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4900 historical woodwind instruments. an inventory of 200 makers in international collections by Phillip T. Young

Book description

Hardcover: 258 pages.
Publisher: London: Tony Bingham, cop.
Language:

 

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A Guide to Repairing Woodwinds by Ronald Saska

Book description

Spiral-bound: 273 pages.
Publisher: Roncorp, Incorporated (August 1987)
Language: English

 

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A performer's guide to Renaissance Music by Jeffery Kite-Powell

Book description
Revised and expanded since it first appeared in 1991, the guide features two new chapters on ornamentation and rehearsal techniques, as well as updated reference materials, internet resources, and other new material made available only in the last decade. The guide is comprised of focused chapters on performance practice issues such as vocal and choral music; various types of ensembles; profiles of specific instruments; instrumentation; performance practice issues; theory; dance; regional profiles of Renaissance music; and guidelines for directors. The format addresses the widest possible audience for early music, including amateur and professional performers, musicologists, theorists, and educators.

: 504 pages.
Publisher: Indiana University Press; Second Edition edition (August 2, 2007)
Language: English

 

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Acoustical Aspects of Woodwind Instruments by Cornelis Johannes Nederveen

Book description

Paperback: 147 pages.
Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press; Rev Sub edition
Language: English

 

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Acoustics in relation to wind instruments. A course of three lectures delivered at the Royal Military School of Music, Kneller Hall by David James Blaikley

Book description

Unknown Binding: 38 pages.
Publisher: Boosey & Co; New Ed edition
Language: English

 

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Acoustique des instruments de musique by Antoine Chaigne, Jean Kergomard, Xavier Boutillon, Jean-Pierre Dalmont

Book description
Quel est le rôle du biseau d'une flûte ? Comment se constitue le " timbre " d'un instrument, qui nous permet de distinguer à coup sûr une trompette d'une clarinette ? A travers de nombreux exemples illustrés, cet ouvrage présente les bases nécessaires pour comprendre les phénomènes complexes à l'œuvre dans les instruments de musique. Il s'adresse aux chercheurs, aux étudiants - des exercices corrigés en ligne leur sont proposés - et aux ingénieurs, mais aussi aux musiciens, facteurs et mélomanes qui souhaitent acquérir les fondements de l'acoustique musicale. Détaillant les résultats considérables acquis ces quinze dernières années, les auteurs s'appuient sur l'analyse progressive des briques élémentaires participant à la production du son pour dégager des concepts applicables à l'ensemble des instruments. Ils montrent en particulier que des modèles physiques, même simples, peuvent être mis à profit pour des applications concrètes en facture instrumentale, en prise de son ou en synthèse sonore. Un livre très attendu qui fera date.

Broché: 704 pages.
Publisher: Belin (6 novembre 2008)
Language: Français

 

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Air Columns and Tone Holes. Principles for Wind Instrument Design by Bart Hopkin

Book description

Unknown Binding: 42 pages.
Publisher: Experimental Musical Instruments; Rev. ed edition (1999)
Language: English

 

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Antique Woodwind Instruments. An Identification And Price Guide by Peter H. Adams

Book description
This far-reaching and absorbing book is designed to help identify and value woodwind instruments made in Europe and the United States during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Drawing upon the author's many years of research in the field, the book includes a brief history of European woodwind instruments made during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries; biographies of important makers; a glossary of terms that will be a welcome help for the novice; a list of key systems; resources for obtaining further information from books, museums, societies, and online; and most importantly, information and nearly 300 images taken from over 20 trade catalogs printed between 1880 and 1930 in Europe and the United States. Featured among these is a complete translation of William Heckel's rare, circa 1930 catalog. This comprehensive volume is an outstanding resource for beginning and advanced collectors of musical instruments as well as for museum curators.

Paperback: 160 pages.
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing (January 1, 2000)
Language: English

 

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Baroque Woodwind Instruments by Paul Carroll

Book description
A guide to the history of the four main woodwind instruments of the Baroque - the flute, the oboe, the recorder and the bassoon -complemented by a repertoire list for each instrument. It also guides those who are interested towards a basic technique for playing these instruments. A certain level of musical literacy is assumed. Advice is given on buying a suitable reproduction instrument from a market where now virtually any Baroque instrument can be obtained as a faithful copy.

