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Geminiani, Francesco (Xaverio)

violin, composer, theorist, medico, compositore


born: 1687 Source: 1  

born: 1680 Lucca, Italy Source: 2,3  
born: 1687 Source: 4  
born: 1674 Lucca, Italy Source: 5  
born: circa 1680 Lucca, Italy Source: 6  

baptised: 05 Dec 1687 Lucca, Italy Source: 7  

died: ? 24 Sep 1762 Source: 1  
died: 16 Sep 1762 Dublin, Ireland Source: 7  
died: 17 Sep 1762 Source: 1  
died: 17 Sep 1762 Source: 2,3  
died: 17 Sep 1762 Source: 4  
died: 17 Sep 1762 Source: 6  

The Music Sack has 93 items with information about Francesco (Xaverio) Geminiani:


 1993

Klassik Francesco Geminiani/Antonio Vivaldi : Sonaten fur Violoncello und Basso continuo (Heinrich Schiff, Violoncello; Ton Koopman, Cembalo; Jaap ter Linden, Continuocello) (Philips)
Stereoplay N4:126 Apr 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Finscher, Ludwig
Italienische Komponisten und italienische Instrumentalmusik in der Fremde : Bemerkungen zur italienischen Instrumentalmusik als Emigrantenkultur im 18. Jahrhundert
Chigiana 43:357-8 N23 1993
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1992

The listening post Geminiani : Six Concerti Grossi, Op. 2; Concerti Grossi, Op. 5 Nos. 3 & 5. (Tafelmusik, Jeanne Lamon, director) (Sony Classical Vivarte CD)
Classical Music Magazine 15:37 N5 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Schallplatten Francesco Geminiani : VI Sonate di Violoncello e Basso Continuo, Op. V (Hidemi Suzuki (Vc.), Ricercar Consort) (Ricercar CD)
Concerto 9:37 Apr 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Schallplatten Francesco Geminiani : Concerti grossi Op. 2/1-6 (Tafelmusik, Ltg. Jeanne Lamon) (Sony-Vivarte CD)
Concerto 9:38-9 Oct 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Classical music reviews Geminiani : Concerti Grossi (Tafelmusik, Lamon) (Sony)
Stereo Review 57:93 Sep 1992

Number of People : 1


 1991

Careri, E.
Handel e Geminiani
The Rubens and Titian of music
Studi Musicali 20:141-53 N1 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Careri, E.
The correspondence between Burney and Twining about Corelli and Geminiani
Music & Letters 72:38-47 N1 1991
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1991

Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


 1990

Historisch-kritische Gesamtausgabe der musikalischen Werke. Band I : Sonate da chiesa, Opus I und III mit Francesco Geminianis Concerto grosso-Bearbeitungen von sechs Sonaten aus Opus I und III. A. Corelli
Ed. by M. Luetolf.
Musikforschung, Die 43:188-9 N2 1990
       Note: Laaber, Laaber, 1987

Number of People : 1


 1990

Damschroder, David
Williams, David Russell
Music theory from Zarlino to Schenker
A bibliography and guide
By David Damschroder, the University of Minnesota and David Russell Williams, Memphis State University
Stuyvesant, NY: Pendragon Press, 1990
      (Series: Harmonologia; 4)

Number of People : 225


 1990

Eddy, M.A.
American violin method-books and European teachers, Geminiani to Spohr
American Music 8:167-209 N2 1990
       bibliog biog cover il facs mus

Number of People : 1


 1989

Careri, E.
La forest enchantee, una pantomima con musiche di Geminiani
Studi Musicali 18:239-72 N2 1989
       chart il mus

Number of People : 1


 1989

McVeigh, Simon
The violinist in London's concert life 1750-1784
Felice Giardini and his contemporaries
New York: Garland, 1989

Number of People : 77


 1989

Opus record reviews Geminiani : Chamber Works.
Musical America 109:60-61 N5 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Sonti, Piero
Repertorio di musica Sinfonica : gli autori, le composizioni dal seicento a oggi
Ricordi, 1989

Number of People : 201


 1988

Boydell, Brian
A Dublin musical calendar 1700-1760
Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 1988, 320 p.

