Robert Barclay, conservation and restoration consultant, explores the aesthetic and psychological aspects of authenticity, and challenges the expectations of audiences when hearing historic instruments in concert. He discusses the merits of returning old instruments to playing state, and compares that approach with the aspiration of preserving them in non-working condition as historic documents of musical instrument making and musical practice.moreless
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