Museum visitors are invited to hear and learn about a wide variety of musical instruments in the Museum’s encyclopedic collection, featuring talented performers from throughout the New England area and beyond.

These informal hour-long programs are free with Museum admission, but space is limited to 50 seats, available on a first-come, first-served basis.

If you would like to join our mailing list for notifications about upcoming programs, please contact musicalinstruments@mfa.org.


Events

E.g., March 20, 2019

Musical Instrument Demonstrations

The Ney: Cane Flutes in the Islamic World
April 1, 2019
11:00 am12:00 pm

Musical Instrument Demonstrations

The Resonator Guitar (aka Dobro)
April 3, 2019
6:00 pm7:00 pm

Musical Instrument Demonstrations

The Kamanche: Fiddle of the Middle East
May 6, 2019
11:00 am12:00 pm