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Sunday, October 4

During the first weekend in October, dance your way to the theater to see Chicago The Musical, learn about German culture through music and yodeling at the Musical Instrument Museum and share a laugh with comedian and… 300 more words

What Happens When You Let A Musician Loose In A Musical Instrument Museum?

Did you know there’s a musical instrument museum??? Call me uncultured, but I would have never imagined this thing existed! Nor would I have known that there are over 6,000 musical instruments in existence! 127 more words


The world's music: at the MIM

Our weeklong road trip came to an end in Phoenix It had been filled with music in Nashville, Memphis, Austin and San Antonio. So it only made sense to end the adventure at the… 777 more words


Wireless Audio Guides and Digital Donor Board at MIM

Last week I visited the huge Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) in Phoenix, Arizona and spent four hours just walking through the exhibits.  Whenever I visit a historic site or museum, the first thing I often do is just walk through the entire place to get an overall sense of its organization, design, and content, rarely stopping to read labels or watch videos.   484 more words

Historical Interpretation

Multimedia Archives Intern-Musical Instrument Museum

Original Post (PDF)

Hours and compensation: MIM will work with Interns to create a schedule that fits the needs of both the student and the department. 295 more words


Avocado Cookies: Challenge Sparks Delicious Creation

A version of this story appeared on Northeast Valley News September 25, 2014.

It’s almost like an episode of “Chopped.” You know — where the chefs are given impossible ingredients and expected to conjure a culinary delight — “You have been faced with a challenge: make a delectable dessert, using only pickled onions, Hershey’s Syrup and a can of sardines.” 684 more words


MIM Slideshow

Here are some of the many photographs I’ve taken at the Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix AZ. (If you’re on my Home page and the slideshow isn’t running for you, click on “MIM Slideshow” above.) 13 more words