As the calendar turns to August, we begin to hear the words “back to school,” much to the chagrin of many students. This is a chance, however, for students to explore participation in their schools’ music programs, be it by playing an instrument in the band or orchestra, or by singing in the choir. MakingMusicMag.com […]
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Historic Instruments from Civil War Brass Bands
The other day we caught up with Jeff Stockham, one of the music history consultants from Steven Spielberg’s film Lincoln, who showed us some of his favorite Civil War-era brass instruments.