Hardcover: 181 pages.
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing; illustrated edition edition (August 1999)
Language:

 

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Die Blockflöte by Jan Bouterse

Book description
Tips für Anschaffung und Pflege, Stimmkorrekturen und Reparaturen, 84 S., Broschur

Broschiert: 84 pages.
Publisher: Edition Moeck 4058
Language: Deutsch

 

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Die Renaissanceblockflöten der Sammlung alter Musikinstrumente des Kunsthistorisches Museums by Beatrix Darmstädter, Adrian Brown & Wilfried Seipel

Book description
Erstmals werden alle Renaissanceblockflöten des Kunsthistorischen Museums, die weltweit zu dem bedeutendsten erhaltenen Bestand früher Blockflöten zählen, präsentiert. Der Katalogteil bietet dem Leser relevante Vermessungsdaten, die im Falle der Innenbohrungen mittels Grafiken veranschaulicht werden, sowie Abbildungen von Details der Instrumente und ausführliche Beschreibungen, die den Zustand der Musikinstrumente und deren Merkmale genau dokumentieren. Die Beiträge bieten Einblicke in die historische Entwicklung des Renaissanceblockflötenbestands der Sammlung alter Musikinstrumente, diskutieren aktuelle Forschungsergebnisse, die im Zuge der Untersuchungen für den vorliegenden Katalog evident wurden, widmen sich den wichtigsten theoretischen Quellen der Renaissance, in denen Wissen über die Blockflöten vermittelt wurde, sowie adäquaten ikonographischen Belegen und geben Raum zur Reflexion aufführungspraktischer Fragen. Mehr anzeigen Weniger anzeigen

: 336 pages.
Publisher: KHM = Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien (Skira) (Wilfried Seipe)
Language: Deutsch

 

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Die Zinken und der Serpent by

Book description
Die Sammlung alter Musikinstrumente des Kunsthistorischen Museums in Wien verfügt über einen entscheidenden Teil des weltweit erhaltenen Musikinstrumentenbestands der Renaissance und des Frühbarock. Viele dieser Instrumente zählen heute zu den meistgesuchten Vorbildern für Nachbauten, die in der Alten Musik gespielt werden. Vor allem stellen die frühen Holzblasinstrumente eine wichtige Informationsquelle dar, die zu einer adäquaten Aufführungspraxis anleitet und Wissen über die Technologien im Instrumentenbau der Renaissance eröffnet. Im Rahmen eines umfangreichen Forschungsprojekts konnten die Zinken und der Serpent der Sammlung alter Musikinstrumente mittels industriellen 3D-CT-Verfahrens vermessen werden.

Tapa dura: 248 pages.
Publisher: Edition Bochinsky (Ppv Medien Gmbh)
Language: Deutsch

 

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Flauta dulce. Un suspiro del alma by Horacio Fleitas

Book description

: 316 pages.
Publisher: Ediciones del signo. Buenos Aires
Language: Castellano

 

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Flute Shop. A Guide to Crafting the Native American Style Flute by Russell A. Wolf

Book description
This manual provides detailed, step-by-step instructions and fully dimensioned drawings for crafting the unique flute of the American Indian. Included are plans for 6 different flutes including a drone or double flute. Also, the appendices contain charts, patterns, layout guides, history, music, discussions of materials and tools, and 11 pages of resources for builders and enthusiasts. About the Author. Russ Wolf is a former wood shop teacher and flute builder from Texas. A member of the International Native American Flute Association he is also a co-founder of the North American Plains Flute Society.

