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

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Title
[Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Kreisler" violin]
Contributor Names
Kitchen, Nicholas Kitchen (performer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian 1685-1750 (composer)
Notes
-  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)
Form
videorecording
Repository
Music Division
Online Format
video
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Kitchen, Nicholas Kitchen, and Johann Sebastian Bach. [Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Kreisler" violin]. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200154820/. (Accessed February 21, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Kitchen, N. K. & Bach, J. S. [Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Kreisler" violin]. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200154820/.

MLA citation style:

Kitchen, Nicholas Kitchen, and Johann Sebastian Bach. [Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Kreisler" violin]. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200154820/>.