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Single manual harpsichord
Date added: 2018-11-25
Made by Bizzi in 2003
Based upon the XVIII century French manufacturing tradition and particularly of the Blanchet family.
Compass: F1 - F5, 61 keys
In excellent condition,with gold leaf bands and mouldings and stunning painting on inside lid.
2 x 8' independent stops and buff stop
Transposition 415 - 440 Hz
Case and lid: poplar, fir and beech
6 beech legs screwed to the instrument, Louis XVI style
Soundboard: red resonance spruce from Val di Fiemme
Soundboard wood grain: Extra Fine
Keyboard: spruce, ebony (diatonic keys) and bone (chromatic keys)
Jacks: pear wood with delrin or celcon plectra
Tuning pins: forged iron, historical type, with hole
Strings: red brass, yellow brass and ancient-type iron
Brush painting in two colours
Gold-leaf bands and mouldings
Rose and hinges made of bronze casting
Dimensions: 223 x 92 x 24 cm (7'3" X 3X )
Comes with Bench, close-type transportation cover, tool kit
Weight: 55 kg
Price: Certified Appraisal for $12,000 USD in 11/7/18 (in today's prices, the total package is ~$16,500 USD)
Contact: David Pinto
French double manual harpsichord after 1769 Taskin
Date added: 2018-08-22
Rebuilt by Adam J. Decker in 1980
63 keys, FF-g”
3 Choirs 8’ 8’ 4’ and buff stop
Case-Exterior: Chinese Red with gold bands
Case-Interior: Cream with gold bands
Stand: Mahogany, with turned frame-legs
Beautiful tone, last tuned and serviced July 2017
Crack in the soundboard
Price: $5,000 (or best offer)
Contact: Joy Price
French Single after 1667 Anonymous by Alan Gotto, 2015
Date added: 2018-02-20
Inner case and keywell lined in walnut.
17th century French style stand and music desk in walnut
Includes padded cover and full tool kit
Recent voicing work by Allan Winkler
Available to be played in Boston,MA
Price: $17,000 USD
Contact: Michael Brazile
17th-century French Double by Robert Duffy, 2016
Date added: 2017-08-11
All Brass Stringing
Includes Padded Cover
Available for Pick Up in Boston
Must sell, so it will go to the best offer
See also this video on YouTube
Contact: Michael Brazile
Flemish single harpsichord
Dated added: 2015-06-26
Built in 2014 form a Zuckermann XVI Kit
Assembled by Gerardo Ruiz.
Case and soundboard assembled by ZHI.
2 x 8'
Transposing: a1 = 440-415.
Case and soundboard decorated in flemish stile.
- REGISTRO CORTO.- L'enfantine https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V9vavKTp6Lw
- REGISTRO LARGO.- La Basque https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sQCOXJSSS-M
- REGISTROS ACOPLADOS .- Passacaglia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQoa4ECG-NY
Location: Guadalajara Mexico. Instrument can be shipped to anywhere
Price: 12000 USD or best offer
Contact: Gerardo Ruiz Jimenez, Cel: (045) 33 17 52 96 04, Tel: (01) 33 36 30 11 14
Double manual harpsichord
Dated added: 2015-05-29
Built by Rainer Schütze in 1964.
Case in Circassian walnut, with Flemish scaling, two 8' and one 4' registers,an
Price: $14,000 USD.
Contact: Angus Whyte, San Francisco, Tel: 415-255-5904, Mobile: 415-902-7214
Italian Harpsichord after Alessandro Trasuntino, 1531 Venezia
Date added: 2012-07-31
Built by Nikolaus Damm in 2012.
The instrument is new and resides in my workshop in Manila.
Shipping by air freight (door-to-door) by Kuehne & Nagel. Shipping and tax depends and I can give an estimation.
Please look at my website for details: http://nikodamm.webring.com.
Price: USD 8,000 or best offer. (reduced because the cost of living in Manila is cheaper.)