Plastic Comb: 109 pages.
Publisher: Wolf Song Publications
Language:

 

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Flutecraft. An Artisan's Guide to Bamboo Flutemaking by Mark Shepard

Book description

Unknown Binding: 51 pages.
Publisher: Tai Hei Shakuhachi; Tai Hei Shakuhachi ed edition (1994)
Language:

 

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Fünf Jahrhunderte Deutscher Musikinstrumentenbau by Hermann Alexander Moeck

Book description
Ein Jubiläumsbuch, 400 S. mit zahlreichen Farbtafeln und s/w-Abb., Leinen mit vierfarbigem Schutzumschlag

Hardcover: 400 pages.
Publisher: Moeck
Language: Deutsch

 

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Gebräuchliche Verzierungen für das Querflötenspiel im Frankreich des 18. Jahrhunderts by Carla Christine Bauer

Book description
Eine tabellarische Übersicht, 16 S., Broschur

Taschenbuch: 16 pages.
Publisher: Edition Moeck 4023
Language:

 

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How to Love Your Flute. A Guide to Flutes and Flute Playing, or How to Play the Flute, Choose One, and Care for It, Plus Flute History, Flute Science, Folk Flutes, and More by Mark Shepard, Anne Subercaseaux (Illustrator), Paul Horn (Preface)

Book description
Shepard's soul-felt passion for the flute resonates through his book like music. It's a comprehensive guide with something for everyone, from novice to professional, and so well written that it's a pleasure just to browse through it. This book inspires.

Paperback: 112 pages.
Publisher: Shepard Publications; Reprint edition (December 19, 1980)
Language: English

 

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In Search of a Magic Flute. The Public Funding of Opera - Dilemmas and Decision Making by David Ranan

Book description

Paperback: 373 pages.
Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing (April 2003)
Language: English

 

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La flauta en España en el siglo XIX by Gericó Trilla, Joaquín ; López Rodríguez, Francisco Javier

Book description

: 231 pages.
Publisher: Real Musical / Madrid
Language:

 

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Making and playing bamboo pipes (Reeves Dryad books) by Margaret C Galloway

Book description

Unknown Binding: 43 pages.
Publisher: Dryad Press; 5th ed edition (1971)
Language: English

 

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Making Gourd Musical Instruments. Over 60 String, Wind & Percussion Instruments & How to Play Them by Ginger Summit, Jim Widess

Book description
The authors introduce readers to make-it-yourself musical instruments. There is an amazing wealth of information here, covering not only how-to's and history but also extending into the social sciences and even science. We learn that pigeon flutes (crafted gourds attached to the birds' tails) were first mentioned about A.D. 1041 A.D. and that drummers are highly respected in India. Actual instructions on gourd transformations into spike fiddles, water drums, and even xylophones are included, along with a few photographs. But all the erudition tends to drown out the craft aspect, since instructions are sandwiched within the narrative text, and photographs are less than optimal. Nonetheless, a book that patient crafters will appreciate. Barbara Jacobs Historically, ethnic groups in many countries have used a great number of musical instruments made from gourds. In North America these instruments are used mainly by percussionists. Most of the step-by-step projects in this book by gourd artists Summit and Widess (The Complete Book of Gourd Craft) are for percussion or stringed instruments such as the Latin American guiro (gourd scraper) or the spike fiddle. There are also a few from the wind family, such as the fipple flute. These are legitimate musical instruments made from traditional materials, and they are fully playable as well as being beautifully crafted. Highly recommended for general crafts as well as ethnomusicology collections.

Hardcover: 144 pages.
Publisher: Sterling
Language: English

 

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Making Gourd Musical Instruments. Over 60 String, Wind & Percussion Instruments & How to Play Them by Ginger Summit, Jim Widess

Book description
The authors introduce readers to make-it-yourself musical instruments. There is an amazing wealth of information here, covering not only how-to's and history but also extending into the social sciences and even science. We learn that pigeon flutes (crafted gourds attached to the birds' tails) were first mentioned about A.D. 1041 A.D. and that drummers are highly respected in India. Actual instructions on gourd transformations into spike fiddles, water drums, and even xylophones are included, along with a few photographs. But all the erudition tends to drown out the craft aspect, since instructions are sandwiched within the narrative text, and photographs are less than optimal. Nonetheless, a book that patient crafters will appreciate. Barbara Jacobs Historically, ethnic groups in many countries have used a great number of musical instruments made from gourds. In North America these instruments are used mainly by percussionists. Most of the step-by-step projects in this book by gourd artists Summit and Widess (The Complete Book of Gourd Craft) are for percussion or stringed instruments such as the Latin American guiro (gourd scraper) or the spike fiddle. There are also a few from the wind family, such as the fipple flute. These are legitimate musical instruments made from traditional materials, and they are fully playable as well as being beautifully crafted. Highly recommended for general crafts as well as ethnomusicology collections.

