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Historical reproduction equipment and sound recordings // Permanent exhibition at the German Music Archive // German National Library in Leipzig

From the hot air gramophone and shellac records through to digital storage media: the "Historische Abspielgeräte und Tonträger" exhibition spans the period from the beginning of music recording to the present day, providing a fascinating insight into music history.

Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 10:00–18:00, closed on Sundays and national holidays
Free admission

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Historic players and sound recordings // Guided tour of the German Music Archive // German National Library in Leipzig // Bookable dates

A tour of the permanent exhibition, the reading room and the listening studio of the German Music Archive provides an insight into the history of sound recording and reproduction.

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