Workshops Thursday, 26 July 2018

V&A Up Close: Lutes & Viols

Go behind-the-scenes in the V&A stores at Blythe House and enjoy exclusive access to the museum’s collection of 17th-century musical instruments

V&A Up Close: Lutes & Viols photo

You will discover the history of the instruments and how they are cared for from Professor Eric de Visscher, learn about lute-making from Barber & Harris, listen to Liam Byrne's introduction to the viol, and look in detail at invaluable objects.