Number of People : 445

More Details : (4 Sections)


 1988

Careri, E.
Per una biografia di Francesco Geminiani (1687-1762)
Rivista Italiana di Musicologia 23:200-241 1988
       il port

Number of People : 1


 1988

Allihn, Ingeborg
Konzertbuch : kammermusik A-G
Herausgegeben von Ingeborg Allihn
Leipzig: Veb Deutscher Verlag fur Musik, 1988

Number of People : 96


 1988

Nur vom Feinsten
Concerto N1:12 1988
       biog

Number of People : 1


 1987

Coggin, P.
"This easy and agreable instrument"
A history of the English guittar
Early Music 15:212-18 N2 1987
       bibliog il mus

Number of People : 1


 1987

Beechey, Gwilym
Francesco Geminiani (1687-1762) and the art of string playing
Consort: N43:24-34 1987
       facs mus
       Note: includes list of main publications with modern editions of music

Number of People : 1


 1987

Martinez Miura, E.
Il furibondo Geminiani
Musica Antiqua N9:11 Apr 1987
       mus

Number of People : 1


 1987

Gutknecht, Dieter
Schallplatten
Concerto N11-12:41 1987-1988
       Note: La petite bande on EMI label

Number of People : 1


 1986

Walls, Peter
"Ill-compliments and arbitrary taste"? Geminiani's directions for performers
Early Music 14:221-35 N2 1986
       il mus

Number of People : 1


 1986

Walls, Peter
"Ill-compliments and arbitrary taste"? Geminiani's directions for performers.
Early Music. 14 (1986), S. 221-235.
       Mit 4 Abb., 9 Notenbeisp. u. 1 Tab.

Number of People : 1


 1985

Lebrecht, Norman
Hush! Handel's in a passion : tales of Bach, Handel and their contemporaries
London: Andre Deutsch, 1985

Number of People : 17


 1984

Salmen, Gabriele
Musiker im Portrat
Munchen: C. H. Beck, 1984, 5 BANDE p.

Number of People : 402


 1983

Hickman, Roger
The censored publications of "The Art of playing on the violin", or Geminiani unshaken.
Early Music. 11 (1983), S. 73-76.

Number of People : 1


 1983

Hickman, Roger
The censored publications of The Art of Playing on the Violin; or, Geminiani unshaken
Early Music 11:73-6 N1 1983

Number of People : 1


 1983

Kirakowska, Susan
Geminiani the editor
Music Review: 44:13-24 N1 1983
       biog il table
       Note: paper read at Northern Chapter of the Royal Musical Association, 6th May, 1978

Number of People : 1


 1983

Schwarz, Boris
Great masters of the violin : From Corelli and Vivaldi to Stern, Zukerman and Perlman
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1983, 671 p.

Number of People : 101


 1983

Kirakowska, Susan
Geminiani the editor.
The Music Review. 44 (1983), S. 13-24.
       Mit 4 Notenbeisp.

Number of People : 1


 1980 Source: 7

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1979

Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


 1979 Source: 4

Powrozniak, Jozef
Gitarrenlexikon
Berlin: Verlag Neue Musik, 1979, 185 p.

Number of People : 773


 1979

Kassler, Jamie Croy
The science of music in Britain, 1714-1830
A catalogue of writings, lectures and inventions. In two volumes
New York: Garland, 1979

Number of People : 527


 1977 Source: 5

Stieger, Franz
Opernlexikon
Teil II: Komponisten
Tutzing: Hans Schneider, 1977

Number of People : 9,633


 1975

Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


 1970

Donington, Robert
Geminiani and the gremlins.
Music and Letters. 51 (1970), S. 150-155.

Number of People : 1


 1970

Honneger, Marc
Dictionnaire de la musique
Publie sous la direction de Marc Honneger
Paris: Bordas, 1970-76

Number of People : 6,183


 1968

Carfagna, Carlo
Gangi, Mario
Dizionario chitarristico italiano
Di Carlo Carfagna e Mario Gangi
Ancona: Edizioni Musicali Berben, 1968, 97 p.

Number of People : 1,089

More Details : (1 Section)


 1967

Jenkins, Newell
Geminiani's "The enchanted forest"
A conspectus.
Chigiana. 4 (1967), S. 167-179.

Number of People : 1


 1967

Themelis, Dimitris
Etude ou Caprice
Die entstehungsgeschichte der violinetude
Munchen: Wilhelm Fink Verlag Munchen, 1967

Number of People : 13


 1967

Wood, Godfrey
Lot with Hidden Assets.
The Strad. 78 (1967/68), S. 233-237.

Number of People : 1


 1966

Visiting musicians

p. 217 In:
Hogan, Ita Margaret
Anglo-Irish music : 1780-1830
Cork, Ireland: Cork University Press, 1966, 246 p.

