Music in our Houses
Over the last decade, MHNSW has been exploring the historical music soundscapes of its properties through its musical instruments and scores and sharing them with leading musicians, conservators and the general public.
Join Dr Matthew Stephens as he discusses how we can convert musical museum objects into musical sound.
Music offers a unique window into our past, and the stories and collections of our properties contain compelling clues about the music played by earlier generations
Talks & webinarsBrowse all
The many sources in the Caroline Simpson Library that can bring colour to the homes of past, with Matthew Stephens
A Parade of Animals in Nurseries, with Michael Lech
The self-help books of the 19th century, with Marina Grilanc
Colour in the Australian Home, with Michael Lech