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Polish American - Our Slavic Heritage

Fralinger - Odyssey In Rhythm

Quaker City - Kaleidoscope Of Color\

Uptown - Send In The Clowns

South Philadelphia - Toy Soldiers On Parade

Greater Overbrook - The King Of Rock And Roll

Avalon - The Lottery

Broomall - Sal-Soul Disco New Year

Trilby - Bavarian Festival

Greater Kensington - Evolution Of Dixieland

Woodland - Viva Italia

Duffy* - String Band Memories

Palmyra - The Wee Folk

 

Ferko - Those Glorious MGM Musicals

Durning - La Fiesta Bravo

Aqua - A Band For All Seasons

Hegeman - Girls Of The World

 

 

 

 

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Ringing In The New Year - 1987

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Calling on Retired Mums

  

Over the past few years this site attracted numerous visitors who are active in the string band community today, it has also caught the attention of many “old timers.”  We maintain this site to preserve the history of our hobby, as well as to document the 100+ years of tradition that came before us.  We would like to encourage all the “old timers” who visit the site to consider returning, in some capacity to the hobby you loved.  We know you’re out there. Why else would you be here now?

 

You still have something of value to give.  Whether it’s attending a fundraiser for your former organization, giving free lessons to young members for an hour before rehearsal each week, lending your expertise to the theme committee, bringing your child, or even grandchild, to a rehearsal, or simply sitting in with the band once a month.

 

   Please consider coming out of retirement, if not to take a suit, then simply to show your support for this hobby we all love.  If you inspire even one person to become committed to preserving this tradition, you’ve made it worth your while.  Without gaining interest in and commitment to this hobby from the next generation, there may not be anything for us to archive 10 years from now. 

 

    Help us instill in the next generation the love of mummery we all have in common on this site.  Stop by your old clubhouse next week, and tell them StringBandArchives.com sent you!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

String Band Archives is always looking for new media so feel free to send us an

email if you have that special clip that you think would be interesting for the site. 

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If you have any questions feel free to contact us at 

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Special Thanks to the following people

to whom without their generous contributions this site would not be possible!

 

The Creator & Designer of SBArchives : Russ Coleman

 

Editor & Audio Guru: Joe Marchesa

 

And Special Thanks To ...

Brian Reed , John Wernega , Joe Fink ,  Michael Osowiecki

Amanda Ettinger , Terry McDonald , John Gilbert , Scott Ratzke , Mike Weick , Eric Leso ,

Marty Rotindo Jr. , Shaun Decky , Paul Gawlinski  ,& Dan Mizner.

 

Sorry if we have missed anyone.

 


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