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The descriptive note comes from item 637 in :


 1990

Henderson, Alice H.
Henderson, Donald Gene
Carl Maria von Weber : a guide to research
New York: Garland, 1990, 385 p.

This is what Donald Gene Henderson had to say:

Points out that Weber's 1813 Brodmann piano, which he purchased in Vienna, is in the Preussischer Kulturbesitz musical instrument collection in Berlin. The only one of Weber's pianos which has been preserved, it has a six-octave compass and a shallow key-dip, which facilitated Weber's brilliant passage work such as the glissandos in octaves in the Konzertstuck. There is no firm evidence that he had a six-and-a-half-octave piano, and the low notes on some of his keyboard music may have been added by a later editor.

© Donald Gene Henderson
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