Paperback: 144 pages.
Publisher: Sterling
Language: English

 

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Making musical pipes by John Halliday

Book description

Unknown Binding: 24 pages.
Publisher: Dryad; 3rd. rev. ed edition (1935)
Language: English

 

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Making Simple Musical Instruments. A Melodious Collection of Strings, Winds, Drums & More by Bart Hopkin

Book description

Paperback: 144 pages.
Publisher: Lark Books; New Ed edition (February 1999)
Language: English

 

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Making the recorder flute by Vincent E Kurpan

Book description

Unknown Binding: 58 pages.
Publisher: Vincent Kurpan (1998)
Language: English

 

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More Secrets of the Flute by Lew Paxton Price

Book description

Unknown Binding: 54 pages.
Publisher: L.P. Price (1997)
Language:

 

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Musical acoustics. Piano and wind instruments (Benchmark Papers in Acoustics, Vol 7) by Earl L Kent, (R. Bruce Lindsay, Brown University Editor)

Book description
Recopilación de artículos

Textbook Binding: pages.
Publisher: Academic Press (January 1977)
Language:

 

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Niederlandische Blockfloten des 18. Jahrhunderts = Dutch recorders of the 18th century. Sammlung Collection Haags Gemeentemuseum by Rob J. M. van Acht

Book description
Die Instrumente, die hier vorgestellt werden, gehören zur Sammlung von Haags Gemeentemuseum; sie wurden zwischen 1680 und 1760 gebaut und sind niederländischer Herkunft. Von all diesen Instrumenten sind Bauzeichnungen und technische Details ins Buch aufgenommen worden. Gezeigt werden 6 Blockflöten von Abraham van Aardenberg, 3 Blockflöten von Willem Beukers, je eine Altflöte von Thomas Boekhout, der Familie van Heerde und Frederik de Jager, eine Bassflöte von I. Roosen, 3 Blockflöten von Engelbert Terton und eine „Third Flute“ von Robert Wijne.

Hardcover: 163 pages.
Publisher: Moeck
Language: Deutsch, English

 

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Niederländische Traversos und Klarinetten des 18. Jhds. by Rob J. M. van Acht, Jan Bouterse, Vincent van den Ende

Book description
Nach einer historischen Einleitung und Erläuterungen zur technischen Terminologie gibt es in diesem Buch biografische Anmerkungen zu mehr als 30 niederländischen Blasinstrumentenbauern.Die Sammlung niederländische Blasinstrumente des 17. und 18. Jahrhunderts im Gemeentemuseum Den Haag ist weltberühmt. Das vorliegende Buch dokumentiert reichhaltig alle diese Kostbarkeiten. Nach einer historischen Einleitung und Erläuterungen zur technischen Terminologie gibt es biografische Anmerkungen zu mehr als 30 niederländischen Blasinstrumentenbauern. Es folgen ausführliche Beschreibungen aller aufgeführten Instrumente. Die Darstellung ist insofern einzigartig, als dass sie die historischen und biografischen Erläuterungen um technische Modellzeichnungen aller Instrumente in Originalgröße ergänzt. Instrumentos de un museo.

Gebundene Ausgabe: 172 pages.
Publisher: Edition Bochinsky
Language: Deutsch / English

 

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On lutes, recorders and harpsichords. men and music of the Baroque by Freda Pastor Berkowitz, Malcolm Spooner (Illustrator)

