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Lycoming County's musical heritage was explored with lectures and demonstration https://tabermuseum.org/educational-efforts

Taber Museum Hosts a Talk on Civil War Infantry Bands

The Taber Museum hosted Barry Stocker, on November 10, 2016 as part of its Lecture Series to talk about Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Bands in the Civil War.
he Lecture Series of 2016 which explores the musical heritage of Lycoming County and central Pennsylvania. https://tabermuseum.org/blog/taber-museum-hosts-talk-civil-war-infantry-bands

Ole Bull and his Music Featured in Coffee Hour Talk

The Taber Museum hosted Mary Hirst, Manager of the Ole Bull State Park, on Thursday morning, October 13, 2016 to lecture on the fascinating life of Ole Bull.
he Lecture Series of 2016 which explores the musical heritage of Lycoming County and central Pennsylvania. https://tabermuseum.org/calendar-events/events/ole-bull-and-his-music-featured-coffee-hour-talk

History Coffee Hour: Janet Hurlbert Discusses Mary Landon Russell, a Musical Treasure

Janet Hurlbert was the featured speaker at the September, Taber Museum, Thursday morning Coffee Hour, speaking about Mary Landon Russell’s impact on the musical heritage of Lycoming County.
s impact on the musical heritage of Lycoming County. The talk was well atte…he Lecture Series of 2016 which explores the musical heritage of Lycoming County and central Pennsylvania. https://tabermuseum.org/blog/history-coffee-hour-janet-hurlbert-discusses-mary-landon-russell-musical-treasure

Taber Museum Society Program Features the River Valley Singers

At its August 21, 2016 Society Program, the Taber Museum presented the River Valley Singers performing the music of Robert Lowry.
long series exploring the musical heritage of central Pennsylvania. It was sponsored by https://tabermuseum.org/blog/taber-museum-society-program-features-river-valley-singers

Taber Museum Society Program Features Lecture on the Legacy of Musical Educator Dr. Kenneth Raessler

On June 19, 2016 the Taber Museum presented a lecture by Dr. Oscar Knade on the tremendous impact of Dr. Kenneth Raessler on the musical program of the Williamsport Area School District, bringing it to national attention and excellence.
long series exploring the musical heritage of central Pennsylvania. It is sponsored by https://tabermuseum.org/calendar-events/events/taber-museum-society-program-features-lecture-legacy-musical-educator-dr-kenneth-raessler

Taber Museum Hosted Matthew Dodd, ‘Songs And Stories Of Old Railroad Days’

On Thursday, May 12, The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society hosted a performance by Matthew Dodd, who presRR-Poster1ented ‘Songs and Stories of Old Railroad Days’. The event was well attended, with more than 50 members of th…
The Lecture Series of 2016 is exploring the musical heritage of Lycoming County and central Pennsylvania. https://tabermuseum.org/blog/taber-museum-hosted-matthew-dodd-songs-and-stories-old-railroad-days

Storyteller and Musician Van Wagner at the Taber Museum

The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society’s May program featured Van Wagner, a regional storyteller and musician, who presented the ‘Tall Timber & Log Rafting Heritage Program’ followed by his popular musical tribute to the logg…
long series exploring the musical heritage of central Pennsylvania. It was sponsored by https://tabermuseum.org/blog/storyteller-and-musician-van-wagner-taber-museum

Composer James M. Black Discussed at March Coffee Hour

The Taber Museum hosted its first 2016 Coffee Hour on Thursday, March 10. United Methodist Archivist, Dr. Milton Loyer spoke on the intriguing subject “James M. Black and Friends: Williamsport’s Contribution to the Gospel Song.”
ecture series of 2016 which will explore the musical heritage of Lycoming County and central Pennsylvania. https://tabermuseum.org/blog/composer-james-m-black-discussed-march-coffee-hour