Book Detail

Publisher: Edizioni Il Salabue S.r.l.

Format: paperback

ISBN: 88-87618-04-6

Tre Secoli di Liuteria Italiana

Three centuries of Italian Violin Making

The volume presents a selected panorama of instruments made by some of the most important and representative violin makers working during three centuries’ history of Italian violin making.

Overall, twenty-four bowed stringed instruments are published, subdivided into three periods, Each instrument has a technical description, and there are also tables of comparative measurements.

Eight violin makers for each century: Don Nicol├▓ Amati, Bernardo Calcanius, Giovanni Battista Guadagnini, Giuseppe Guarneri “del Ges├╣”, Domenico Montagnana, Lorenzo Storioni, Antonio Stradivari and Carlo Antonio Testore for the eighteenth century.

Leandro Bisiach, Enrico Ceruti, Eugenio Degani, Raffaele Fiorini, Eugenio Praga, Giovanni Francesco Pressenda, Enrico Rocca and Giuseppe Rocca for the nineteenth century.

Lastly, for the twentieth century, Riccardo Antoniazzi, Cesare Candi, Marino Capicchioni, Annibale Fagnola, Ferdinando Garimberti, Carlo Oddone, Ansaldo Poggi and Augusto Pollastri.

Book details:
68 pages, 24 x 32 cm, soft bound
Dual-language editions: Italian and English

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