Violoncello, 1814. Photo © Jenni Carter for Sydney Living Museums; Harmony before matrimony [detail], William Brocas, c1805, after James Gillray.  Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide. Gift of Miss A Stone 1936.

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Tour leader talking about exhibit to group in foreground.

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Donors enjoy ‘Songs of Home’ curator-led tourWednesday 25 September 2019

Napoleon meeting Balcombe girls

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Napoleon's surprising Australian musical connections Thursday 19 September 2019

Portrait of James Murray

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The odyssey of an early Australian piano Monday 16 September 2019

Love's Ritornella

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Home, Suite HomeTuesday 10 September 2019

Dowling songbook - pages from a volume of sheet music, 1830s

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Music in the early years of the NSW colonySunday 8 September 2019