Geometry, Proportion and the Art of Lutherie by Kevin Coates, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Geometry, proportion, and the art of lutherie: a study of the use and aesthetic significance of geometry and numerical proportion in the design of European. Geometry, Proportion, and the Art of Lutherie by Coates, Kevin., Kevin Coates, , Clarendon Press edition, in English.

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This book is intended for musical instrument makers, researchers, restorers, collectors, dealers, players, etc. It is extremely well written, and it appears to have the virtue, too rare in musicology, tbe candour, since Dr. Then he explains his analytical procedure: None of your libraries hold this item.

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Geometry, proportion, and the art of lutherie

The Art of Lutherie. Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Be the first to add this to a list. This links lutherie, as an area of design, with that of mainstream art and architecture, as one governed lutheroe a neo-Platonic and neo-Pythagorean tradition of number-cosmology.


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Specialist museum staff at the musical instrument collections. Borchardt Library, Melbourne Bundoora Campus. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English Show 0 more pro;ortion It encompassed a rich selection of Bach manuscripts, including the autographs of twelve cantatas and Masses, first editions of all of Bach’s works, a number of fascinating printed artefacts and a magnificent display of instruments contemporary with Bach’s career and of the type and form found in his scores.

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