alwyn, with twenty-eight illustrations
    ContributionsAlwyn, Geoffrey, Strad Library
    The Physical Object
    Pagination119 p. :
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25241515M

    So, we’re left with a story of anecdotal status which includes a moral typical of so many fabricated, glurgy tales: Just as the damaged violin, crippled by the lack of a string, can still.   Classical Violinists React to Mainstream Violin Competitions - Duration: TwoSetViolin 3,, views. Classical Musicians Play "Never Have I Ever" (Music Edition).

    "The Violin of Auschwitz is a very moving story that is as concerned with the transcendent power of art as it is with the dehumanizing trauma of the Holocaust. Anglada writes with elegance and subtlety, the brevity of the story only adding to its emotional power." – John Boyne, author of . degree heat and sudden downpours outdoors. In spite of these challenges, the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay was born through persistence, hard work, and lots of care. The results are impressive. At first the orchestra played in the town, but eventually they played in the capital city of Asunción, in other cities, and even in other Size: 1MB.

    The violin, sometimes known as a fiddle, is a wooden string instrument in the violin violins have a hollow wooden body. It is the smallest and highest-pitched instrument (soprano) in the family in regular use. Smaller violin-type instruments exist, including the violino piccolo and the pochette, but these are virtually violin typically has four strings, usually tuned in Hornbostel–Sachs classification: .   The story, in some ways, mirrors that of Totenberg, who knew Huberman and was also a supremely gifted Jewish violinist from Poland. There is an important exception. Johnson was never meant to .


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