Clavichord


Specken, Philipp Jacob

Style: clavichord
Inv.no.: N33932
Place: Stockholm
Date: 1741
Compass: Cā€”d3
Dimensions: 1427 x 404 x 135

The keyboard layout has been made for a tuning in quarter-comma meantone.

For a discussion of this choice see Clavichord International Vol.10 No.1 May 2006, pp. 17-20: HansErik Svensson, Comments on the tuning of some fretted clavichords in the Stockholm Music Museum.

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