Exhibition

Steinway No. 1 Historical Exhibition

Glass Atrium,
Level 2, National Museum of Singapore
10am - 7pm

The Steinway No.1 Historical Exhibition is an interactive exhibition that will showcase three historical pianos – the featured legendary No.1 piano (1836), the Square Piano (1877), the Wagner Piano (1888) – as well as the modern day Steinway Model D Concert Grand. Members of the public are welcomed to play on these historical pianos and revisit the sounds of these lavish instruments which had been inspirations for internationally renowned pianists and composers in the past.

PROGRAMMES

Recital/Lecture by Steinway artist Simon Mulligan

6 Sep | 7.30pm
Glass Atrium, Level 2 | Tickets available on SISTIC at $48

Steinway Artist Simon Mulligan will be performing a solo recital on each of the three historical pianos – the featured legendary No.1 piano, the Square piano, the Wagner piano – as well as the modern day Steinway Model D Concert Grand. This will be accompanied by a lecture from him explaining the history and evolution of these majestic instruments.


All-Star Concert

11 Sep | 7.30pm
Glass Atrium, Level 2 | Tickets available on SISTIC at $28

Steinway Gallery Singapore is proud to present the All Star Concert. This concert will feature a myriad of performances by local rising pianists such as Clarence Lee, selected representative of the Wagner Association, as well as students under the tutelage of Mr Benjamin Loh from the LaSalle College of the Arts, Mdm Fang Yuan from the NAFA School of Young Talents, and Ms Winnie Tay from Song Without Words Music Studio on the four exhibited Steinway pianos. Present day music enthusiasts will be able to revisit the sounds of these lavish historical instruments which had been inspirations for internationally renowned composers in the past. Dr. Katherine Wallace, Assistant Professor at the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, National University of Singapore, will also be giving a pre-performance talk which explores the nexus of relationships between Richard Wagner, the piano and his public in the nineteenth century.

Family Time

Visit our permanent galleries with your little ones and play spot-the-artefact! Our colourful Early Learning Resources introduce pre-schoolers to our artefacts according to the themes of Numbers, Colours, and ABCs. Available at $8 per set from the Museum Label shop. For more children's activity booklets, click here.

Museum guide

Download our museum guide (English, Chinese, Bahasa Melayu, Tamil) to find out about the many treasures in our various galleries. In this guide, you will also find the floor plan for easier navigation. Enjoy your visit!

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