The Art of Bow Making in the 18th Century

Live filming from the round-table discussion on 31 October 2015, London. The participants (seated from left to right) are: Jean-François Raffin, Kai Koepp, Bernard Gaudfroy, Bernard Millant, Constance Frei, Christophe Coin, Jérôme Akoka and Pavlo Beznosiuk, with moderator Jason Price.

The discussion focuses on issues including changes in attitudes to 18th-century bows, varying bow models from the performer’s perspective both today and at the time, and the choice of bow as a political statement.