The Violin

The Violin : A Research and Information Guide

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First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 424 pages
  • 154.9 x 231.1 x 27.9mm | 657.72g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0815336373
  • 9780815336372
  • 1,827,399

Table of contents

Introduction Part 1: Reference and General Studies General Music Reference. Electronic Resources. General Violin Bibliographies. Discography. Periodicals. General Studies of the Violin. Part 2: Acoustics and Construction Acoustics and Mechanics. Violin Making: Construction and Repair. Violin Makers. The Bow. Collecting and Dealing. Authentication: Frauds and Forgeries Part 3: Violin Playing and Performance Practice History of Violin Playing. Pedagogy. Competitions. Health Issues. Violin Playing and Recording Technology Part 4: Violin Music Reference: Lists and Guides. General Surveys. Studies by Genre. Studies by Period. Studies by Region. Studies by Composer Part 5: Violinists, Violinist-Composers, and Violin Teachers Reference. Collective Biographies. Studies by Region. Women Violinists. Violinists of African Descent. Folk Violinists. Individual Biographies. Author Index. Name Index. Subject Index
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