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Makers of the Piano, 1700-1820

Makers of the Piano, 1700-1820( )
Author: Clinkscale, Martha Novak
Publication Date:Sep 1993
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Imprint:Clarendon Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $290.00
Book Description:

The early piano has grown in popularity over recent years. It is now recognized as a window to the past and indispensable in revealing the sounds in the ears of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century composers. Yet rarely are two instruments more than superficially alike: the earliest instrumentswere constructed individually to the taste of each maker and often to that of his customer. Furthermore, pianos built in the same year by the same maker - even in a series - often have not enjoyed...
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Detailed Subjects: Music / Musical Instruments / Piano & Keyboard
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.371 x 9.594 x 1.365 Inches
Book Weight:2.376 Pounds

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