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Upcoming Museum Encounters - Included with paid museum admission

  • education-phoenixconservatoryofmusic
    Mar. 21
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

    Museum Encounter: Phoenix Conservatory of Music

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    This program is part of Family Weekend: String Break Join students and instructors from the Phoenix Conservatory of Music and enjoy special selections from their Guitar and String Ensemble. Phoenix Conservatory of Music provides affordable, quality music education for school-age children and is part of the Berklee City Music Network, a consortium of community organizations […]

  • education-romenbuffalo
    Mar. 21
    Saturday 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

    Museum Encounter: Romen Buffalo and the Loyal Order Bluegrass Band

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    This program is part of Family Weekend: String Break  Come enjoy a mix of bluegrass, folk, and Americana music with Romen Buffalo and the Loyal Order. This Phoenix band consists of Romen Buffalo on guitar and vocals, Patty Bison on banjo and guitar, Scotty Steer on Dobro and mandolin, and Smokey Joe Taurus on upright […]

  • education-jampak
    Mar. 22
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

    Museum Encounter: Jam Pak Blues ‘N’ Grass Neighborhood Band

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Listen to some toe-tapping bluegrass music from the Jam Pak Blues ’n’ Grass Neighborhood Band. This community group, made up of kids and adults ranging from five to ninety years old, include musicians playing guitars, fiddles, banjos, mandolins, dulcimers, and even a wash-tub bass. Jam Pak is a homegrown music program dedicated to teaching children […]

  • education-fender
    Mar. 22
    Sunday 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    History of the Guitar and Interactive Demonstration: Fender Musical Instruments Corporation

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Learn about the history of the guitar from the experts at Fender Musical Instruments Corporation and then try out the latest and greatest guitars from the world’s foremost manufacturer of guitars, basses, amplifiers, and other related equipment.