• Joan Jett

    My guitar is not a thing.

    It is an extension of myself.

    It is who I am.

    Joan Jett

  • 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

  • Maynard Ferguson

    Change is always happening.

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

    Maynard Ferguson

  • Lionel Hampton

    Playing is my way of thinking, talking, communicating.

    Lionel Hampton

      • Museum of Making Music
        New sign! New sign! Check out the fresh look the @carlsbadcagov gave to our directional street signage.
      • That's a lot of pie thanks to The Sharrars! Their client event is a pie<->giftcard exchange benefiting the Museum of Making Music's musicLIFE program.
      • Testing out the Fender Rhodes for tonight's concert with Omar. Sounds nice! The clicking is the damper pedal.
      • Museum of Making Music
        We're so excited to be hosting Omar Sosa & Joo Kraus this Thursday at the museum!
      • Museum of Making Music
        The "HMS Dreadnought" showcases the origin of the iconic @martinguitar's name.
      • Museum of Making Music
        Guitars in the round this morning at the Museum of Making Music's dreadnought exhibition.
      • Museum of Making Music
        Here's a donation that truly ROCKS! Big thanks to @warrantrocks for helping our educational outreach programs and upcoming fundraiser on Sept. 17!
      • Museum of Making Music
        The fabulous Laurence Juber on set filming for our upcoming Dreadnought special exhibition. @martinguitar @enjetmedia @laurencejuber
      • Museum of Making Music
        The talented @fredbenedetti1 presenting an educational training for our volunteers! #steelstring #nylonstring #sixstrings
      • Museum of Making Music
        RIP Sir George Martin. Your sound forever changed popular music. Thank you. #georgemartin #mellotron #strawberryfields #thebeatles

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