Apps on the musical instrument collection

Several apps with video- and audioclips on the MKG's collection of historical musical instruments are available for free. In collaboration with Prof. Frank Böhme, students of the Hamburg University of Music and Theater, and Acousticguide Berlin. The apps are unfortunately only available in German.

App "Smart Instruments"

Use and sound of some extraordinary historical instruments, one of which is the 1899 developed "Stroh Violin" by engineer Johann Matthias Augustus Stroh – a string instrument with a sound-amplifying metal funnel.
for iPhone and iPod (iOS)

App "C.P.E. BACH"

The soundscape at the time of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714–1788), including examples from string and plucking instruments from Joachim Tielke as well as Hamburg's Clavichorde and Cembali from the workshops of Hass and Zell.
for iPhone and iPod (iOS)
for Android Smartphones