Number of People : 65


 1966

Ewen, David
The complete book of classical music
Edited by David Ewen
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1966, 946 p.

Number of People : 117


 1966

Ewen, David
Great composers 1300-1900
A biographical and critical guide
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1966, 429 p.

Number of People : 198


 1965

Zenei lexikon
Budapest: Zenemukiado Vallalat, 1965

Number of People : 4,351


 1964

Veinus, Abraham
[Francesco Geminiani]
The Concerto. Rev. ed., 18-19. New York: Dover Publications, 1964.

p. 18-19 In:
Veinus, Abraham
The Concerto.
Revised edition
New York: Dover Publications, 1964.

Number of People : 1

Descriptive note


 1963

Fabbri, Mario
Le acute censure di Francesco M. Veracini a L'Arte della Fuga di Francesco Geminiani

p. 155-194 In:
Le celebrazioni del 1963 e alcune nuove indagini sulla musica italiana del XVIII e XIX secolo
Firenze: Leo S. Olschki, 1963
      (Series: Accademia Musicale Chigiana Siena; XX)

Number of People : 2


 1962

Dart, Thurston
Francesco Geminiani and the rule of taste.
A bi-centenary appreciation.
The Consort 19 (1962), S. 122-127.

Number of People : 1


 1962

Barblan, Guglielmo
Un ignoto omaggio di Francesco Geminiani ad Arcangelo Corelli.
Accademia Musicale Chigiana. Settimana Musicale. 19 (1962), S. 35-41.

Number of People : 1


 1960

Boyden, David Dodge
A postscript to "Geminiani and the first violin tutor"
Acta musicologica. 32 (1960), S. 40-47.

Number of People : 1


 1959

Boyden, David Dodge
Geminiani and the first Violin Tutor. [With] a bibliography of treatises devoted in whole or in part to violin instruction published in England 1658-1731.
Acta musicologica. 31 (1959), S. 161-170.

Number of People : 1


 1959

Giegling, Franz
Geminiani's Harpsichord transcriptions.
Music and Letters. 40 (1959), S. 350-352.

Number of People : 1


 1959 Source: 6

Eitner, Robert
Biographisch-bibliographisches Quellen-Lexikon der Musiker und Musikgelehrten
Christlicher Zeitrechnung bis Mitte des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts
Graz: Akademische Druck- u. Verlaganstalt, 1959

Number of People : 26,838


 1954

Bone, Philip James
The guitar and mandolin : biographies of celebrated players and composers
London: Schott, 1954, 388 p.

Number of People : 523


 1954

Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


 1951

Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


 1951

Boyden, David Dodge
Prelleur, Geminiani, and just intonation.
Journal of the American Musicolog. Society. 4 (1951), S. 202-219.

Number of People : 1


 1940

Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


 1938

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti : Supplemento
Milan: Sonzogno, 1938, 806 p.

Number of People : 9,140


 1937

Schmidl, Carlo
Dizionario universale dei musicisti
Milan: Sonzogno, 1937, 2V p.

Number of People : 11,317


 1936

Hernried, Robert
Francesco Geminiani's Leben und Werke.
Schweizerische Musikzeitung LXXVI, 525-29. Zurich.

Number of People : 1


 1936

Frank, Paul
Altmann, Wilhelm
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon : fur Musiker und Freunde der Musik
Begrundet von Paul Frank
Neu bearbeitet und erganzt von Wilhelm Altmann
Regensburg: Gustave Bosse, 1936, 730 p.

Number of People : 17,230


 1934

Apendice de guitarristas

p. 347 In:
Prat Marshall, Domingo
Diccionario biografico; bibliografico, historico, critico de guitarras (instrumentos afines) guitarrsitas (profesores, compositores concertistas, lahudistas, amateurs) guitarreros (luthiers) danzas y cantos; terminologia
Buenos Aires: Romero y Fernandez, 1934, 468 p.

Number of People : 43


 1927 Source: 1

Norlind, Tobias
Allmant musiklexikon
Stockholm: Wahlstrom & Widstrand, 1927-28, 2V p.

Number of People : 4,739


 1926

Zuth, Josef
Handbuch der Laute und Gitarre
Vienna: Verlag der Zeitschrift fur die Gitarre, 1926, 296 p.

Number of People : 992


 1925

Casati, Giovanni
Dizionario degli scrittori d'Italia. Dalle origini fino ai viventi ...
Milano: 1925-34, Voll. 3.

