Musical Tours: In the Beginning was Key free

Monday, 13.11.2017 13:00, Museum Piano Gallery

Sold out – returns only

Free tickets available from the Academy’s Box Office: online from Wednesday 19 July, tel
020 7873 7300 from Monday 4 September; these tickets will not be available online. Maximum of 15 people

1.00–2.00pm

Let Dr Elena Vorotko take you on a musical journey through our Piano Gallery, discovering the sounds of the oldest keyboards on display. The Dolmetsch clavichord and the Italian polygonal virginal reveal their characters in the music that was written for them. Find yourself travelling back in time with the sounds of Frescobaldi, Purcell, Couperin, Bach and Mozart.