Misasa Town is holding in its museum, from June 1st (Friday) 2012 to July 23rd (Monday), a violin exhibition called Genten (literally “strings exhibition”) and concerts. It is free and we decided to upload a bonus video to introduce this event. We hope you will enjoy it and you can contact me for any question.
About the exhibition:
On the first floor (ground floor) of the museum it is an exhibition of, among others, tools, materials and the process of building a violin.
On the second floor it is replicas of Bartolomeo Giuseppe Antonio Guarneri’s, a.k.a Guarneri del Gesù (1698-1744), works
Concerts’ program (among others):
June 15th and 16th
Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf: viola and double bass duet
Gioachino Rossini: cello and double bass duet
Alessandro Rolla: viola duet
Jean-Marie Leclair: duet
Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite No. 2 for cello, BWV 1008
Antonín Leopold Dvořák : Humoresque
July 20 and 21
Georg Friedrich Haendel : Passacaglia
Eugène Ysaÿe : violin sonata