Book description
With good, old-fashioned, straight-forward biographies of some of the great Baroque composers, "Lutes, Recorders and Harpsichords: The Men and Music of the Baroque" is edifying and easy reading. The biographies are not lost in detail or agendas but are straightforward portraits of musical lives, weaving political influence and musical development into the lives, not the other way round. Some models for imitation: like Couperin le Grand, whose prudence and temperance helped him establish a family dynasty of music. Some to shy away from: like Fr. Vivaldi who apparently ran from his stable, highly successful career as a girl's-school composer to die in the pursuit of fabulous wealth and success. And many in between. The book also traces the development of the Baroque style by treating the composers as comparative studies, with interest--and, unfortunately, a bias towards progressivism: throughout, if its new its good, but that is my only complaint. The chapters: The Baroque Era Instruments of the Baroque Giovanni Gabrieli Don Carlo Gesualdo, Prince of Venosa Claudio Monteverdi Girolamo Frescobaldi Arcangello Corelli Antonio Vivaldi Jean Baptiste Lully Francois Couperin Jean-Phillipe Rameau Heinrich Schutz Dietrich Buxtehude Georg Philipp Telemann Henry Purcell

Hardcover: pages.
Publisher:
Language:

 

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On lutes, recorders and harpsichords. men and music of the Baroque by Freda Pastor Berkowitz, Malcolm Spooner (Illustrator)

Book description
With good, old-fashioned, straight-forward biographies of some of the great Baroque composers, "Lutes, Recorders and Harpsichords: The Men and Music of the Baroque" is edifying and easy reading. The biographies are not lost in detail or agendas but are straightforward portraits of musical lives, weaving political influence and musical development into the lives, not the other way round. Some models for imitation: like Couperin le Grand, whose prudence and temperance helped him establish a family dynasty of music. Some to shy away from: like Fr. Vivaldi who apparently ran from his stable, highly successful career as a girl's-school composer to die in the pursuit of fabulous wealth and success. And many in between. The book also traces the development of the Baroque style by treating the composers as comparative studies, with interest--and, unfortunately, a bias towards progressivism: throughout, if its new its good, but that is my only complaint. The chapters: The Baroque Era Instruments of the Baroque Giovanni Gabrieli Don Carlo Gesualdo, Prince of Venosa Claudio Monteverdi Girolamo Frescobaldi Arcangello Corelli Antonio Vivaldi Jean Baptiste Lully Francois Couperin Jean-Phillipe Rameau Heinrich Schutz Dietrich Buxtehude Georg Philipp Telemann Henry Purcell

Library Binding: pages.
Publisher: Scribner (January 2000)
Language:

 

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On lutes, recorders and harpsichords. men and music of the Baroque by Freda Pastor Berkowitz, Malcolm Spooner (Illustrator)

Book description
With good, old-fashioned, straight-forward biographies of some of the great Baroque composers, "Lutes, Recorders and Harpsichords: The Men and Music of the Baroque" is edifying and easy reading. The biographies are not lost in detail or agendas but are straightforward portraits of musical lives, weaving political influence and musical development into the lives, not the other way round. Some models for imitation: like Couperin le Grand, whose prudence and temperance helped him establish a family dynasty of music. Some to shy away from: like Fr. Vivaldi who apparently ran from his stable, highly successful career as a girl's-school composer to die in the pursuit of fabulous wealth and success. And many in between. The book also traces the development of the Baroque style by treating the composers as comparative studies, with interest--and, unfortunately, a bias towards progressivism: throughout, if its new its good, but that is my only complaint. The chapters: The Baroque Era Instruments of the Baroque Giovanni Gabrieli Don Carlo Gesualdo, Prince of Venosa Claudio Monteverdi Girolamo Frescobaldi Arcangello Corelli Antonio Vivaldi Jean Baptiste Lully Francois Couperin Jean-Phillipe Rameau Heinrich Schutz Dietrich Buxtehude Georg Philipp Telemann Henry Purcell

Unknown Binding: 167 pages.
Publisher: Atheneum
Language: English

 

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Secrets of the Flute. The Physics, Math and Design of the Non-Mechanical Folk Flute by Lew Paxton Price

Book description

Unknown Binding: 63 pages.
Publisher: L.P. Price (1991)
Language: English

 

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Simple Flutes. How to Play or Make a Flute of Bamboo, Wood, Clay, Metal, Plastic, or Anything Else by Mark Shepard

Book description

Paperback: 44 pages.
Publisher: Shepard Publications (August 8, 2003)
Language: English

 

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The acoustics of the recorder by John Martin

Book description

Paperback: 112 pages.
Publisher: Edition Moeck 4054
Language:

 

