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The Medici viola

The Medici viola

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Published by Privately Printed By the Author of "The Outer Parallel," "West Point" in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Mario Malanotte.
SeriesAmerican fiction -- reel 67, no. 627.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[3], 201 p., [1] leaf of plates
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17451968M
OCLC/WorldCa29708549

I have always been a fan of books that mix fact with fiction and The Medici Secret does not disappoint. The story goes from to present day hopscotching back and forth and gorgeous town of Venice provides the ideal backdrop and working its way across the world from era to era unravelling as it goes the secret the Medici family spent so long concealing and the reasons behind the many /5(91).   There is a second inscription between the lower bouts but, while Sacconi [6] was convinced that it had been written by Cozio, Pollens [7] noticed that it is similar to the one on the mould ‘TV’ for the tenor viola ‘Medici, Tuscan’ from , which did not appear in the picture reproduced in the Hill’s book from Therefore it must.

Bronzino: pittore e poeta alla corte dei Medici ; [Firenze, Palazzo Strozzi, 24 settembre gennaio ] by Agnolo Bronzino (Book) 1 edition published in in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide. This viola, and the Paganini-Desaint violin of , the Paganini-Conte Cozio di Salabue violin of and the Paganini-Ladenburg cello of , comprise the Paganini Quartet. On loan to Christoph Vandory from Goldmund Quartet. Formerly part of the von Mendelssohn family quartet of Stradivari's in Berlin. Gibson: Habisreutinger Foundation.

"Displayed at Stradivari's year anniversary in Cremona in This instrument figures in Fetis's book "Stradivarius," published in , as one of the maker's finest works. It is not clear how this instrument became part of the Medici collection. Perhaps it .   Not only this viola has the Medici coat of arms inlaid, but it is one of the few Stradivari instruments that were never adapted after the technological innovations of the 18th century. This makes the Medici Viola an extremely rare and precious object if you consider that a Stradivari musical instrument that was adapted can easily reach a couple.


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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Mario Malanotte. The Medici Viola. The Medici Viola, also known as the Tuscan-Medici Viola, was built in Cremona by Antonio Stradivari and is dated It was originally made for the Grand Prince Ferdinando de Medici, fan of music, who had his personal group of musicians.

Electronic books Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Malanotte, Mario. Medici viola. New York: Privately Printed by the Author of "The Outer Parallel, " "West Point", (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Mario.

Books shelved as medici: The House of Medici: Its Rise and Fall by Christopher Hibbert, The Confessions of Catherine de Medici by C.W. Gortner, The Devil. This is a highly readable book about the history of the Medici family beginning with founding father Cosimo through the last The Medici viola book Gian Gastone.

Read more. 10 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. marie. out of 5 stars Have read much on the deMedici family. Learning some Reviews:   The Medici story began around the 12th century, when family members from the Tuscan village of Cafaggiolo emigrated to Florence.

Through banking and commerce, the. The Medici family returns to Florence, where Albizzi awaits the Signoria's sentence, but the arrival of Pope Eugene IV complicates the situation. Purgatory 53m. Cosimo is asked to choose a candidate for the vacant seat in the Signoria.

Marco is forced to share his suspicions about Lorenzo with Cosimo. Medici family, Italian bourgeois family that ruled Florence and, later, Tuscany during most of the period from toexcept for two brief intervals. It provided the Roman Catholic Church with four popes (Leo X, Clement VII, Pius IV, and Leon XI) and married into the royal families of Europe.

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Article. Originally part of an ensemble made for the Grand Duke of Tuscany, Ferdinando de Medici, this viola eventually was separated from its brethren and sold in to an Englishman in Florence. Over the next years, the viola landed in France, returned to England, and eventually made its way to New York City through the Rudolph Wurlitzer Company.

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Beside the books already mentioned, this instrument is illustrated in George Hart’s book, as is the tenor viola. [18] All five Medici instruments are also illustrated in Herbert K.

Goodkind’s classic work on Stradivari. [19] Tenor Viola‘Medici, Tuscan’. The House of Medici (English: / ˈ m ɛ d ɪ tʃ i / MED-i-chee or, Italian: [ˈmɛːditʃi]) was an Italian banking family and political dynasty that first began to gather prominence under Cosimo de' Medici in the Republic of Florence during the first half of the 15th century.

The family originated in the Mugello region of Tuscany, and prospered gradually until it was able to fund the Medici. The quality and dimensions of the wood and varnish are copied from the original to achieve the same tonal qualities of the priceless Medici contralto which was part of a set of instruments, five in number, which were made by Stradivari in for Cosimo di Medici.

He was a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and the author of many books, including Disraeli, Edward VII, George IV, The Rise and Fall of the House of Medici, and Cavaliers and Roundheads. Described by Professor Sir John Plumb as " a writer of the highest ability and in the N Christopher Hibbert, MC, FRSL, FRGS (5 March - 21 /5().Viola by Antonio Stradivari, Cremona,"Tuscan-Medici" Contributor Names Zirkle, Michael (photographer) Montgomery, John (editor) Genre article Book/Printed Material "National Treasure." The .Claudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi (/ ˌ m ɒ n t ɪ ˈ v ɛər d i /, also US: /-ˈ v ɜːr d-/; Italian: [ˈklaudjo monteˈverdi] (); baptized 15 May – 29 November ) was an Italian composer, string player, choirmaster, and priest.A composer of both secular and sacred music, and a pioneer in the development of opera, he is considered a crucial transitional figure between the.