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Photograph

Guy Lombardo

Date: 1976-01-16 

Description: Portrait of Guy Lombardo, bandleader of the Royal Canadians. He and his orchestra were famous for their traditional performance on New Year's Eve at the Wa...

Date: 1951-11-14 

Description: Joan Taliaferro sits at a piano with Madison Civic Symphany orchestra conductor Walter Heermann. She is to play with the orchestra at their young people's...

Date: 1948-04-23 

Description: Dr. Sigfrid Prager conducting the Madison Civic Symphony Orchestra, the Madison Civic Chorus, the University of Wisconsin chorus and soloists in his farewe...

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: 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.

Photograph

Fern Kirkpatrick

Date: 1952-04-25 

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

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: 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: 1926-05-14 

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

Date: 1944-04-08 

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

Date: 1932-11-17 

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

Date: 1911-09-13 before

Description: Middle front outer panel and tri-fold menu from The Gargoyle, with a gargoyle sitting atop the framed illustration of the entryway of the restaurant and a...

Date: 1934-10-20 

Description: Photograph submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Group portrait of the six men in Dutch costume and wooden shoes holding musical...

Date: 1930-12-09 

Description: Group portrait of WIBA "Harvester's" orchestra.

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: 1928-04-16 

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

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: 1953-05-22 

Description: Four members of Jerry Billington's Orchestra gather at the piano during the Cosmos Dance Club 30th Anniversary dinner dance. The orchestra has played for...

Date: 1929-10-12 

Description: Ten musicians that make up the Broadway Gardens Orchestra pose on stage with their instruments.

Date: 1931-09-02 

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

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