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Dario Castello
Dario Castello (c. 1590 – c. 1658) was an Italian composer and instrumentalist from the early Baroque period who worked and published in Venice. As regards his instrument, it is not clear whether he played the cornetto or the d...
Composer
... This book about period instruments by Jérôme Lejeune is reviewed. ...
Joseph Haydn
(Franz) Joseph Haydn was a prominent and prolific Austrian composer of the Classical period. He was instrumental in the development of chamber music such as the piano trio and his contributions to musical form have earned him t...
Composer
... instruments. Claims that the English period bass was better documented, making it historically significant instrument. ... , the Italian and the English period bass in terms of construction, design, and craftsmanship ... . Identifies David Scwartz and Stephen Fillo as the respective owners of the Italian and English period bass ...
CARTOON CORNER
Early Music America (2015) Vol. 21, No. 4, pp. 4
... A humorous list of instructions for building an early instrument storage unit is provided. ...
... Organist, harpsichordist and scholar Gustav Leonhardt, who was also a major figure in the period ... instrument movement, passed away at the age of 84. His career is highlighted. ...
... The author provides an overview of the making of minstrel banjos and other period-style ...
Obituaries: Sergiu Luca
The Strad (2011) Vol. 122, pp. 10
... Romanian-American violinist Sergiu Luca died at the age of 67. Luca is remembered for his advocacy of period-instrument performance. ...
... Clarinetist and professor Eric Hoeprich is interviewed, with a focus on period instrument ... collection and performance. Hoeprich discusses the heightened use of period clarinets in performance, his ...
2015 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE
Strings (2015) Vol. 30, No. 5, pp. 57,59-62
Period of Adjustment
The Strad (2013) Vol. 124, pp. 58-64
... illustrate the evolution of instrumental design over a period of more than four centuries. Although the basic ...
... The author offers advice on choosing an instrument, choosing music, tuning the instrument, and ...
... period instruments in Britain, and suggests that the BIOS publications be a forum for discussing the ...
... Anderson reviews a recording of piano miniatures composed by Mikhail Glinka, performed on a period piano by Tatiana Loguinova. (Phaedra) ...
... Renaissance and profiles the biggest-selling kits and the challenges which they present to the instrument makers. ...
... A selection of photographs documenting the 30-year history of period ensemble Les Musiciens du Louvre is presented. ...
... The period instrument and performance practice movements have been a positive response to the ... relevance of period instruments as he prepared to record Beethoven's "Diabelli Variations" (Naxos, 2 CDs). ...
... Cellist and period performance pioneer Nikolaus Harnoncourt died March 5, 2016 at age 86. His career is highlighted. ...