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Powerhouse Late: Maton Exhibition Talk

Finished 4 February 2021
Powerhouse Museum

Discover the Powerhouse after-hours and gain insight into the history of Australia’s leading guitar manufacturer Maton.

Led by a Museum curator, visitors can hear about the guitar company’s roots, first models and influence on the music scene crossing genres such as Country and Western, Folk and Classical, Rock and Roll, and Jazz. Explore the Maton: Australia’s Guitar exhibition to see some of the rarest Australian guitars ever displayed, including instruments and amplifiers used in the heyday of Australian jazz, folk, rock and country, as well as custom models made for Australian music icons.

FREE event as part of Powerhouse Late.

Read about the COVIDSafe measures we’ve put in place to keep everyone safe when visiting the Museum here.