Tag: Leonardo Da Vinci (1452-1509)

  • Listen to a 500 year old music instrument – made by Da Vinci

    Listen to a 500 year old music instrument – made by Da Vinci

    Well ok, the instrument was not really made by Leonardo¬†Da Vinci (1452-1509), but designed by the Italian master.¬†Five centuries ago Da Vinci sketched a bizarre instrument, a crossing between a piano and a cello. Da Vinci called it the ‘viola organista’. As was the case with many of his designs, Da Vinci never actually made…