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Part of Musical Instruments
Claude Laurent (French, Langres active 1805–1848 Paris)
Date: 1813Accession Number: 89.4.924
Lodewijck Grouwels (Flemish, active Middelburg, Zeeland, The Netherlands 1593–1600)
Date: 1600Accession Number: 89.4.1196
Attributed to Barak Norman (British, 1651–1724)
Date: 1692Accession Number: 1990.223
Johann Wilhelm Haas (German, Nuremberg 1649–1723 Nuremberg)
Date: late 17th centuryAccession Number: 89.4.2375
attributed to Jean-Baptiste Voboam
Date: 1697Accession Number: 1989.147
Date: ca. 1800Accession Number: 69.29
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The André Mertens Galleries for Musical Instruments include five rooms that house musical instruments arranged by region, with European instruments organized by type (winds, keyboards, strings, and percussion), and the instruments of Asia, Africa, Oceania, and the Americas represented by instruments unique to traditions of those areas. The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments is displayed in this room.
Many of the instruments may be heard on an Audio Guide; guided tours are available several times a week and monthly concerts/demonstrations are provided during the academic year.
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