This encyclopedia of the violin covers the mechanics of its construction through its history and evolution to its literature and performing traditions, with details and anecdotes. From the great violin makers of Cremona to the influence of key composers and virtuosos on the violin's development, every facet of the subject is exposed.
It provides you with everything you need to fulfil your stringed instrument needs, from makers and repairers to dealers, wholesalers
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