New instruments that appeared during the early Renaissance, in the second half of the 15th century, included the harpsichord, the clavichord , and the viol and violin families.
As she rises from a low chair at which she has been playing the clavichord , she disentangles the folds in the capacious dress which emphasises her tiny form.
Mozart's lifetime witnessed the coexistence of four kinds of keyboard instrument: the harpsichord, the clavichord , the fortepiano, and the organ.
They talked together privately and sat together at supper and afterwards he played to her on the clavichord and the lute.
It seems, nevertheless, that his ‘organ-like’ extemporisations were called forth by the clavichord , if not actually the organ.
And there were few overdubs; he was surrounded by a grand piano, a clavichord and a Fender Rhodes electric piano, and switched between them on-the-fly, as he did in concert.
He also loved music and was an accomplished musician playing the flute, harpsichord and clavichord .
Your husband must be loaded (as well as bonkers) in order to be able to afford to stable four pianos, two pump organs, one harpsichord and a clavichord .
He makes it as living and penetrating as the violin, as responsive and elusive as the clavichord .
Its treatment of the modern piano as a vehicle for Bach reflects older emphases, and praise for the clavichord might be wishful thinking, yet the writing is full of common sense and musicianship.