Violin-Making: A Historical and Practical Guide download free [PDF and Ebook] by Edward Heron Allen

Violin-Making: A Historical and Practical Guide download free [PDF and Ebook] by Edward Heron Allen year 2005
  • Book name: Violin-Making: A Historical and Practical Guide
  • Author: Edward Heron Allen
  • Release date: 2005/6/11
  • Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Entertainment
  • ISBN: 9780486443560
  • Rating: 8.82 of 10
  • Votes: 447
  • Review by: Sumiko David
  • Review rating: 7.48 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/10
  • Total pages: 366
  • Includes a PDF summary of 29 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This classic guide offers an accessible initiation into the mysteries of violin-making. Charming in its style and cultivated in its research, it covers every detail of the process, from wood selection to varnish. A fascinating history of the instrument precedes discussions of materials and construction techniques. More than 200 diagrams, engravings, and photographs complement the text.Author Edward Heron-Allen served an apprenticeship with Georges Chanot, a preeminent nineteenth-century violin maker. The knowledge, skill, and experience Heron-Allen acquired in the master's shop are reflected in this book, which was the first to combine the history, theory, and practice of violin-making. Originally published in 1884 as Violin-Making, As It Was and Is: Being a Historical, Theoretical and Practical Treatise on the Science and Art of Violin-Making for the Use of Violin Makers and Players, Amateur and Professional, this volume has enlightened and informed generations of performers and players alike.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 23H29M5S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Music, Techniques Of Music / Music Tutorials, String Instruments
  • Available formats: TCR, PDF, TXT, HTM, WORD, EPUB, DOC, JPEG. Compressed in CHM, ZIP, RAR, AZW3
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 23.15 USD
  • Dimensions: 132x222x20mm
  • Weight: 422g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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