Trumpets, Weird and Wonderful (Oct – Mar) by

Sunday, October 7, 2018 – Sunday, March 17, 2019. Treasures from the National Music Museum. Forget everything you think you know about the trumpet, the best-known member of the brasswind family. Trumpet-like musical instruments appear across time and cultures in

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Trumpets, Weird and Wonderful (Oct – Mar)

Morris Museum 6 Normandy Heights Road • Morristown, New Jersey 07960 Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 • 12:00 PM - Sunday, Mar 17, 2019 • 05:00 PM

Sunday, October 7, 2018 – Sunday, March 17, 2019. Treasures from the National Music Museum. Forget everything you think you know about the trumpet, the best-known member of the brasswind family. Trumpet-like musical instruments appear across time and cultures in surprising shapes, sizes, and features, from the conch-shell trumpet to the didgeridoo, from the valveless natural trumpet to the keyed bugle, from the Swiss alphorn to the s-shaped serpent.  By special arrangement with the National Music Museum, America’s preeminent collection of historic musical instruments, this exhibit of more than forty musical instruments, including audio and video demonstrations, will delight young and old, student and connoisseur. Museum Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 11:00AM to 5:00PM and Sunday 12:00PM to 5:00PM. 2nd and 3rd Thursday 11:00AM to 8:00PM. The Museum is closed on Mondays. Cost: Museum Members: FREE; Non-members: Museum Admission.

Morris County, located 30 miles west of NYC, is home to some of America’s most important history and culture just waiting for you to explore. Start by walking in the footsteps of Revolutionary icons such as George Washington and Alexander Hamilton, then pick apples right off the tree at one of our verdant farms and end your day having a delicious dinner; discover how to make my weekend Morris County!
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: 973-631-5151
Leslie Bensley Photo of Jane Joe Executive Director at Morris County Tourism Bureau
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
973-631-5151 [email protected]