Clavichords

Clavichord after Christian Gottlob Hubert 1784
Russell Collection Edinburgh, No.UEDIN:433

Compass C - f "'.
Fretted from f '- e"' with all a's & d's fret free.
Overwound strings in the bass.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Clavichord after Johann Bohak 1794
Royal College of Music Cat. No. 177

Compass FF - f '''
Unfretted and with overwound strings in the bass.

The instrument in the picture has an outer casework and lid of Cuban mahogany, the stand design is after the Dolmetsch/Chickering clavichord of 1907.