190 entries in Cards / Sleights / Switches / Single Card Switches / Top Change
  
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Unknown To "Change" a Card - Third Method top change
Modern Magic 30
Unknown To Change a Card - Second Method top change
Tricks with Cards 20
Unknown End Grip Top Change
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 18
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Chicagoer Kartendruckerei end grip, for one or multiple cards, with display choreography
Der moderne Kartenkünstler 7
Unknown Das Filieren der Karte - I. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
grip change
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 10) 146
Unknown Das Filieren der Karte - II. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
bottom change with different cover actions, also a top change cover
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 11) 162
Unknown The Top Change
New Era Card Tricks 18
Unknown The New Top Change end grip
New Era Card Tricks 20
Unknown Das Filieren der Karte - III. Methode "Die Kartenschule von Carl Willmann"
end grip, also with packet (no details for packets though)
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6) 84
Unknown Changes - The Top Change old style with finger change
The Expert at the Card Table 147
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Filieren Hofzinser Top Change
Kartenkünste 21
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Top Change Variation
Kartenkünste 35
Unknown The Top Change
More "Eye-Openers" 3
Theodore Annemann Top Change Tip
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 21) 119
Jean Hugard The Top Change credit information
More Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 42
Unknown The Throw Top Change
Expert Card Technique 85
Unknown The Fadeaway Card Change
Related toVariations Expert Card Technique 81
Unknown Top Change from end grip
Expert Card Technique 313
Laurie Ireland Misdirection Card Change misdirection for top and bottom change
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1940) 3
Unknown Deal Change
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 6) 23
Unknown Deal Change
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 16) 67
Unknown Top Card Change - Method 3 old style with finger change
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 182
Unknown Top Card Change - Method 4 end grip
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 183
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Top Change - Double Lift doing double lift after top change as convincer
Tricks and Sleights 27
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A New Top Change
Related to Tricks and Sleights 32
Unknown Top and Bottom Changes handling tips
The Royal Road to Card Magic 222
Unknown Top Change
The Royal Road to Card Magic 216
Arthur H. Buckley Exchanging a Card in Passing - Top Change four choreographies
Principles and Deceptions 168
Paul LePaul The Top-Change four methods
The Card Magic of Le Paul 77
Paul LePaul Cover for the Top Change
The Card Magic of Le Paul 149
Dai Vernon The De Kolta Change sleeve rubbing cover, pips of card change to suit clothing
Variations Expert Card Technique 450
Dai Vernon Tips on Changes
Expert Card Technique 451
Unknown The Top Change
"Come a little closer..." 36
Unknown The Top Change
Handbook Of Card Sleights 10
Cy Endfield, Charlie Miller, Dai Vernon The "Hofzinser" Top Change
Variations Cy Endfield's Entertaining Card Magic — Part II 41
Dai Vernon The Top Change including several tips and exercise with case
Variations Further Inner Secrets of Card Magic 63
Max Malini Top Change more on attitude than technique
Malini and His Magic 79
Edward Marlo Marlo Top Change
Expert Card Conjuring 33
Edward Marlo Marlo Top Change No. 2
Variations Expert Card Conjuring 35
Edward Marlo Marlo Change
Variations Expert Card Conjuring 82
Martin A. Nash The New Hofzinser Change breakless, see p. 442 for additional crediting
Related to Ever So Sleightly 39
Dai Vernon Top Change Misdirection (Mistitled as Suggestion for Spread Location) Drop card on the floor as misdirection for top change
Magic With Faucett Ross 226
Unknown The Top Change brief
The Magic of Francis Carlyle 95
Francis Carlyle Sucker Tricks
  • false bottom change
  • all cards alike using top change (Johnny Paul)
  • card on forehead
The Magic of Francis Carlyle 96
Dai Vernon Changes comments on Top and Bottom Change
The First California Lecture 7
Harvey Rosenthal Top Change Switch three cards are restacked and switched twice
Close-Up Sampler — Part 1 4
Gene Maze Tabled I tabled top change
Packet Switches (Part Five) 276
Gene Maze Tabled II tabled top change
Packet Switches (Part Five) 279
Gene Maze Tabled V tabled top change
Packet Switches (Part Five) 285
Ross Bertram An Effective Top Change top card shown one-handed and removed with other hand
Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 67
Richard Kaufman The SecondFromTheTop Change
Related to CardMagic 84
Earl Nelson Slow Motion Top Change
Inspired byRelated to Variations 12
Unknown Hofzinser Top Change misnomer
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 6) 350
Gene Maze R.T. Top Change tabled, one handed
The Gene Maze Card Book 18
Cy Endfield, Charlie Miller Hofzinser Top Change with Charlie Miller ruse for stroking the card
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 4) 834
Unknown Two For One Hofzinser Change
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 10) 920
Cy Endfield, Roger Crosthwaite Hofzinser Card Change
Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 10) 924
Rovi Top Change while turning card over
Rovi Reveals 26
Andrew Galloway The Top Change technique and misdirection applied
Diverting Card Magic 11
Ben Harris Backwards Center Deal Switch card injogged and held onto instead of top card as deck is moved forward
For Close-Up Magicians' Eyes Only! 9
Ben Harris Slip Change Bilis Switch, bottom card of sandwich switched as center card is dragged out
For Close-Up Magicians' Eyes Only! 33
Unknown Hofzinser Top Change As Transformation
Cardworks 155
Richard Kaufman The SecondFromTheTop Change brief
Cardworks 157
Derek Dingle Top Change Take featuring the "New Theory on Vernon's..."
