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Stradivari

[strad-uh-vair-ee; Italian strah-dee-vah-ree] /ˌstræd əˈvɛər i; Italian ˌstrɑ diˈvɑ ri/
noun
1.
Antonio
[an-toh-nee-oh;; Italian ahn-taw-nyaw] /ænˈtoʊ ni oʊ;; Italian ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/ (Show IPA),
1644?–1737, Italian violinmaker of Cremona (pupil of Nicolò Amati).
Latin Stradivarius.
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  • In his instruments may be clearly traced the teachings of Stradivari.

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  • The form partakes of that of Stradivari; wood usually of excellent quality.

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  • The sound-holes are broader and more perpendicular than those of Stradivari.

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  • Stradivari model, excellent work, deep rose-coloured varnish.

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  • There are three essential points of difference between Guarneri and Stradivari.

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  • The third is the scroll, in which Guarneri is as distinct from Stradivari as it is possible to be.

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  • It may be asked, then, if not from Stradivari, from whom did Guarneri receive instruction?

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  • Maler appears to have been regarded by Lutinists as the Stradivari of Lutes.

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  • Stradivari must have been in the workshop of his master between the years 1658 and 1666.

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  • The next period to be noticed relative to the work of Stradivari is that dating from 1686 to 1694.

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Stradivari

/ˌstrædɪˈvɑːrɪ/
noun
1.
Antonio (anˈtɔːnjo). ?1644–1737, Italian violin, viola, and cello maker
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