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Date: 1932-11-17 

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

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: 1926-05-14 

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

Date: 1928-12-10 

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

Date:  

Description: Billhead of Neese, Kustermann & Root of Green Bay, Wisconsin, stationers, printers, book-binders, and dealers in musical instruments and sewing machines. T...

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: 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: 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:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Fern Kirkpatrick

Date: 1952-04-25 

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

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...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Alma Seipp (1876-1966), middle row, second from right, holds a violin in a group portrait of a women's string ensemble, probably at Wellesley College. All...

Date: 1937-08-29 

Description: Madison Concert Orchestra members with their instruments seated on a "stage" under trees at Vilas Park. The conductor is standing in front. Groups of U.S....

Date: 1944-04-08 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of Simoni Martucci and Tomma's White Label Orchestra. Members of the band hold instruments and pose before banners and decoration.

Date: 1928-04-16 

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

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: 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: 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: 1944-11-16 

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...

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