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Translated byRogerE. Martinus The Nijhoff, Hague, XII, When a polyhistorlike Mersenne turnsto musical instruments and undertakesa thorough analysis of their constructionand functionas well as of theirrole in the music of his time,the resultis an astonishing panorama of 17th-centuryinstrumentalpractice; and our eclectic generation,interestedmore intenselythan perhaps any previousone in "Auffiihrungspraxis," can learn somethingfrom every page of Mer- senne's great book.
Nothing,therefore, could be more welcome than an English translationof at least the chapterson musical instruments from Mersenne's treatise,and it is somewhat disappointingthat the present beautiful and well illustratedvolume does not--in spite of all the trouble taken in its production-live up to the standards of a pub- lishing house such as Martinus Nijhoff, famous for its unremitting serviceto the humanisttradition.
Translating 17th-centuryFrench explanations of technical details and subtletiesof playingmethodsinto a free-flowing idiomatic English is far fromeasy.
There is much to be said fortryingto followMersenne's French as literallyand closelyas possible,and the translatorshould be commended for his honest, industriousattempt to do so; yet when literaltranslationis in danger of being misleading,the translatorshould, of course,do what is necessaryto preventmisinterpretations.
Mersenne speaks of pipes as fait de bled; the translationsays "made of wheat" Reviews of Books p. If Mersenne,in connectionwith keyboardinstruments, speaks of hammers marteaux long before the invention of the pianoforte, would it not have been more helpful to say what Mersenne means: tuninghammers?
And if Aristotea cogneu cette experience,he did not "recognize this experience" p.
La maniere de toucherle Clavecin is definitelynot "the method of frettingthe harpsichord" p. And the Italians, in spite of theiringenuity, could never have made the fretson theircitterns"so that theyextend the length[! In the propositionon the comet t bouquin, le bouquin, qui se demonte detachable mouthpiece is trans- lated by "Mouthpiece which is taken to pieces"; the woodcut, by the way, shows the mouth cup detached.
When Mersenne discusses the difficulties of nomenclature Book V, Propos.
XXII and confessesnot to be interestedin rechercherl'origine des dictions,he does not mean "originof dictions"but of names. Howard Shanet was born on 9 November in Brooklyn ,  New York, and started his musical career as a cellist , gaining a Bachelor's degree from Columbia in and a Master's in Musicology in During the early s, he was conducting assistant to Leonard Bernstein at the New York Philharmonic.
In , he joined Columbia's faculty as Professor of Music, later becoming chairman of its music department from — As a visiting conductor, he appeared with several major U. He composed music for orchestra, string quartet, and band. He was the husband of neurophysiologist Bernice Grafstein Shanet , and the father of film and commercial director Laurence Shanet. In , Shanet wrote the music textbook Learn to Read Music. He wrote Philharmonic: Trade Paperback.
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