The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 163
Ken Krenzel The Top Change discussion of Krenzel's method
Variations Best of Friends 224
Richard Kaufman Second-from-top Card Change
Best of Friends 233
Al Koran Al Koran's Top-Change Card held in End Grip, some handling finesses
The Coin and Card Magic of Bobby Bernard 78
Jerry Sadowitz Asymmetric Top Change one to four
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. 14) 268
Meir Yedid The Top Change
Meir Yedid's Incredible Close-Up Magic 87
Edward Marlo The Hittop Change originally in Ibidem #22, Oct. 1960
Related to Marlo without Tears 23
Ross Bertram Another Top Change
Bertram on Sleight of Hand 90
Ross Bertram Far Out Double Lift starts with single card that is fed in underneath top card
Related to Bertram on Sleight of Hand 102
Ross Bertram Close-Up Double Lift starts with single card that is fed in underneath top card
Related to Bertram on Sleight of Hand 104
John Aukes Double Lift With One Card putting a card under top card
Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 7) 1251
Unknown Top Change
The Best of Close-Up Magic 116
Peter Duffie Business for the Top Change spectator apparently saw a switch
Close-Up to the Point 16
Jerry Sadowitz Asymmetric Top Change one to four
Contemporary Card Magic 25
Richard Kaufman, Ken Krenzel Hofzinser Top Change to change miniature card to normal sized card
The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 4 44
Russell T. Barnhart Top "Snap" Change similar to so-called Hofzinser type Top Change
Best of Friends — Volume II 209
Walter E. Cummings Karate Top Change not really similar to classic top change
Best of Friends - Volume II 336
Frederick Braue Braue Top Change (1943)
The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 3
Daryl Martinez The Top Change
Daryl's Ambitious Card Omnibus 10
Larry Jennings Jennings-Hofzinser Change
The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 48
Earl Nelson Slow Motion Top Change
Killer Klose-Up 29
Karrell Fox "Slo-Moshun" Color Change slow top change
For My Next Trick... 51
Randy Wakeman, Edward Marlo Flexible Hittop Change
Inspired byRelated to Special Effects 5
Unknown Interrupted Top Change from end grip
Covenant 27
Thomas Hierling Thoughts on the Top Change
New Wave Close-Up 87
Unknown Fan Top Change bottom card of right-hand fand switched
Fantasia in As-Dur 32
Bruce Cervon The Tabled Top Change
The Cervon File 181
Larry Jennings The Tactile Change T.N.T type change, top change alternative, see third method of "Wrist Stroke Changes"
Related to The Cardwright 165
Unknown Top Change face up, back color transformation
Seminarheft 16
David Williamson Top Change body language and technique
Williamson's Wonders 74
Harry Levine Hofzinser Top Change break handling
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 27) 472
Harry Levine The Revolution Change
The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 27) 470
Unknown Top Change face up, back color transformation
Seminarheft 29
Unknown Hofzinser Type Top Change
Ultra Cervon 44
Gary Ouellet The Slider Top Change First Variation: The Inertia Change
Second Variation: The Wrist Snap Change
Close Up Illusions 218
Gary Ouellet The Slider Switch while hand is turned over, with one or several cards
Close Up Illusions 222
Earl Nelson Slow Motion Top Change feeding card under second card
Top Secret Stuff 112
Charles Penton The Fan Top Change
Card to Wallet 24
Alex Elmsley The Tabled Top Change one-handed
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 107
Unknown Top Change face up, back color transformation
Magie 21
Gary Kurtz Der G.K. Top Change
Prinzipien in der Praxis 18
Gary Kurtz Another example: The Top Change
Leading with your Head 13
Mason, Gerald Deutsch, Bernard Bilis Covered Top Change
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 6) 2224
Unknown トップチェンジ (Top Change)
Larry Jennings's Card Technique 78
