Leonardo and Music
Lecture by Prof. Kate von Orden
An event organized by The Leonardo da Vinci Society
in collaboration with The Italian Cultural Institute
Monday, May 6 at 6:30pm
The Italian Cultural Institute 601
Van Ness Ave, San Francisco
This illustrated lecture examines the musical instruments designed by Leonardo and sets them in the context of his own music-making, the music of his contemporaries, and Neo-Platonic philosophies of music both earthly and divine.