David Rycroft South Africa Collection

17th Century Trumpets at the London Museum: Descriptions, interviews and demonstrations .

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:27:30

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C811/105

  • Subjects

    Trumpet music , trumpet songs

  • Recording date

    1967-04-01

  • Recording locations

    London Museum, England

  • Performers

    unidentified (trumpets)

  • Recordist

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Description

    Musical examples for a lecture by David Rycroft. There are two short examples, the first is played on a 'Natural trumpet in 'D', William Bull, London Museum number A23580'. The second is on 'William Bull number 2 brass with silver garnishes probably made in about 1670/1680. Both examples are played by Jo Wheeler using its original mouth piece'.

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17th Century Trumpets at the London Museum: Descriptions, interviews and demonstrations .

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