daniel parker

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    From the Archive: a violin by Daniel Parker

    2017-05-09T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Daniel Parker was published in The Strad, December 1986. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:Although most writers on the violin have taken Daniel Parker to heart, waxing euphoric about this most individual of makers, he has remained an enigma, ...

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    Jonathan Hill performs Vitali's Chaconne on a Daniel Parker violin

    2015-11-02T00:00:00Z

    Jonathan Hill performs Tomaso Antonio Vitali's Chaconne on a violin by Daniel Parker, London, 1716. Probably the finest English maker of the 18th century, little is known about Parker. An early adopter of the long-pattern Stradivari model when many were influenced by Stainer, it is thought Parker was ...

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    From the Archive: a viola by Daniel Parker, London, 1714

    2015-07-20T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a viola by Daniel Parker was published in The Strad, December 1973. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs: Daniel Parker’s existing instruments are very few in number. It is probable that many have never been identified as his work. Besides being one ...