Film, Video [Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Betts" violin]
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- [Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Betts" violin]
- 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 Antonio Stradivari in Cremona in 1704, and is known as the "Betts." (General)
- Music Division
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Kitchen, Nicholas Kitchen, and Johann Sebastian Bach. Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Betts" violin. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200154822/.
APA citation style:
Kitchen, N. K. & Bach, J. S. Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Betts" violin. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200154822/.
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Kitchen, Nicholas Kitchen, and Johann Sebastian Bach. Performance of Bach's Chaconne on "Betts" violin. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200154822/>.