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser, Larry Jennings ホフジンサーの方法にもとずくトップチェンジ (Top Change based on Hofzinser's method) Card clipped between index / middle fingers
Larry Jennings's Card Technique 79
Cy Endfield "Hofzinser" Top Change
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 141
Alex Elmsley Interrupted Top Change as card is placed right-jogged on deck
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 252
Meir Yedid Injog Top Change deck held with top towards body, grip change
Magical Wishes 70
Roger Crosthwaite On the Top Change
Roger's Thesaurus 15
Roger Crosthwaite Off-the-Face Switch slow-motion type
Inspired by Roger's Thesaurus 26
Michael Vincent Second-from-Top Change
  • Third-from-Top Change (or more)
Related to Roger's Thesaurus 124
Gordon Bruce Spread Switch two cards displayed in spread condition, one taken in each hand with deck in left hand and one switched
Variations
  • Eric Mason (Stuff, 1985, p. 34)
Roger's Thesaurus 205
Hippie Torrales While Burned under fire top change
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 10) 2566
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Roberto Giobbi The Top Change
Card College — Volume 1 233
Unknown, Roberto Giobbi Top Change Covers five different natural situations
Card College — Volume 1 236
Roberto Giobbi The Top Change introduction
Card College — Volume 1 231
Roberto Giobbi The Top Change as an Out for the Classic Force
Card College — Volume 1 238
Tommy Wonder Top Change Handling
The Books of Wonder — Volume 1 86
Paul Harris The Two-For-One Top Change single card is exchanged for a double
The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Super Magic) 148
Pablo Domenèch Top Change Handling bottom card of a small fan, choreography
La Magia de Pablo Domènech 87
Hippie Torrales While Burned top change handling
Karten à la carte 85
David Williamson The Spread Top Change
Trephine 8
Simon Lovell TopChangethinks
Simon Says! 57
Simon Lovell Two-Step Top Change card put on deck for a moment
Simon Says! 105
Dai Vernon Top Change Handling accidentally bumping over card case
Five Times Five — Scotland 106
Ellis Stanyon Changing the Card at the Top of the Pack No. 1, no grip change
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 254
Ellis Stanyon Stanyon's Method of Masking the "Top Change" No. 2, routined handling
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 255
Karl Fulves Supplementary Note details on top change handling
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 255
Ellis Stanyon Changing the Card by Rubbing It on the Sleeve No. 4, cover for top change
Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 258
Ellis Stanyon A New Top Change No. 6, End Grip
Variations Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 258
Ellis Stanyon A New Top Change - Variation No. 7, End Grip, as card is tabled
Inspired by Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 259
Cy Endfield The "Hofzinser" Top Change
Card College - Volume 4 818
Wesley James Peel Change Hofzinser Change with different stroking action
Ambitious Undertaking 14
Bill Spooner Frontal Attack Top Change card changes into selection, with top change handling
Card File Two 113
Simon Lovell Topchangethinks
Son of Simon Says! 101
Dan Buck, Dave Buck The Center Switch top change with in-jogged card in center
Artifice, Ruse, and Subterfuge in the Hands 20
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Hofzinser Top Change
Hofzinser's Card Tricks 27
Karl Fulves Further Notes on the Hofzinser Top Change
Hofzinser's Card Tricks 29
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Top Change Variation
Hofzinser's Card Tricks 42
Unknown Top Changing bottom card of Fan mention, brief
Tricks 130
David Williamson Top Change Tips
MagiFest ManiFest 19
Roberto Giobbi Top Change Handling for a kicker transformation at end of routine
Card College — Volume 5 1238
Davide Costi A Color Change
Close-Up Elegance by Davide Costi 90
Wesley James Peel Change Hofzinser Change with different stroking action
Enchantments 186
Unknown Top Change
