Violin, Andrea Amati (ca. 1505–1578), Cremona, ca. 1559 Ex. 1
"Double" from the Sarabande of Partita no. 1 in B minor by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750) played by Sean Avram Carpenter at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, September 19, 2011.
Performed on a violin by Andrea Amati built ca. 1559 in Cremona, Italy. Learn more about this violin.
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