Explore and experience the amazing properties of sound by creating, seeing, hearing and feeling waves and physical vibrations.

In this Exhibit

Tubulum

Make music with flip flops on a unique PVC pipe keyboard instrument designed and built by Concord Academy students.

Air Ball Music Wall

Make joyful sounds as you squeeze air through cans, jars, reeds, and pipes with this one-of-a-kind musical instrument designed by musician Leonard Solomon.

Slinky Speaker

Create waves in a long Slinky suspended across the ceiling when you speak, sing, or shout into a microphone.

Tuning Fork Booth

Hear, see, and feel sound vibration as you experiment with tuning forks. 

Bucket Radio

Discover how objects can carry and amplify sound when they are placed a vibrating, but silent, sound post. Hear the music and voices by using makeshift loud speakers. 

Washer Falls

Create jingling, tinkling sounds when you drop metal washers down a variety of threaded rods.

Air Harp

Wave your hands and make music! Break invisible light beams to play different instruments from around the world. 

Percussion Station

Explore the relationship between size and sound as you make music on Temple Blocks, Bass strings, and a Double Bass.

Cuckoo Clock

Turn a handle to move tiny levers and bellows that create familiar two-tone sounds.