Beautiful musical instruments from the Baroque- Classic FM picture slideshow.

From exquisite Stradivarius violins and epic organs to lavishly decorated harpsichords, this is the Baroque at its most spectacular.
Baroque instruments are truly a marvel to behold! Look at the lids of these harpsichords, clavichords and virginals- such exquisite detail! Beautiful craftsmanship of which is not seen today. Despite all our “advanced” technology nobody can replicate the Stradivarius violin to the standard of that time.

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The Christopher Hogwood collection of historical keyboard instruments: