DHV:
1589
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Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Mirecourt

Maker:

Nicolas

Chappuy

Date:

1730 C ?

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Current Location:

E, Barcelona

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Collection:

Savall, Jordi

No. of Strings:

5

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Information Source:

Savall 2009 (Celtic Viol I)

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Savall 2009 (Celtic Viol I)

Savall 2009 (Celtic Viol I); Savall 2002 (Lawes)

Savall’s publicity calls it a 5-stringed treble, but probably a pardessus (or else a quinton?). Date given (more plausibly) as 1750 on Lawes recording.