Special Exhibition: The Shapes of Sound: Hearing with Your Eyes

When
Jun 13 2013 - 9:00am to Sep 3 2013 - 5:00pm
About this event
Description: 
The NMM's public programming is underwritten by the South Dakota Arts Council through the S. D. Department of Tourism and the National Endowment for the Arts, the USD Student Association, and the members of The Stradivari Society, a fund-raising initiative of the NMM's Board of Trustees. All events are held in the Arne B. Larson Concert Hall at the National Music Museum located on The University of South Dakota campus on the corner of Clark & Yale Streets. Special Exhibition The Shapes of Sound: Hearing with Your Eyes June 13 - September 3, 2013 Arne B. Larson Concert Hall Sometimes functional, Sometimes just for fun . . . A celebration of ingenuity And imagination! Discover more than 40 unusual instruments in a special exhibition that explores some of the museum's Seuss-like holdings, as well as new and unusual musical instruments, instruments made from found objects, experimental musical instruments, and even some whimsical curiosities. Exhibition design and development by Margaret Downie Banks, Senior Curator; Deborah Check Reeves, Curator of Education and Woodwinds; Ana Sofia Silva, Graduate Assistant; and Matt Zeller, Graduate Assistant. June’s Free Friday Sponsor is First Dakota National Bank The NMM is open daily except Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. NMM Summer Hours: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Monday through Wednesday 9:00 AM-8:00 PM Thursday and Friday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Saturday 2:00 PM-5:00 PM Sunday
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Website: 
nmmusd.org
Location
National Music Museum
414 East Clark Street University of South Dakota
57069 Vermillion, SD
United States
Phone: 605-677-5306
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