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Date:  date unknown

Description: Members of the orchestra look closely at the conductor as he leads them in the performance of a piece of music.

Date: 1950-09-27 

Description: Walter Heermann, conductor of the Madison Civic Symphony and Civic Chorus, poses with a baton in his hand.

Date: 1930-02-21 

Description: Chanticleer Orchestra managers, each with a dog at his side, sit on the front steps of a building with an awning overhead that reads "Chanticleer."

Date: 1957-11-13 

Description: Shown in the WHA-TV studios, left to right, are Professor Robert Monschein; George (?) Kreuzer, oboe; Marilyn Weckel, flute; Doster DeHaven and Judith Whit...

Date: 1944-04-08 

Description: Six musicians, four standing and two seated, of the Armond Huseboe orchestra.

Date: 1926-05-14 

Description: Parkway Theater Orchestra, 8 W. Mifflin Street. The musicians are posed on the stage.

Date: 1949-11-19 

Description: Stan Stitgen, Norma Malmanger and Don Liebenberg, standing left to right, and Beth Mitchell, seated, prepare for the special youth concert to be given by t...

Date: 1928-04-16 

Description: Capitol Theater orchestra at Pennco Field (Royal Airport) to welcome the Ray-O-Vac Twins.

Date: 1932-11-17 

Description: The Madison Civic Orchestra poses onstage after the Parkway concert.

Date: 1934-05-28 

Description: Photograph submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Group portrait of the six women in the Dutch Girls Orchestra. They are posed ons...

Historical Essay

Sousa Conductor's Baton

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Conductor's baton presented to Marquette University by John Philip Sousa in 1924. (Museum object #1980.228.12)

Date: 1928-12-10 

Description: Members of the Middleton High School orchestra pose for a group portrait with their instruments.

Date: 1931-06-29 

Description: Chanticleer Orchestra, the "Piffles" Jaeger Band with instruments, on lake passenger boat. Band members and guests are: Left to right: Ruth Bourrette, Mrs....

Date: 1931-09-02 

Description: Group portrait of Chanticleer "Lanky Neal" Orchestra dressed in identical suits and two-tone shoes.

Date: 1958 

Description: Dance and singing performance during a festival at Taliesin West. The theater was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and built by the Fellowship. Taliesin West...

Date: 1945 

Description: Group of Holocaust survivors who were in quarantine after WWII listen to an orchestra playing on their behalf outdoors; Smalands Anneberg, Sweden, Summer.

Date: 1959-11-21 

Description: Madison's Temple Beth El members plan a New Year's Eve dance and buffet supper. The party begins at 9:00 p.m. and features the Dan Garson Orchestra. Shown...

Date: 1959-11-24 

Description: Boston "Pops" orchestra conductor Arthur Fiedler speaks with Elizabeth Monschein of WHA and Cliff Roberts of WIBA. Fiedler was in Madison to speak to repre...

Date: 1944-11-16 

Description: Group portrait of Peggy King's all-girl orchestra, posed with their instruments. The swing band plays on the weekends at fraternity and sorority parties. L...

Photograph

Fern Kirkpatrick

Date: 1952-04-25 

Description: Portrait of Fern (Mrs. D. L.) Kirkpatrick, trumpet soloist with the Madison Civic Symphony.

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