The form of the harpsichord is shown in Fig.
"A Popular History of the Art of Music" by W. S. B. Mathews
Handel played the harpsichord well, but the organ better.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 14" by Elbert Hubbard
Mam'selle played on the harpsichord, and there was conversation until it was time to go.
"A Little Girl in Old Detroit" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
On one end of the harpsichord he also painted a skull and music-books.
"Anecdotes of Painters, Engravers, Sculptors and Architects, and Curiosities of Art, (Vol. 2 of 3)" by Shearjashub Spooner
Three Figures, which play the Harpsichord and Hautboys, in concert.
"The Olden Time Series, Vol. 4: Quaint and Curious Advertisements" by Henry M. Brooks
He set me down to tune Harpsichords, a mere mechanical employment, not at all to my taste.
"The Violin" by George Hart
There are interesting old books on the virginals, harpsichord, and spinet.
"The Book-Hunter at Home" by P. B. M. Allan
They can be found in the Haendel "Lessons for the Harpsichord," edited by Kohler, in the Peters edition.
"The Masters and their Music" by W. S. B. Mathews
The Harpsichord is a great Incitement to Study, and by it we continually improve in our Knowledge.
"Observations on the Florid Song" by Pier Francesco Tosi
The same day the chevalier had tried his harpsichord.
"The Conspirators" by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
And night and distant rumbling; now the army's
carrier-train was moving out, to war.
He looked up from the harpsichord, and as
he went on playing, he looked across at her
"The Last Evening" by Rainer Maria Rilke
There seats, which beauty once enthroned,
In tattered damask stand;
In gray neglect a faun extends
A mutilated hand;
And silence makes the festal board
Mute as the stringless harpsichord.
"Villa Pliniana" by John Lawson Stoddard
Whereas, were we suffered to do as we please
With our Blacks and our Whites, as of yore we were let,
We might range them alternate, like harpsichord keys,
And between us thump out a good piebald duet.
"Epistle Of Condolence From A Slave-Lord To A Cotton-Lord" by Thomas Moore
For the dear soul knew that music was a very sovereign balm;
She had sprinkled it over Sorrow and seen its brow grow calm,
In the days of slender harpsichords with tapping tinkling quills,
Or carolling to her spinet with its thin metallic thrills.
"The Opening of the Piano" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Davitt Moroney showcases the harpsichord's eloquence .
Things are heating up in the bare-knuckle world of competitive harpsichord playing this week as the Westfield International Harpsichord Competition gets underway at the University of Maryland.
A harpsichord joins the jam.
Concerto for Mandolin, Strings and Harpsichord in G. Three Shakespeare Songs.
The harpsichord with the forward look.
The gifted musicians, both associated with St Andrew's Cathedral, began their collaboration in 1996 to explore the repertoire of music written for two harpsichords .
Davitt Moroney showcases the harpsichord 's eloquence.
Meyerson holds the professorship of harpsichord and fortepiano at the Universitat der Kunste in Berlin, the first position of its kind when it was created for legendary harpsichordist Wanda Landowska in the early 20th century.
He's recorded the Goldberg Variations on the BMW of harpsichords , a gorgeous replica of an instrument built by Hieronymus Hass in Hamburg, Germany around 1734.
The World's Most Popular Gay Postmodern Harpsichord Nerd.
Mark Stevenson British harpsichord maker Mark Stevenson died of cancer on July 4, 2000, aged 56.
Some of the most highly regarded harpsichordists in the world are gathering in Washington this week to serve on the jury of the Westfield Center International Harpsichord Competition.
Concerto for Flute, Violin, and Harpsichord in a, BWV 1044.
"Some of the Best Harpsichord Rock I Have Yet Heard": The Rise of Prog .
Bach 's harpsichord seems disconnected from Bach 's music.
Piano has existed for more than 600 years, from the harpsichord to the modern prototype built by the Italian Cristofori in the year of 1709, the instrument has been improved a lot in both mechanical structure and acoustical properties, with the efforts of manufacturers, pianists and piano technicians.
Analysis on the relations between piano touch and tone
The organ’s continuous supply of wind allows it to sustain notes for as long as the corresponding keys are pressed, unlike the piano and harpsichord with their sounds decaying when the keys are held.
Music in Terms of Science