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The Miracle makers : Stradivari, Guarneri, Oliveira.

Format Audio (CD), Book, Print, and Musical Sound Recording
Publication InfoChicago : Bein & Fushi, ©1998.
Descriptionviii, 88 pages : illustrations, music ; 34 cm + 3 audio discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Subject(s)
Other author/creatorFushi, Geoffrey.
Other author/creatorBein, Robert.
Other author/creatorOliveira, Elmar, performer.
Other author/creatorPadgett, Nelson, performer.
Other author/creatorBein & Fushi.
Series Thomas Moore Collection
Thomas Moore Collection. UNAUTHORIZED
Contents Foreword / by Ruggiero Ricci -- The making of The miracle makers / by Geoffrey Fushi -- The violin makers. Stradivari and Guarneri del Gesù : a brief history / by Robert Bein. Comparing the tonal qualities : a guide for the listener / by Geoffrey Fushi -- The violins : descriptions and histories / by Robert Bein. Antonio Stradivari ; Omobono Stradivari ; Giuseppe Guarneri del Gesù -- The violinist, Elmar Oliveira -- The music.
Contents On compact discs: Nigun from Baal Shem / Bloch -- Hungarian dance no. 5 / Brahms -- Allemande from Partita no. 2 / J.S. Bach -- Simchas Torah from Baal Shem / Bloch -- Vidui from Baal Shem / Bloch ; Sonatine no. 5 / Martinon -- Sonata no. 3 : ballade / Ysaÿe -- Sarabande from Partita no. 2 / J.S. Bach -- Caprice no. 13 / Paganini -- Hungarian dance no. 2 / Brahms -- Adagio from Sonata no. 1 / J.S. Bach -- Liebesleid / Kriesler -- La gitana / Kreisler -- Chaconne / Vitali -- Courante from Partita no. 2 / J.S. Bach -- Excerpt from mvt. 1, Violin concerto / Sibelius.
Local noteJOYNER MUSIC LIBRARY BOOK ACCOMPANIED BY SOUND RECORDING LOCATED AT CALL NUMBER: MusicLib CD-9933.
General noteA catalog and history (including comparative illustrations) of thirty Stradivarius and Guarnerius violins.
General noteThe first 2 compact discs contain works performed on at least two different instruments; the last contains an excerpt from the Sibelius Violin concerto, op. 47, performed on all 30 instruments (Elmar Oliveira, violin ; Nelson Padgett, piano).
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 83-86).
ISBN0966174208 (library edition)
ISBN9780966174205 (library edition)
ISBN0966174216 (deluxe edition)
ISBN9780966174212 (deluxe edition)

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Music Music Media - Ask at Circulation Desk CD-9933 ✔ Available Place Hold
Music Oversize - Ask at Circulation Desk ML804 .M57 1998 ✔ Available Place Hold

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