Minstrel Extraordinaire

With Trevor James

A demonstration of Minstrel instruments and musical skills. Hear about the amazing minstrels through history and listen to the historical melodies played on replica musical instruments such as the delicate Bone Pipe and rousing English Bagpipe to the tinkling of a Medieval Psaltery and the crescendo of a crumhorn.

ARCHAEOLOGY NOW is a series of free talks and handling sessions that focuses on current archaeological work. These talks allow professional archaeologists, related specialists and community groups to share their exciting work with us as it is happening and include regional, national and international projects.