Violin, Joachim Tielke (1641–1719), Hamburg, ca. 1685. Ex. 1
"Double" from the Sarabande of Partita No. 1 in B minor by J. S. Bach (1685–1750). Performed by Sean Avram Carpenter.
Violin, Purchase, Clara Mertens Bequest, in memory of André Mertens, 1992 (1992.333). Learn more about this instrument.
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