Number of People : 66


 1922

Pincherle, Marc
Les violonistes compositeurs et virtuoses
Paris: Henri Laurens, Editeur, 1922
      (Series: Les Musiciens Celebres)

Number of People : 50


 1919

Remy, Alfred
Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Third edition
Revised and enlarged by Alfred Remy, M.A.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1919, 1094 p.

Number of People : 7,067


 1915

Straeten, Edmund Sebastian Joseph van der
History of the violoncello, the viol da gamba
Their precursors and collateral instruments.
With biographies of all the most eminent players of every country
London: William Reeves, 1915

Number of People : 1,669


 1900

Baker, Theodore
Biographical dictionary of musicians
Compiled and edited by Theodore Baker, Ph.D.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1900, 653 p.

Number of People : 5,682

More Details : (1 Section)


 1899

Lahee, Henry C.
Famous violinists of to-day and yesterday
Boston: L. C. Page, 1899

Number of People : 98


 1895

Clarke, A. Mason
A biographical dictionary of fiddlers, including performers on the violoncello and double bass. Containing a sketch of their artistic career. Together with notes of their compositions.
London: Wm. Reeves, 1895, 360 p.

Number of People : 519


 1893

Ehrlich, A.
Beruhmte Geiger der Vergangenheit und Gegenwart
Leipzig: A. H. Payne, 1893

Number of People : 89


 1890

Benvenuti, Leo
Dizionario degli italiani all'estero ...
Firenze: 1890

Number of People : 113


 1886 Source: 3

Brown, James Duff
Biographical dictionary of musicians.
With a bibliography of English writings on music
Paisley, Scotland: A. Gardner, 1886, 637 p.

Number of People : 4,300


 1883 Source: 2

Baptie, David
A handbook of musical biography
London: W. Morley, 1883, 256 p.

Number of People : 3,177


 1881

Ferris, George Titus
Great violinists and pianists
Freeport, New York: Books for Libraries Press, 1881

Number of People : 17


 1880

Huet, Felix
Etude sur les differentes ecoles de violon depuis Corelli jusqu'a Baillot
Precedee d'un examen sur l'art de jouer des instruments a archet au XVII siecle
Par Felix Huet; violoniste, eleve de M.E. Sauzay, maitre de chapelle et organiste a Notre-Dame de Chalons, Membre de la societe d'agriculture, commerce, sciences et arts de la Marne
Chalons-sur-Marne: Imp. F. Thouille, rue D'Orfueil, 1880

Number of People : 61


 1852

Brocchi, Filippo
Collezione alfabetica di uomini e donne illustri della Toscana dagli scorsi secoli fino alla meta del XIX ...
Firenze: 1852

Number of People : 96


 1843

Inghirami, Francesco
Storia della Toscana ...
Fiesole: 1843-44, Tomo 12-14.

Number of People : 43


 1840

Boni, Filippo de
Biografa degli artisti ...
Venezia: 1840

Number of People : 255


 1834

Bingley, William
Musical biography : or, memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent musical composers and writers, who have flourished in the different countries of Europe during the last three centuries
London: R. Bentley, 1834, 395 p.

Number of People : 463


 1812

Gerber, Ernst Ludwig
Neues historischbiographisches Lexikon der Tonkunstler, welches Nachrichten von dem Leben und den Werken musikalischer Schriftsteller, berhumter Componisten, Sunger, Maister auf Instrumenten, Orgel- und Instrumentenmacher etc. aus allen Nationen enthalt ...
4 Bde.
Leipzig: 1812-14

Number of People : 4,453


 1790

Gerber, Ernst Ludwig
Historisch-biographisches Lexicon der Tonkunstler, welches NacMchten von dem Leben und den Werken musikalischer Schriftsteller enthalt.
Leipzig: 1790-91, 2 Teile.

Number of People : 3,350


 undated

Geminiani, Francesco
The art of accompaniment

Number of People : 1


 undated

Chiesa, Maria Tibaldi
Antiche musiche italiane che tornano alla luce s. 1649.

Number of People : 1


 undated

Careri, E.
Francesco Geminiani (1687-1762), Part 1 : Life and works; Part 2 : Thematic catalogue

Number of People : 1


 undated

Careri, E.
Francesco Geminiani (1687-1762)

Number of People : 1


 undated

Geminiani, Francesco
The Art of playing the violin. Facs. -ed.

Number of People : 1


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