Film, Video [Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Kreisler" violin]

Format Film, Video
Contributors Bach, Johann Sebastian
Kitchen, Nicholas Kitchen
[Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Kreisler" violin]
Contributor Names
Kitchen, Nicholas Kitchen (performer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian 1685-1750 (composer)
-  Violinist Nicholas Kitchen recorded Bach's Chaconne on 5 violins in the Library of Congress's collections to compare the sounds in March, 2007. Recording was made at the Library of Congress by the Information Technologies Services division. (General)
-  The violin that is being performed was made by Giuseppe Guarneri (del Gesu) in Cremona ca. 1730, and is known as the "Kreisler." (General)
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