“What does a harpsichord, a virginal or a pianoforte sound like? What is the difference between a table piano and a grand piano or an organ and a harmonium? And how are these instruments played?” – this and much more in the newsletter by Museum Vleeshuis
You will find out in this unique listening workshop.
Ruckers-Genootschap becomes Orfanto. The musical practice of historical keyboard instruments and the search for historical keyboard sounds summarises the main goal of the association.
Containing : – Reorganisation of the ‘History of Musical Instruments in Europe’ room with a prominent place for the Ruckers harpsichords and virginals.
– Sheet music from the Fanfare of Monceau-sur-Sambre
– Jan Caeyers on the instruments from the time of Beethoven
and much more !