Re: 18th Century Music
- Oh yes, I did find this other link with more dancing masters' fiddles.
The small bow gives a good idea of the scale.
- This website includes information about early music, including 18th
century music. Also of interest at this website are 18th Century
Women's Head Coverings. Very good.
Auld lang syne,
Terri Anne Hastings
- Dear Friends and Fellow Historians,
If you live or plan to visit the Washington, DC, area around Independence Day, there is a real treat available for you.
David and Ginger Hildebrand of the Colonial Music Institute (see: http://www.colonialmusic.org/) will be presenting "An Eighteenth-Century Musical Celebration of American Independence," featuring Colonial-Revolutionary War era music, at Anderson House, headquarters of the Society of the Cincinnati on Wednesday evening, 2 July 2008 at 6:00 pm. Admission is free. For more information see: http://www.societyofthecincinnati.org/public.htm#concerts or call 202-785-2040 for more information.
Anderson House is located at 2118 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20008, not far from the DuPont Circle Station on the Metro Red Line.
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