Americana musical instruments now on display

October 10, 2017  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

A Stearns violin on display at the Cancer Center.

The Stearns Collection of Musical Instruments within the U-M School of Music, Theatre & Dance is one of the largest accumulations of historical and contemporary musical instruments housed in a North American university.

Known internationally as a unique collection, it is not only a precious heritage from the past, but also a rich resource for musical, educational and cultural needs of the present and future.

The instruments are now on display in the U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center. Check out this selection of Americana musical instruments with origins from around the world:

Where: Gifts of Art Gallery — Cancer Center Elevator Alcove, Level 2

When: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Friday through Sept. 9, 2018

Website: http://www.med.umich.edu/goa/exhibits.htm#sterns

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