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The Art & History of Violin Cases
Language: un
Pages: 116
Authors: Glenn P. Wood
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

Seeking simplicity is going against everything our popular culture teaches us. It is being courageous enough to say, "I don't have to have it all, enough is enough!" Complexity is normal in life, simplicity takes effort. Courage is required to make the decision to enter into a relationship with God
The Violin: A Social History of the World's Most Versatile Instrument
Language: en
Pages: 736
Authors: David Schoenbaum
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-10 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

The life, times, and travels of a remarkable instrument and the people who have made, sold, played, and cherished it. A 16-ounce package of polished wood, strings, and air, the violin is perhaps the most affordable, portable, and adaptable instrument ever created. As congenial to reels, ragas, Delta blues, and
The New Art History
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Jonathan Harris
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-09-11 - Publisher: Routledge

The New Art History provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental changes which have occurred in both the institutions and practice of art history over the last thirty years. Jonathan Harris examines and accounts for the new approaches to the study of art which have been grouped loosely under the
The Strad
Language: en
Authors: Jonathan Harris
Categories: Bowed stringed instruments
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

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Violin Virtuosos
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Henry Roth
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: California Classics Books

The singing tone and wide range of the violin have made it the archetypal musical instrument, and in Violin Virtuosos, violinist and music critic Henry Roth has created a work of rare insight into this singular and beloved instrument.