Introduction to Medieval Instruments

From 5 pm, 18 September 2020

Members of Galway Early Music introduce some of their favourite medieval instruments in these short videos. The videos are live from 5pm.  you can either go straight to the

Culture Night Playlist on our youtube channel

or click on the photos below.

Introduction to the Nurnberg bray harp and the Trinity College early Irish harp

Maura Ó Cróinín and Natalie Surina introduce their two favourite medieval harps, the Nurnberg bray harp and the Trinity College early Irish harp.

 

Introduction to Medieval Recorders

Jacopo Bisagni introduces medieval recorders dating to the 14th century

 

Introduction to medieval double pipes

Jacopo Bisagni continues with his introduction to medieval duct flutes with this taste of double flutes.

 

Introduction to medieval bagpipes

Jacopi Bisagni concludes his introduction to his favourite medieval instruments with  a look at bagpipes in this period.