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A Luthier Livestreams Himself Building A Violin To Benefit Musicians Impacted By Coronavirus

A Luthier Livestreams Himself Building A Violin To Benefit Musicians Impacted By Coronavirus

Luthier Jacob Brillhart holding one of the violins he made. (Courtesy Aneleisa Gladding-Hinton)

For one whole week at the end of March, from early every morning until late at night, Jacob Brillhart livestreamed himself from his violin-making workshop in Chelsea, Vermont. The videos archived on Facebook depict a serene tableau: Brillhart, in a black apron, bent over his workbench, soft sunlight pouring in from the skylight. Every once in a while he stops to fiddle with his phone. Then, it’s back to the minute, delicate work of carving a violin from scratch.

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