Music from the Sound Up: The Creative Tools of Synthesis

October 18, 2019 - August 30, 2020
Discover the foundations of “synthesis” and craft and play your own synth sound from the ground up!

Accordions: Expanding Voices in the USA

December 13, 2018 - August 31, 2019
Take a close look and listen at the current state of the accordion across the country.

Listening Through the Lens: The Music Photography of Henry Diltz

June 9, 2018 - October 29, 2018
Can photographs capture music? Can they become part of the music? And is it possible to capture musical photographs?

Unseen Artists: Sights & Insights from the Piano Technicians Guild

February 14, 2018 - April 30, 2018
Explore three historic pianos, learn about the essential role of the piano technician, and discover the tools of their trade.

Floating Strings

October 14, 2017 - April 29, 2018
Through its unique design, take a look at the history of the harp guitar, from its beginnings in Europe to its current status and use in the United States today

Summer of Innovation

June 3, 2017 - August 31, 2017
Discover new ways to express the music inside you!

The Photography of Graham Nash

April 8, 2017 - August 31, 2017
Through themes such as motion, emotion, repetition, expression, mood and texture, Nash's images invite us to explore and ponder human expression as a whole.

Dreadnought: 100 Years of a Mighty Martin Guitar

October 8, 2016 - April 30, 2017
Named after the game changing British warship, the HMS Dreadnought, this large-bodied, powerful acoustic guitar still thrives today.

Spotlight on Casio

September 10, 2016 - February 6, 2017
Trace Casio’s journey into the world of musical instruments from their first digital synthesizer in 1984 to the popular Privia keyboard.

Luthier Spotlight: Jim Harvey

March 21, 2016 - September 30, 2016
Share a look with us at the life and instruments of local luthier, Jim Harvey.