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The Bate Collection of Musical Instruments

The Bate Collection of Musical Instruments, in the Faculty of Music at Oxford University, is the most comprehensive collection in Britain of European woodwind, brass and percussion. There are on display more than a thousand instruments, by all the most important English, French and German…

The Bate Collection of Musical Instruments, in the Faculty of Music at Oxford University, is the most comprehensive collection in Britain of European woodwind, brass and percussion.

There are on display more than a thousand instruments, by all the most important English, French and German makers, which show the musical and mechanical development of all wind and percussion instruments from the Renaissance and the Baroque to modern times.

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Who to contact

Contact Name
Andrew Lamb
Telephone
01865 286261
E-mail
andrew.lamb@music.ox.ac.uk
Website
http://www.bate.ox.ac.uk

Where to go

Address
Faculty of Music
St Aldate's
OXFORD
Postcode
OX1 1DB

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday - Friday 2.00pm-5.00pm
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon

Other Details

Costs

Details

Admission is free. 

Additional Information

Providing services to
4 - 11 years (primary school age)
Children
Young people
Adults

Last checked on 13/08/2020

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