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Excellent Small Museum

This museum celebrated Eduard Tubin, a famous composer and has ear phones so you can actually... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Merced, California
Part of Alatskivi castle

Interesting component to this site and of interest to classical music lovers. A series of rooms... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2016
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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12 Jul 2018
“Excellent Small Museum”
22 Oct 2016
“Part of Alatskivi castle”
The exhibitions in this museum provide an overview of the life and work of one of Estonia's most famous composers - Eduard Tubin. They also showcase the other musicians Tubin studied with in Tartu under Heino Eller: Eduard Oja, Alfred Karindi, Olav...more
Lossi 10, Alatskivi 60201, Estonia
+372 745 3816
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

This museum celebrated Eduard Tubin, a famous composer and has ear phones so you can actually listen to some of his compositions. There are also handicraft workshops and the artists are working and selling their creations.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

Interesting component to this site and of interest to classical music lovers. A series of rooms devoted to Tubin within an architectually interesting wing of the housed

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice historical castle still being developed/restored, but usable for small concerts and weddings. However, gardens and landscaping not yet attended to. Really appreciated the music museum dedicated to Eduard Tubin & contemporaries on 2nd floor.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 1 May 2016

Surprisingly thorough. This exhibition has instruments and recordings of the compositions that one can listen to in different places. There are videos of his travels that have been compiled and it is fun to see how things looked in the 70s. Very informative.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

I'm a retired music teacher but shamefully knew nothing about this Estonian composer of symphonic works. After visiting the exhibition and hearing soundbytes resembling a cross between Sibelius, Scriabin and Shostakovich, I'm determined to give this guy a "first chance" by checking out some of...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 4 June 2013

A very pleasant surprise to come across this small museum in the castle. As well as Tubin, Heino Eller and a very young Arvo Part appear.

Date of experience: June 2013
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