Past Collection Exhibitions

Szymon Goldberg and Miyoko Yamane’s Collection “Violins Loved by Goldberg”

January 9 - April 21, 2020

Exhibited are items possessed by The Center for Music Research at Tokyo University of the Arts including violins that were treasured by Szymon Goldberg [1909-1993] and other works of art that were donated by his wife Miyoko in 2006.
To the internationally acclaimed violinist Szymon Goldberg, his violins were companions that accompanied him through an eventful life.
The exhibition features two of the violins he loved, a Stradivarius and Baron Vitta made by Guarneri del Ges ù as well as violin related materials and photographs, musical scores bearing his handwritten notes, and other items from Goldberg’s possessions.


Period January 9 [Thu.] - April 21 [Tue.], 2020
Opening Hours 9:30 AM-6:00 PM [Last admission is 5:30 PM]
Closed Wednesdays [Except national holidays], and February 25 [Tue.], 2020
*Open February 24 [Mon.] and March 21 [Sat.], 2020
Admission Adults 300yen [*240yen]
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Venue 3F exhibition room 6
Organized by Toyama Prefectural Museum of Art and Design