• Lionel Hampton

    Playing is my way of thinking, talking, communicating.

    Lionel Hampton

  • Bob Moog

    Every tradition was once an innovation.

    Robert Moog

  • Lawrence Welk

    Music was my joy, my home, the one place I felt happy and secure.

    Lawrence Welk

  • John Philip Sousa

    Anybody can write music of a sort.

    But touching the public heart is quite another thing.

    John Philip Sousa

  • Joan Jett

    My guitar is not a thing.

    It is an extension of myself.

    It is who I am.

    Joan Jett

  • Maynard Ferguson

    Change is always happening.

    That's one of the wonderful things about jazz music.

    Maynard Ferguson

  • Accordions: Expanding Voices in the USA
    Accordions: Expanding Voices in the USA
    December 13, 2018 - August 31, 2019

    Take a close look and listen at the current state of the accordion across the country.

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      Adrian Legg

      Adrian Legg
      March 30 @ 7:00 PM

      Globally acclaimed by critics and fans alike for his unique fingerstyle guitar playing, Adrian Legg masterfully blends diverse musical styles.

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    • Daniel Ho Trio

      Daniel Ho Trio
      April 6 @ 7:00 PM

      Daniel transcends genres from traditional to contemporary Hawaiian, world music with Mongolian nomads and Taiwanese aboriginal tribes to classical guitar & uke.

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    • Seamus Egan Project

      Seamus Egan Project
      April 13 @ 7:00 PM

      As a respected and influential artist, Egan has inspired multiple generations of musicians and helped define the sound of Irish music.

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    • "Backstage" with Harpeth Rising

      "Backstage" with Harpeth Rising
      April 20 @ 2:00 PM

      Museum members can enjoy an exclusive “backstage” event with Harpeth Rising, who will share how they got into music, their influences, and instruments.

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