Scale Models from the 1st and 3rd acts from the opera ''La Traviata''
Peça do Mês - Novembro 2013
05 November 2013
In order to celebrate the 200 years of Guiseppe Verdi's birth (1813-1901) and the 160 years of the opera's premiere,''La Traviata'', we have chosen two scale models made by the Portuguese opera singer, Tomás de Alcaide, made for his production of Verdi's work, performed in 1964, in Lisbon and Oporto.
Pianoforte van Casteel
Peça do Mês - Outubro 2013
02 October 2013
The pianoforte van Casteel is one of the most important pieces from the Museum's collection. In order to mark the 250 years of its construction, it is now the chosen piece of the month.
Peça do Mês - Setembro 2013
21 August 2013
Built in 1753, the viola's sopranino (pardessus de viole) from Louis Guersan, belongs to the Museum's collection, celebrating in 2013 its 260 years, reason for which it was chosen as the piece of the month.
Wagner's Portait and Bust
Peça do Mês - Agosto 2013
31 July 2013
In a year in which is marked both Richard Wagner's (1813-1883) 200 years of birth and 130 years of death, the Music Museum chooses as Piece of the Month of August 2013 a portrait (1) and a bust (2) of this renowned composer.
Peça do Mês - Julho 2013
03 July 2013
To mark the 50 years of the commercial launching of the tape we have selected as Piece of the Month one of the oldest tape recorders' model, a Grundug C 100 L.