“Musical instruments for performances in the home” at the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam until 5 June 2016

January 15 2016 to June 5 2016 – Special Collections
Rare instruments, beautifully presented with music examples provided by Amsterdam’s renowned conservatory. Not to be missed by music lovers visiting Amsterdam, certainly worth setting an hour aside amidst other splendours in and outside the country’s national museum:
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Twee musicerende dames, Charles Howard Hodges, 1806 – Rijksmuseum

“For the first time, the Rijksmuseum is presenting an overview of musical instruments for performances in the home. Virginal, theorbo, clavichord, violin, harpsichord, harp, flute, pianos, mandolin and a chamber organ can all be seen until 5 June at the ‘Music at Home’ exhibition” >>