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for Early Keyboard Instruments
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Catalog and Brochures

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Cat No

Description

Surface

AIR Overseas

9002

Catalog of Parts and Plans for Early Keyboard Instruments, 70pp plus Pricelist

10.00

15.00

90025

Pricelist to Catalog

2.00

4.00

91600

String and Wire Catalog (from main catalog)

2.00

4.00

9003

Brochure, Tools and Supplies for Owners of Early Keyboard Instruments, 4pp

1.50

2.50

 

 

 

 

 

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Instructional Brochures

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Cat No

Description

Surface

AIR Overseas

91019

Voicing with Birds' Quill by Keith Hill, 8pp reprint

2.50

4.50

91080

Installing/Voicing Delrin/Celcon Plectra, 4pp

1.50

2.50

91081

Modifying Burton Tongues, 1p

0.75

1.25

91089

Converting from Leather to Delrin Plectra, 4pp

1.50

2.50

91044

Delrin Jack Preparation and Assembly, 4pp

1.50

2.50

 

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Maintenance Manuals for Early Keyboard Instruments

Cat No

Description

Surface

AIR Overseas

9910

Harpsichord Regulating and Repairing by Frank Hubbard, 32pp

15.00

18.00

9915

Harpsichord Repair Guide by Margaret Hood, 40pp

25.00

30.00

9920

Fortepiano Maintenance Handbook by Margaret Hood, 40pp

25.00

30.00

SPECIAL

Both Manuals by Margaret Hood

40.00

47.50

 

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Books about Early Keyboard Instruments, historical

Cat No

Description

Surface

AIR Overseas

9960

Handbook of Historical Stringing Practice by Malcolm Rose,

70.00

80.00

9961

Metallurgy of 17th/18th Century Wire SOLD OUT

 

 

 

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Books and Brochures for Hammered Dulcimers

Cat No

Description

Surface

AIR Overseas

96791

Instructions for Hammered Dulcimer plan #6791, 15pp

5.00

7.00

9971

Making and Playing Musical Instruments by J. Botermans et al., 120pp, illustrated, hard cover. 46 folk instruments: flutes, horns, rattles, clappers, drums, lyres, fiddles, hurdy gurdy etc.

28.00

36.00

9972

Musical Instrument Design by Bart Hopkin, 192pp, soft cover. Acoustic principles, pitch layouts, idiophones, beaters, aerophones, membraphones, resonators, chordophones, etc.

25.00

32.00

9981

How to Build a Hammered Dulcimer by Phillip Mason, 16pp. Basic principles of building simple hammered dulcimers.

6.00

8.00

9982

The Hammered Dulcimer by H. Mitchell, 58pp, soft cover. Layout and construction using simple materials.

8.00

11.00

9983

The Hammered Dulcimer Instruction Book by Phillip Mason, 44pp, soft cover. Instructions on tuning and playing, plus 18 tunes

10.00

13.00

9984

Hammered Dulcimer by Peter Pickow, 112pp, soft cover. Complete guide on playing the hammered dulcimer for beginners to advanced, tuning, scales, chords, embellishments, and over 25 tunes.

17.00

22.00

9985

Easy Chord Playing Method for Hammered Dulcimer by Lilah Gillett, 5pp plus decals.

5.00

7.00

 

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