Silk violin recital

Explore the acoustic properties of silk and hear from design engineer, Luca Alessandrini who created the silk violin prototype.

The violin is formed with different layers of silk and different woven structures that imitate that of a traditional wooden violin.

Come to an exclusive performance where the silk violin will be played at The Building Centre.

There are also two more lunchtime recitals using Luca Alessandrini's prototype violin on:

Silk violin recital, Friday 3 March - book now

This lunchtime performance is free to attend but booking is essential. 

Time: 1.00pm - 2.00pm

The recitals are part of the SuperMaterial event series, curated by The Built Environment Trust. The event programme is kindly supported by Trimo.