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The Virtual Museum of Musical Instruments

Conceived as a dynamic space and in continuous expansion, the MVIM is dedicated to preserving the memory of musical instruments, basic sources to understand the History of Music, presented in an environment of the XXI century. It is intended for a large audience, from children to researchers. Very soon educational activities for teachers and students will be incorporated to the MVIM.

Explore the collection through the search

In this version, the MVIM presents a musical instruments catalog with texts for reference, images, and audio materials; articles; interviews and bibliography. Go to the top part of the menu and find what you are looking for in “Instruments”, searching in the whole collection or per category. Otherwise, if you prefer, choose the refined research using filters of advanced search.

NEWS

“News” is the MVIM space for news and curiosities.
The following topics can be found in this section:

– What are idiophones, membranophones, chordophones and aerophones?
– Hybrid instruments
– Instruments designed by Leonardo Da Vinci
– Unusual Instruments

Check it out …