Musical instruments at the Victoria & Albert Museum

an introduction in words, music and pictures to the musical instrument collection in the V & A

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Statement... written and narrated by Carole Patey ; a Victoria and Albert Museum Education Department Presentation.
ContributionsPatey, Carole., Victoria and Albert Museum. Education Department., Victoria and Albert Museum.
The Physical Object
Pagination53slides,1sound cassette(80min.),1booklet,1leaflet,1cue card,in container
Number of Pages80
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Open LibraryOL22711758M
ISBN 100112903037

The Cincinnati Art Museum possesses a distinguished collection of ancient art from the Mediterranean region and the Near East. Spanning some four thousand years from the fourth millennium B.C.E. to the early centuries C.E. this notable collection features major examples of stone sculpture, decorated metalwork, painted wall carvings and ceramic vessels from ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome. Known to all as the V&A, this huge museum with more than 2 million items on display in galleries is devoted to the applied arts of all disciplines, all periods, and all nationalities. First. His book, Displaying the Georges Braque’s Musical Instruments, Washington, D.C., the Art Institute of Chicago, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Institute of Education, London, Musée Picasso Paris, and numerous Universities. Kachur teaches courses in Modern art, Contemporary art and the History of Photography. He is coordinator of. In this short film from , join five Met curators—Lowery Stokes Sims (20th-century Art), Dietrich von Bothmer (Greek and Roman Art), Prudence Harper (Ancient Near Eastern Art), Colta Ives (Prints and Photographs), and Laurence Libin (Musical Instruments)—as they discuss philosophies of collecting, their favorite works of art, and life at.

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As a museum of the decorative arts, the V&A acquired its musical instruments and has displayed them as works of art rather than to tell the history of music. This is the context in which they are currently shown in the Furniture Gallery, British Galleries and the Medieval and Renaissance Galleries.

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This is a single-volume reissue of the catalogues of keyboard and non-keyboard musical instruments in the Victoria and Albert Museum. It covers all the musical instruments in the V&A's collection, reissued with additional entries covering three important recent acquisitions of keyboard : Victoria and Albert Museum, Howard Schott, Anthony Baines.

The Victoria and Albert Museum (often abbreviated as the V&A) in London is the world's largest museum of applied and decorative arts and design, as well as sculpture, housing a permanent collection of over million objects.

It was founded in and named after Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. The V&A is located in the Brompton district of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, in Location: Cromwell Road, Kensington &.

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A Descriptive Catalogue of the Musical Instruments in the South Kensington Museum, Preceded by an Essay on the History of Musical Instruments Author: Carl Engel, VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM (Creator). Musical instruments. [London]: Victoria and Albert Museum, (OCoLC) Online version: National Art Library (Great Britain).

Musical instruments. [London]: Victoria and Albert Museum, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Michael I Wilson; National Art Library (Great Britain). Anthony Baines, Catalogue of Musical Instruments in the Victoria and Albert Museum - Part II: Non-keyboard instruments.

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This Music Gallery display explores the smaller keyboard instruments that, over the centuries, we have invited into our homes.

This display features rare and beautiful instruments from both the Horniman and the Victoria & Albert Museum collections, including all types of keyboard instruments: organs, harpsichords, virginals, spinets, pianos and. of harp. Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no) London, Victoria & Albert Museum: Catalogue of Musical Instruments in the Victoria & Albert Museum.

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Embroidered samplers from the Museum's fine collection are used in this lavishly illustrated volume to provide a historical survey of this popular needlework art and a /5. A musical instrument is used to make musical humans moved from making sounds with their bodies — for example, by clapping—to using objects to create music from sounds, musical instruments were born.

Primitive instruments were probably designed to emulate natural sounds, and their purpose was ritual rather than entertainment. The concept of melody and the artistic pursuit of. Image courtesy of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

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Collection highlights include: the Codex Forster, notebooks by Leonardo da Vinci. The Victoria and Albert Museum's textile collection: embroidery in Britain from toby Donald King & Santina Levey.

(pbk): Toronto Public Library. Museum stories A history of world music in 15 instruments From the ancient Egyptians to the Sámi people of northern Europe, music has been an integral part of societies around the world. To celebrate the Museum’s first major musical festival this April, here are 15 extraordinary instruments from history that hit just the right note.

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Dr Lucia Burgio is Senior Scientist (Object Analysis) at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. She graduated in Chemistry summa cum laude from the University of Palermo, Italy and completed a.Catalogue of Musical Instruments in the Victoria & Albert Museum(Updated) Part I: Keyboard Instruments by Howard Schott, Anthony C.

Baines, James Yorke, Schott And Baines Paperback, Pages, Published by Victoria & Albert Museum ISBNISBN: The world's greatest museum of art and V&A's collections are unrivalled in their diversity. Explore historical and contemporary art and design, including works of art from many of the world's richest cultures.

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