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The Amateur Wind Instrument Maker by Trevor Robinson

Book description

Paperback: pages.
Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press
Language:

 

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The Baroque Flute Fingering Book. A Comprehensive Guide to Fingerings for the One-Keyed Flute Including Trills, Flattements, and Battements by Margaret N. Neuhaus, Catherine E. Folkers, Ardal Powell (Editor)

Book description

: 137 pages.
Publisher: Pendragon Pr; 2 Revised edition (May 1, 2002)
Language:

 

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The Bassanos. Venetian Musicians and Instrument Makers in England, 1531-1665 by David Lasocki, Roger Prior

Book description
In the 1530s, five brothers from the Bassano family, outstanding wind players and instrument makers, emigrated from Venice to England. This is a study of these brothers, their sons and daughter and their grandsons. The first half of the book discusses the everyday affairs of the family - their relationships, religion, property, law suits, finances and standing in society. Two chapters are devoted to Emilia Bassano, whose identification as the "dark lady" of Shakespeare's sonnets is supported by a wealth of evidence. The second half of the book discusses the family's musical activities. At the English court, the Bassanos founded a recorder consort that lasted 90 years; they also played in the flute/cornett and shawn/sackbutt consorts. As instrument makers their fame extended throughout Europe. The book's appendices present information on the Venetian branch of the family and the musical activities of the English branch since 1665.

Hardcover: 288 pages.
Publisher:
Language:

 

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The Early Flute. A Practical Guide (Cambridge Handbooks to the Historical Performance of Music) by Rachel Brown

Book description
This handbook for flautists addresses all who wish to consider the issues raised when performing music of the past, and experiment with them on old or new instruments. Its aim is to provide an authoritative and practical guide with evidence drawn from a variety of primary sources directly and indirectly associated with the flute. The author provides sound advice on instruments and their care, historical techniques, stylistic issues and historically informed interpretation, with examples drawn from a wide range of case studies, including Bach, Handel, Mozart and Brahms.

: 200 pages.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (April 21, 2003)
Language:

 

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The Flute by Jeremy Montagu

Book description

Paperback: 32 pages.
Publisher: Shire Publications
Language:

 

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The Flute (Yale Musical Instrument Series) by Ardal Powell

Book description
With these two volumes, the publisher launches its promising "Musical Instrument" series, in which noted scholars/ performers discuss instruments in light of the newest research. Forthcoming titles will cover the piano, the clarinet, the cello, the violin, and the trumpet. Montagu has played timpani and percussion professionally for more than 50 years and oversaw the Bate Collection of Musical Instruments at Oxford, and Powell is a noted solo flautist and president of Folkers & Powell, Makers of Historical Flutes, in Hudson, NY. Each has written an informative and authoritative guide for those with previous background in these instruments and a serious desire to understand their place in history. Taking a chronological approach, the authors trace the instruments from earliest known records and discuss the changes in construction, social context, and repertory, as well as notable performers and makers. Montagu's appendixes include information about playing techniques and the construction of percussion instruments, and Powell's reference section contains extremely valuable coverage of past and current scholarship on flutes. In addition to being well written, the books are sturdy and beautifully illustrated. Highly recommended for academic libraries, public libraries where an interest in music is strong, and upper-level music students generally. Timothy J. McGee, Univ. of Toronto Copyright 2002 Reed Business Information, Inc.

: 360 pages.
Publisher:
Language:

 

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The Flute and Flute-Playing in Acoustical, Technical, and Artistic Aspects by Dayton C. Miller, Theobald Boehm

Book description
Classic of organology; inventor of modern flute covers history, acoustics, techniques, keying, etc. Includes 50 illustrations.

