Sonus Paradisi – Cembalo Ruckers Model (HAUPTWERK)

By | February 2, 2024

Sonus Paradisi – Cembalo Ruckers Model (HAUPTWERK)

Publisher: Sonus Paradisi
Website: Sonus Paradisi
Quality: 24 bit 48 kHz stereo

Description: Two hand dulcimers were built from a model by John Rückers of 1624, which is housed in the Unterlinden Museum (formerly owned by the de Sade family and kept at the Château de Condé, Condé-en-Brie).

The Flemish dulmer has a solid construction, a colorful tone with rich resonance. Flemish makers appear to have been the first to build two-manual harpsichords after 1600.
The Rückers workshop is credited with creating probably the most advanced harpsichords, and even today it is a benchmark for harpsichordists and harpsichord makers.

Installation :
Copy the OrganDefinitions and OrganInstallationPackages folders to the Hauptwerk\HauptwerkSampleSetsAndComponents folder,
or select this folder to download the distribution (the final folder!) to avoid copying

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