The Amatis DNA. A Dynasty of Stringed Instrument makers in Cremona
Editors : Fausto Cacciatori, Bruce Carlson, Carlo Chiesa Publishing Assistant and Coordinator : Paola Carlomagno Scientific Committee : Charles Beare, Fausto Cacciatori, Bruce Carlson, Carlo Chiesa
224 pages, 25,5×31,5cm
The catalogue was produced on the occasion of the exhibition entitled �The Amatis� DNA. A Dynasty of Stringed Instrument Makers in Cremona�. It is divided into two sections. The first section is composed of four essays concerning the music and musicians of the 17th century in Cremona, the violinmakers of Amatis� family, their most important construction characteristics and the analysis carried out on the Stauffer viola and Hammerle violin . The second section deals with each of the 24 instruments displayed during the Amati exhibition, and their dimensions are fully described in the comparative schedules at the end of the volume.