Il Museo del Violino and the Amici delle Serate Musicali

Monday 15, February, the Museo del Violino and the Amici delle Serate Musicali, organized an event in the foyer of the Conservatory of Milan to present the Museo del Violino.

Many people participated to the meeting. A movie about the Museo del Violino has been shown.

The speakers were: Virginia Villa, General Director, President friends of Stradivari and Fausto Cacciatori, Curator of the collections of the Museo del Violino. They presented also a very rare instrument of the collection: the violin Lam-ex Collin, 1669, Nicolò Amati. The instrument is now displayed at the Museo del Violino, as part of the friends of Stradivari project.

At the end of the conference, Gidon Kremer and the Kremerata Baltica  played a concert. For the “encore”, Kremer played the violin Lam-ex Collin, that the Museo del Violino gave him for the occasion.