Die Drehleier

by Marianne Bröcker

This part of the website is an English translation of the definitive hurdy-gurdy reference book Die Drehleier (The Hurdy-gurdy), written by Marianne Bröcker. For general information about this translation please see the Index Page.

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Illustrations, page 33

321. "Type du Centre - Un Vielleur" postcard


322. "Type du Centre" postcard


323. Blind cornamuse player with hurdy-gurdy player. Postcard


324. Hurdy-gurdy player from Bresse. Postcard from 1917


325. Blind hurdy-gurdy player from the Morvan. Postcard


326. Postcard from the Bourbonnais


327. Railway advertisement from France


328. The "Gars du Berry" society (circa 1890)


329. "Les Gâs du Berry" color postcard


330. Claude Flagel


331. Michèle Fromenteau

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© Original text in German copyright 1977, Verlag für systematische Musikwissenschaft GmbH
© Translation copyright 2005, Olympic Musical Instruments and the Bröcker Tranlation Group