These Stradivarius instruments are named for virtuoso Nicolo Paganini, who acquired and played them during the 19th century.
What does NP stand for?
NP stands for Nicolo Paganini (classical composer and violinist)
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- Newport (postal code for Newport, Wales)
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I drew from my memory and experiences but made it my own," Lehan-Siegel says, "including commissioning a score from Angela that incorporated music by the Andre Musette Orchestra, the Jive Masters and Nicolo Paganini.
At the end of the eighteenth century, there is an abrupt discontinuity: the cosmic edifice is abandoned, and a divinity of a kind begins to attach itself to the idea of the individual artistic genius--a Nicolo Paganini, a Richard Wagner.
Tchaikovsky, Nicolo Paganini, Jean Sibelius, Giuseppe Verdi and others.