Paperback: 197 pages.
Publisher: Dover Publications; 2 edition (June 1, 1964)
Language: English

 

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The Keyed Flute by Johann George Tromlitz (Oxford Early Music Series) by Johann George Tromlitz, Ardal Powell (Editor)

Book description
Ardal Powell, a leading authority on and maker of early flutes, offers here a translation and study of J. G. Tromlitz's tutor for the eight-keyed flute, first published in German in 1800. Powell explores the instrument's history and assesses Tromlitz's importance as a designer. The volume contains information vital to the historically informed performance of classical and Romantic music. `If no other praise were due, the mere fact of his translating these books would have indebted the general, and specifically the English-speaking readers to Ardal Powell...More, and even higher praise is merited by the fact that Mr Powell placed this text in its historical context and perspective...The translation of Tromlitz's text makes fluent and comfortable reading. It does not feel as a translation. No mean feat!...Ardal Powell suceeds eminently in establishing Tromlitz, with Johann Joachim Quantz before and Theobald Boehm after him as the pioneering maker, teacher and theoretician he undoubtedly was. providing the flute world with a book that puts the development of the flute from 1800 to this day in a better and more consequential perspective. Bravo.' FOMRHI

: 288 pages.
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA; illustrated edition edition (August 29, 1996)
Language:

 

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The Oldest Magic by Lew Paxton Price

Book description

Unknown Binding: 6 pages.
Publisher: L.P. Price (1995)
Language:

 

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The Recorder (Yale Musical Instrument Series) by David Lasocki, Robert Ehrlich, Nicholas Lander, Nikolaj Tarasov

Book description
A Choice "Best Academic" book in its first edition, The Recorder remains an essential resource for anyone who wants to know about this instrument. This new edition is thoroughly redone, takes account of the publishing activity of the years since its first publication, and still follows the original organization.

: 320 pages.
Publisher: Yale University Press; 1 edition (December 31, 2008)
Language:

 

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Traverso, Historical Flute Newsletter. The Second Decade, 1999-2008 by Ardal Powell, David Lasocki

Book description
Traverso, the international newsletter of historical flutes and flute-playing, celebrates its twentieth anniversary by reprinting the entire run of back issues in Volumes 11-20. The volume contains forty articles on the renaissance, baroque, classical, and early romantic flute, its repertoire, and performance practice, by expert authors including Rahel Brown, David Lasocki, Gianni Lazzari, Linda Pereksta, Kim Pineda, Ardal Powell, Stephen Preston, Susan E. Thompson, and Luca Verzulli. Also included are a new bibliography of writings on historical flutes and flute-playing published in 1999-2008, compiled by David Lasocki, and a CD with a searchable PDF of the entire publication including high-resolution color images.

: 200 pages.
Publisher: Pendragon Pr; Pap/Cdr edition (August 15, 2009)
Language:

 

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TRAVERSO, Historical Flute Newsletter. Volumes 1-10, 1989-98 by David Lasocki (Editor), Ardal Powell (Editor)

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TRAVERSO is a quarterly newsletter for people interested in the history of the flute and flute-playing. In its first ten years of publication, 1989-98, it published forty articles on the flute in the baroque and classical periods, its repertoire, and performance practice, by expert authors including Janice Dockendorff Boland, Eberhard Dehne-Niemann, Catherine Folkers, Claire Fontijn, Jean-Christophe Frisch, Bruce Haynes, Leta E. Miller, Ardal Powell, Patricia M. Ranum, Jeanne Swack, and Jed Wentz. These articles provide historical information on the instrument and its builders, the music and its composers, and the lives and ideas of flutists in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, as well as suggesting how players of today can interpret this material and put it to use. The book also contains a new bibliography of writings on the history of the flute and its music published in all languages during 1989-98, compiled by David Lasocki.

Paperback: 198 pages.
Publisher: Folkers Flute Company, Limited.; 1 edition (February 1998)
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Wind instruments of European Art Music by Horniman Museum (Londres)

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Unknown Binding: 107 pages.
Publisher: Inner London Education Authority (1974)
Language: English

 

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Woodwind for schools by Peter Tomlin

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Peter Tomlin gives a remarkably complete introduction to woodwind instrument making using very basic tools. After some introductory material he walks the student through making a Transverse Flute, a Clarinet, an Oboe and a Bassoon. New operations are described as they are needed and there are many clear dimensioned drawings. The text is terse and the reader is expected to think things through, but there are few gaps. An excellent little book (70 pages) and almost completely unknown outside the U.K. Someone should reprint it.

Unknown Binding: 70 pages.
Publisher: Dryad Press (1973)
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Woodwind Instruments and Their History by Anthony Baines

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