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date: 19 May 2019

Violone (It.: ‘large viol’). 

The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments
Tharald BorgirTharald Borgir, Stephen BontaStephen Bonta, Alfred PlanyavskyAlfred Planyavsky

In modern terminology, the double bass viol, the direct ancestor of the double bass. Historically, the term has embraced a ...

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