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JOST THÖNE Antonio Stradivari Cello c.1690 ‘Barjansky’ | Library Edition

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Monograph Antonio Stradivari Cello C.1690 Barjansky, book and 12 posters from Jost Thöne Verlag with Micro-CT scan of Fraunhofer Institut

Monograph of the Antonio Stradivari Cello C.1690 ‘Barjansky’

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Probably the most extensive and detailed study of a stringed instrument that has ever been published

  • Enjoy the historical research written by world known experts
  • Listen to Julian Lloyd Webber and Kian Soltani talking about playing the Barjansky
  • Join a comparison and analysis with other important Stradivari cellos
  • Be part of a most interesting string testing process and follow the discussion regarding the asymmetry of violin making
  • Watch the documentation of a unique restoration process and more…
  • Have a look at the latest Micro-CT scan, the Micro-CT analysis and the wood analysis of the scroll
  • Follow the research of the Stradivari varnish and see UV- and infrared fluorescence photography in a new way on 1:1 posters
  • Learn about a new laser photo technology for the analysis of the arching and the dendrochronological research
  • Study a real 3D visualisation and more …*

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Historical research—Lüder Machold, Carlo Chiesa and Johannes Loescher | Interview with Julian Lloyd Webber and Kian Soltani | String testing by Thomastik Infeld | Discussion of the asymmetry of violin making | Documentation of the restoration process | List of all known Stradivari cellos | List of subscribers | The Cello Molds | Stylistic Comparison of the ´Barjansky` and the ´Mediceo` Cellos I CNC- Milled Inlay | The Varnish Analysis of the ´Barjansky` Stradivari Cello via Ultraviolet- and Infrared Fluorescence Photography | Dendrochronological Report | Condition Report | Photogrammetric Capture | Digital Measurements | String Testing by Thomastik Infeld | Discussion of the Asymmetry of Violin Making | Documentation of the Restoration Process | Wood Identification | Interviews with Julian Lloyd Webber and Kian Soltani | Collection of 24 Postermotifs and more ...


Micro-CT scan—Fraunhofer Institut IIS | Micro-CT analysis—Dr. Rudolf Hopfner | Wood analysis—Thünen Institut Hamburg | Varnish research—Martin-Luther-Universität Halle | UV- and infrared fluorescence photography—Leonhard Rank and Prof. Dr. Martin Bek | Analysis of arching through laser/photo technology—Leonhard Rank | Dendrochronological research—Arjan Versteeg | Condition Report—Leonhard Rank | 3D visualisation—Fraunhofer Institut IIS and Andreas Jacobi | and more ...

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In collaboration with ALAGO ART & STRINGS GMBH

Format: 320 x 450mm, 392 pages
Language: English
Posters: provided in a separate box with 12 posters / 24 motifs
Website: accompanying content with developing features
Limited edition: 500 copies Library Edition | 100 copies de Luxe Edition – as illustrated

Additional Content for Antonio Stradivari Cello C.1690 ‘Barjansky’

Making-of Film

Preview Trailer (1 Min.)

Making-of: The Barjansky Cello Monograph (18 Min.) **

Flipbook Video

Flipbook Video (English)

Flipbook Video (Deutsch)

Full 3D Visualisation*

Full 3D Visualisation (high resolution, c.175MB) **

Full 3D Visualisation (lowered resolution, c.120MB) **

Varnish Analysis (blue)*

3D Visualisation (high resolution, c.65MB) **

3D Visualisation (lowered resolution, c.50MB) **

Varnish Analysis (green)*

3D Visualisation (high resolution, c.80MB) **

3D Visualisation (lowered resolution, c.50MB) **

CT Scan Visualisations

Slices Axial **
Slices Sagittal **
Slices Coronal **
Volume Belly **
Volume Back **
Head Slices **
Head Volumes **

The Remaining Antonio Stradivari Cellos

Show List **

Recording at the Synchron Stage Vienna

On jost-thoene-verlag.de

The Musical Ancestors

Musical ancestors **


Show Reviews

Biological Asymmetry in Violin-Making

Show Essay **
Show Instruments **


Show Image Sources

** Access to Additional Content via purchase of the Monograph.

* System requirements for 3D-Visualisations:
Firefox v51 or above
Google Chrome v56 or above
Chrome for Android v64 or above
Internet Explorer v11 or above
Safari on MacOS
Safari on iOS v8 or above
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Kian Soltani is published with the kind permission of Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft mbH.

Johann Sebastian Bach, Charles Gounod: Ave Maria - Kian Soltani, Aaron Pilsan