Monday, December 9, 2019
11:00 am–12:00 pm
Musical Instrument Gallery (Gallery 103)
Free with Museum Admission
Add to Calendar 2019-12-09 11:00:00 2019-12-09 12:00:00 Unusual Violins of the Past and Present 12/09/2019 11:00 am Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

MFA Curator Darcy Kuronen will provide a look at some of the unusual and experimental violins in the MFA’s collection, including trapezoidal and cornerless models, an instrument with a metal horn, an example that doubles as a walking stick, and a very recent design made from carbon fiber. Berklee College of Music faculty member Helen Sherrah-Davies will provide live demonstrations of these musical curiosities.

Sponsored anonymously in memory of Franklin and Arthur

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