An abridged version of ‘Craftwork Rhythm for Lute.’
The film follows two master luthiers as they build a Lute from beginning to end. The film explores the relationship between the making of the instrument and the accompanying original score, written by Laurence Osborn, specifically for the lute in construction. It compares the artistry and practices of luthiers, musicians and composers.
The full version is 16 minutes long. Please get in touch if you are interested in seeing or screening the film.
Music by: Laurence Osborn laurenceosborn.com
Luthiers: Stephen Barber and Sandi Harris lutesandguitars.co.uk
Lute player: Toby Carr