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The adventures of a cello / Carlos Prieto ; translated by Elena C. Murray ; foreword by Álvaro Mutis.

Author/creator Prieto, Carlos, 1937-
Other author/creatorMurray, Elena C.
Format Book and Print
Edition1st University of Texas Press ed.
Publication InfoAustin : University of Texas Press, 2006.
Descriptionxv, 350 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 CD (4 3/4 in.)
Supplemental Content Table of contents only
Supplemental Content Publisher description
Subject(s)
Uniform titleAventuras de un violonchelo. English
Contents A brief history of violin making. Observations on the origin of violins and cellos ; Amati, Stradivari, Guarneri del Gesù, and the great Italian violin makers -- The adventures of a Stradivari cello from 1720 to the present. The adventures of a Stradivari cello : from Cremona in 1720 to New York in 1979 ; A brief autobiographical note ; Around the world with the Piatti ; My relationship with the music and musicians of Latin America, Spain, and Portugal -- A brief history of music for cello from the time of Stradivari to the present. The seventeenth and eighteenth centuries ; From Beethoven to the end of the nineteenth century ; The twentieth and twenty-first centuries : the cello comes of age.
Local noteJoyner-JOYNER MUSIC LIBRARY BOOK ACCOMPANIED BY SOUND RECORDING. SEARCH BY CALL NUMBER CD-9161.
General noteTranslated from the Spanish.
General noteAccompanied by sound disc "From Bach to Piazzolla."
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [331]-336), discography (p. [311]-314), and index.
LCCN 2006001346
ISBN0292713223 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9780292713222

Available Items

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Music Music Media - Ask at Circulation Desk CD-9161 ✔ Available Place Hold
Music Music Stacks ML910 .P7513 2006 ✔ Available Place Hold