Classical 101 Archives For: October 23, 2014

Meet the All-Woman Staff of Florence’s Fortepiano Workshop

color photograph of the facade of Florence's cathedral, Santa Maria del Fiore, with a corner of the baptistery of Florence in the left foreground and the cathedral dome peeking up to the right
Florence, the site of the all-woman Fortepiano Workshop
6:00AM
January
6, 2014

Amid Florence’s astounding artistic patrimony, the all-female staff of the city’s Fortepiano Workshop carries on the great Florentine traditions of creating and preserving beauty – in the form of historical keyboard instruments.