HARPSICHORD

by Ferdinand Weber, London, 1746 Continue reading

Overview

Harpsichord by the Saxon maker Ferdinand Weber (1715-1784), made in 1746, shortly after his arrival in London. Three years later Weber moved to Dublin and became the principal instrument builder in Ireland. Over a period of more than 20 years he carried out work for Lady Betty Cobbe both at Newbridge House and in Dublin. See also the Weber Spinet in our collection.

Listen

JS Bach – Allemande from French Suite No.1 in D Minor BWV 812