Full Metal Jacket 25
Unknown Top Change face up, back color transformation
Compilation 60
Gerald Deutsch The Multiple Top Change one or multiple cards
Best of Friends - Volume III 286
Unknown Top Change face up, back color transformation
Der Stoff aus dem die Wunder sind 33
Arturo de Ascanio Double Transformation top change
The Magic of Ascanio — More Studies of Card Magic 328
Fred Robinson Top Change with misdirection
The Magic of Fred Robinson 210
Ken Krenzel The Inertial Top Change extension of the discussion
Related to Relaxed Impossibilities 109
Bernard Bilis Bilis' Switch
A Clockwork Apple 41
Steven Youell Top Change
Weapons of Mass Deception 50
Bernard Bilis, Tyler Wilson Bilis Switch Handling one of two
Reinventing the Real 66
Tyler Wilson Top Change Credits
Reinventing the Real 71
Roberto Giobbi Cover for the Top Change cough
Secret Agenda (Issue Mar 30) 100
Fred Kaps Fred Kaps's Birthday handling for so-called Hofzinser Top Change
Secret Agenda (Issue June 8) 170
Roberto Giobbi Ten Professional Tips on different things
Secret Agenda (Issue Dec 11) 369
Patrick Page The Top Change Top-Bottom Change
Magic Page by Page 66
Unknown Top Change
The Magic of Steven Hamilton 66
Bernard Bilis Bilis Switch
The EH Team 7
Unknown The Top Change
Classic Fantastic 41
Guy Hollingworth Top Change commentary
Renovations 5
Helder Guimarães Top Change Handling
Quarterly (Issue 2 (Spring 2015)) 45
Juan Tamariz Repeat Top Change against second-from-top card
Related to Hidden Agenda (Issue June 21) 179
Roberto Giobbi The Top Change
Standup Card Magic 84
Roberto Giobbi, Dai Vernon The Classic Top Change
  • The Top Change from End Grip (credit information)
  • The Cross Top Change (Vernon)
  • Concluding Remarks
Standup Card Magic 96
Benjamin Earl Top Change Practice
Neo-Movement 10
"Magic" Christian Stelzel A Sleight History on the top change, glide and related switches
The Top Change 3
"Magic" Christian Stelzel The General Concept of the top change
The Top Change 17
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Top Change
The Top Change 25
"Magic" Christian Stelzel, Martin A. Nash Variation of the Marlo Change
Inspired byRelated to The Top Change 52
Bernard Bilis, "Magic" Christian Stelzel Bernard Bilis's Top Change of One of Two Cards
Inspired by
  • Notes de Conference (1984, p. 32)
Variations
The Top Change 57
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Top Change with the Second Card from the Top of the Deck
Related to The Top Change 65
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Top Change with the Third Card from the Top of the Deck... and Further
Related to The Top Change 69
"Magic" Christian Stelzel To Change Two Cards, One after the Other, with the Top Two Cards of the Deck
Inspired by The Top Change 75
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Bottom- and Top-Change Combinations
The Top Change 118
"Magic" Christian Stelzel To Change Each of the Four Aces with the Top Card of the Deck: A Solution to the Hofzinser Ace Problem
The Top Change 122
"Magic" Christian Stelzel The Face-Up Top Change faces towards performer
The Top Change 127
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Face-Up Top Change with the Face of the Deck in View
The Top Change 130
Denis Behr, "Magic" Christian Stelzel The Literature many references
The Top Change 163
Johnny Thompson Finessed Hofzinser Snap Change
Inspired by The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 69
Charlie Miller Vertical Snap Change
Inspired by The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 80
Johnny Thompson, Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser, Harry Riser Stage Top Change
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 152
Daniel Garcia Perpendicular Top Change done slowly
Something More 12
Tatanka Tan Tabled Control kind of a tabled top change
The Neat Review (Issue 2 - New York City 2019) 88
Benjamin Earl Top Change Vanish using top-change dynamics to affect a visual vanish in the off-beat
The Shift #2 26