The physical exhibition in Loeb Music Library, mounted from February 2012 to April 2012, was supplemented by a series of "digital augmentations" – multimedia pieces that further explored and contextualized the objects in the cases.

These digital augmentations are presented here in their entirety.


Jean-Baptiste du Halde on Music in the Chinese Courts

Rameau, "Les Sauvages," performed by Paavali Jumppanen

Eighteenth-Century Historical and Theoretical Texts

Domestic Chinoiserie

Christoph Willibald Gluck's Le Cinesi

Dittersdorf's Review of Le Cinesi


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