Trumpets, Weird and Wonderful: Treasures from the National Music Museum

Date/Time

Oct 7, 2018 to Mar 17, 2019
12:00 PM until 05:00 PM

Description

Forget everything you think you know about the trumpet, the best-known member of the brasswind family. Trumpet-like musical instruments appear across time and cultures in surprising shapes, sizes, and features, from the conch-shell trumpet to the didgeridoo, from the valveless natural trumpet to the keyed bugle, from the Swiss alphorn to the s-shaped serpent.  By special arrangement with the National Music Museum, America’s preeminent collection of historic musical instruments, this exhibit of more than forty musical instruments, including audio and video demonstrations, will delight young and old, student and connoisseur. Museum Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 11:00AM to 5:00PM and Sunday 12:00PM to 5:00PM. 2nd and 3rd Thursday 11:00AM to 8:00PM. The Museum is closed on Mondays.

Cost

Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission

Location

View map Morris Museum
6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ

Additional Information

Phone

973.971.3700

Contact email

info@morrismuseum.org

Admission:

No registration required

County:

Morris

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