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Andrea Amati

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Andrea Amati was a luthier, from Cremona, Italy. Amati is credited with making the first instruments of the violin family that are in the form we use today.

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Google previewGreene's Biographical Encyclopedia of Composers (1985)

by David Mason Greene

But Andrea Amati, the first of its great violin makers, was already at work there. Baldassare Monteverdi, the composer's father, was a druggist who practiced medicine after a fashion. The mother, the former Maddalena Zigani, died in 1573, ...

Google previewDictionary of Eponyms (2013)

by Martin Manser

Andrea Amati (1525–1611), the founder of the ...

Google previewThe Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians (1999)

by Don Michael Randel

Andrea Amati (before 151 1 -before 1580), who founded violin ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Phrases (1922)

Phraseological Allusions, Catchwords, Stereotyped Modes of Speech and Metaphors, Nicknames, Sobriquets, Derivations from Personal Names, Etc., with Explanations and Thousands of Exact References to Their Sources Or Early Usage by Albert Montefiore Hyamson

the maker, Andrea Amati, of Cremona (fl. 1550). Amazon, An : a female warrior ; a physically powerful woman ; a virago. According to Herodotus the Amazons, a race of female warriors, inhabited Scythia. Amazone : A riding habit.

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