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The bowed-harp

Andersson, Otto Emanuel

The bowed-harp

a study in the history of early musical instruments

by Andersson, Otto Emanuel

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Published by W. Reeves in London .
Written in English

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  • Scandinavia.
    • Subjects:
    • Crwth,
    • Musical instruments -- Scandinavia,
    • Stringed instruments -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Otto Andersson. From the original Swedish edition revised by the author; the translation edited with additional foot-notes by Kathleen Schlesinger. One hundred and sixteen illustrations.
      ContributionsSchlesinger, Kathleen, ed., Stenbäck, Mary Longman, tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML513 .A634
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii p., 1 l., 319 p.
      Number of Pages319
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6760598M
      LC Control Number31018393
      OCLC/WorldCa1303797

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      - Wheelharp - Jon Jones designed and built this hurdy-gurdy-like wheel-bowed harp played by a keyboard. Foot treadle driven. AudioThing has released Bowed Harp for Kontakt 5. Bowed Harp features samples from an autoharp played with a pick and an EBow. The autoharp is a string instrument similar to a zither. The EBow is a battery-powered electronic device for playing string instruments (like an electric guitar), producing a sound reminiscent of using a bow on the.


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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.5/5(1). book has appeared, there can be no doubt that the instrument is a bowed harp' (my italics). Hortense Panum also abandons her earlier view, which has been mentioned above, when dealing in great detail with this type of instrument-she calls it Strygelyre (bowed lyre)-in the second part of.

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