About the Use of Our Collections

In addition to musical instruments from around the world, the Collection for Organology also has a collection of related materials, including photographs of instruments.

Musical Instruments

As a rule, we do not lend out musical instruments from our collection.


Photographs of musical instruments in our collection are available for loan through fee-based services. Please check here for the materials you wish to borrow and contact us via inquiry form (ja). We will send you the application form.
Available for loan are the original photographs of the images listed as “Color Photo”.
The rental fee per photo is as follow.

Use for Senior Thesis or Class

Students and faculty staff of KCM free
Off campus ¥6,000


All ¥12,500