Atlantis Online
August 11, 2022, 06:32:03 am
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: Ice Age blast 'ravaged America'
  Home Help Arcade Gallery Links Staff List Calendar Login Register  

Wood Density Key To Stradivarius' Sweet Sound - BIOGRAPHY

Pages: [1]   Go Down
Author Topic: Wood Density Key To Stradivarius' Sweet Sound - BIOGRAPHY  (Read 11913 times)
Superhero Member
Posts: 41646

« on: July 02, 2008, 01:51:04 pm »


                                 There are thirteen known extant Stradivari Violas.

Tuscan-Medici 1690 Cosimo III de' Medici commissioned by Cosimo III de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany; currently on loan to the U.S. Library of Congress

Archinto 1696 Royal Academy of Music

Spanish Court 1696 Patrimonio Nacional, Palacio Real, Madrid, Spain [19] collectively known as del Cuarteto Real (The Royal Quartet) when included with the violin duo, los Decorados (Spanish I and II, 1687-1689), and the Spanish Court cello of 1694.

Kux; Castelbarco 1714 Royal Academy of Music converted from viol to viola by Jean Baptiste Vuillaume

The Russian 1715 Russian State Collection 

Cassavetti 1727 U.S. Library of Congress
Paganini-Mendelssohn 1731 Nippon Music Foundation this viola along with the Paganini-Desaint violin
of 1680, the Paganini-Comte Cozio di Salabue violin of 1727, and the Paganini-Ladenburg cello of
1736, comprise a group of instruments referred to as the Paganini Quartet; on loan to Kazuhide
Isomura of the Tokyo String Quartet
Report Spam   Logged

Your mind understands what you have been taught; your heart what is true.

Pages: [1]   Go Up
Jump to:  

Powered by EzPortal
Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMF For Free - Create your own Forum
Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy