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Luthier Spotlight: Jim Harvey
March 21, 2016 - September 30, 2016
Share a look with us at the life and instruments of local luthier, Jim Harvey.
LOW: The Power & Beauty of Bass
November 5, 2015 - July 31, 2016
Welcome to the world of bass, low sounds and the low register instruments that make them.
The Sound of Sax
May 19, 2012 - January 31, 2013
Discover a powerful story about a powerful instrument. It's a story of how music is made—an endless cycle of innovation as ancient as music itself.
The Roots of Reeds
September 18, 2011 - March 31, 2012
Through exploration of roots of modern reed instruments, this exhibition retraces a few of the long and winding roads used to get us where we are today.
Art of the Stompbox
June 12, 2010 - September 30, 2010
A variety of historic effects pedals and examples of the most recent designer-manufactured and artist-decorated pedals.
ON! The Beginnings of the Electric Sound Generation
April 24, 2009 - March 31, 2011
ON! focuses on the period between 1900 and 1965 when innovators worked to harness electricity to produce sound in a variety electro-acoustic instruments.
The Magic & Mystery of Slide Guitar
October 11, 2008 - March 31, 2009
A showcase of the essence and emotion evoked by slide guitar and slide technique featuring instruments from across the globe.
The Ukulele & You
August 11, 2007 - July 31, 2008
Take an unprecedented look at this history of ukuleles and how they were manufactured on the U.S. mainland from the early 1900s to the present day.
Howe-Orme: Forgotten Voices Remembered
May 13, 2006 - April 30, 2007
Rare and historic Howe-Orme mandolins, mandolas, guitars, and innovative pieces from the 1890s—some of whose technology is still present in designs of today.
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