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Bach family

Christoph Wolff, Walter Emery, Peter Wollny, Ulrich Leisinger and Stephen Roe.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600); Baroque Music; Music of the Classical Period; Romantic Music. 9848 words.

German family of musicians. From the 16th century to the 19th the extensive Saxon-Thuringian Bach family produced an unparalleled and almost incalculable number of musicians of every...

Bach family

Christoph Wolff, Walter Emery, Peter Wollny, Ulrich Leisinger and Stephen Roe.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: High Renaissance Music (1500-1600); Baroque Music; Music of the Classical Period; Romantic Music. 9837 words.

German family of musicians. From the 16th century to the 19th the extensive Saxon-Thuringian Bach family produced an unparalleled and almost incalculable number of musicians of every...

Brays

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; High Renaissance Music (1500-1600); Baroque Music; Music of the Classical Period; Romantic Music. 90 words.

(Fr. harpion; Ger. Nägel; Welsh gwrachod)

Found in many Renaissance harps and some Welsh harps into the 19th century, these are small, right-angled pegs of wood, ivory, or...

Hybrid

Laurence Libin.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Contemporary Music; Early Renaissance Music (1400-1500); High Renaissance Music (1500-1600); Baroque Music; Music of the Classical Period; Romantic Music. 697 words.

[duplex]

Instrument that combines in one unit essential features of two or more different instruments. Produced since the Renaissance if not earlier, hybrids can offer unusual...

Instrument making

Herbert Heyde.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Music; Music; Early Renaissance Music (1400-1500); High Renaissance Music (1500-1600); Baroque Music; Music of the Classical Period; Romantic Music. 2860 words.

This article discusses trends in organizing the production of European instruments from the 15th century to the mid-19th.

During the 15th century European instrument making entered...