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[vyawt-tee] /ˈvyɔt ti/
Giovanni Battista
[jaw-vahn-nee baht-tees-tah] /dʒɔˈvɑn ni bɑtˈtis tɑ/ (Show IPA),
1755–1824, Italian violinist and composer. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Viotti was one of the first to use the Tourt bow, that indispensable adjunct to the perfect manipulation of the violin.

  • Viotti was a pupil of Pugnani, and owed his success to the rare teaching of that master.

    The Violin George Hart
  • In 1801, Viotti found himself at liberty to return to London.

    The Violin George Dubourg
  • Without hesitation I named Viotti, and the duke approved of the choice.

  • To Puppo was confided the direction of the orchestra; and to Bréval, the office of seconding Viotti.

    The Violin George Dubourg
  • With the famous Viotti sprang up a school of Violin-playing as marked in style as that introduced by Corelli.

    The Violin George Hart
  • It was shortly after this that De Briot took lessons from him, and he it was who gave him the letter of introduction to Viotti.

  • Then followed the short management of Viotti, and in 1821 F. Habeneck was called to the managerial chair.

    The Operatic Problem William Johnson Galloway
  • Pierre Rode, another of the eminent players formed by Viotti, was born at Bordeaux, in 1774.

    The Violin George Dubourg
  • Viotti offered the man twenty francs for the curious instrument, which had been made by the old man's nephew, who was a tinker.

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