• Event

Scienza e musica 2019 flyerEach lecture, which will be focused on a family of musical instruments, will be introduced by Natacha Fabbri, Conservatory graduate in piano performance, PhD in Philosophy at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa, as well as collaborator of Museo Galileo. In a fascinating dialogue between musical and scientific instruments, some Conservatory teachers will perform different musical genres from different eras in the museum’s halls.

Corde vibranti: macchine sonore e monocordi universali
Sunday 17 March, at 10.30 am
With Massimo Coco, violin.
Music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Eugène Ysaÿe, Nathan Milstein, Massimo Coco

Telescopi e tromboni
Sunday 24 March, at 10.30 am
With the Quintet from the Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini: Paolo Zampini, flute; Simone Bensi, oboe; Fabio Battistelli, clarinet; Corrado Dabbene, bassoon; Guido Corti, horn.

Workshop Scienza e Musica “La grandissima meraviglia dei suoni”
Sunday 31 March, at 10.30 am
With the collaboration of Alessandro Onerati. 

Risonanze universali: la voce dell’amico e il canto della natura
Sunday 7 April, at 10.30 am
With the Madrigal Ensemble from the class of Renaissance and Baroque singing of the Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini in Florence.
Music from the Llibre Vermell de Montserrat and works by Josquin Des Prez, Claudin de Sermisy, Bartolomeo Tromboncino. 

Dal liuto allo strumento scientifico
Sunday 14 April, at 10.30 am
With Francesco Romano, lute.
Music by Johann Sebastian Bach and Sylvius Leopold Weiss.




  Duration: about 45 minutes

  Costs: 3 € + 6 € reduced museum's entrance fee

  Limited seats, reservations suggested at 0039 055 265311 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  The events will be held in Italian and are recommended for adults and young people