Antonio Stradivari


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Noun1.Antonio Stradivari - Italian violin maker who developed the modern violin and created violins of unequaled tonal quality (1644?-1737)Antonio Stradivari - Italian violin maker who developed the modern violin and created violins of unequaled tonal quality (1644?-1737)
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The outstanding genius among violin makers was Antonio Stradivari, who lived in Cremona, a fam ous centre for violin making.
Antonio Stradivari made about 1,200 violins in his lifetime, and sold them only to the very rich, primarily the royalty.
VIOLINIST Tasmin Little had the best possible start to her career when her father bought her an instrument made by Italian craftsman Antonio Stradivari.
6 million Antonio Stradivari violin which disappeared from the workshop of a New York violinmaker.
Crafted by Antonio Stradivari, an Italian artisan of the late 17th and early 18th centuries, Stradivarius violins are recognized for their exquisite design, wood characteristics and varnish texture.
1728, by Antonio Stradivari -- As the most widely imitated violin maker, Stradivari arguably has the most familiar name among all instrument makers.
Douglas uses planes, chisels, knives, gouges, files and scrapers to shape each instrument, creating models based on the work of the greats, Antonio Stradivari and Giuseppe Guarneri.
Billed as one of the finest classical musicians of the 20th and early 21st centuries, the multiple Grammy-winning Perlman plays a historic Soil Stradivarius made in 1714 during the golden period of Antonio Stradivari.
1737: Antonio Stradivari, violin-maker, died in his nineties at Cremona, Italy.