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Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix. MUST SEE.

Day 10 and 11. Usery Mountain. We had read numerous positive reviews about the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) in Phoenix.  Neither Peter, nor Davis, nor I are musicians and couldn’t grasp the idea of an entire museum dedicated to musical instruments but we gave it a go. 1,098 more words

Musical Instrument Museum - Feb 2017

A musical instrument museum? Really? Cha! The Musical Instrument Museum (Phoenix) might be the coolest thing ever. Recommended to us by new Airstream buddies at McDowell Mountain RP, we went for an afternoon to see this unassuming looking museum. 230 more words

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Musical Instrument Museum - Not Just About the Instruments

Phoenix, Arizona.

Last week’s Travel Tuesday featured a visit to the Musical Instrument Museum and I promised to feature more about the performers who play those instruments that entertain us so. 320 more words


Al Stewart with Dave Nachmanoff 07.15.16

Over the past couple of months I have been lucky enough to re-live my late teens and early 20s by either re-seeing or finally seeing musicians I had missed.  819 more words


Musical Instrument Museum - Music with a Global Reach

Phoenix, Arizona.

Tripadvisor’s unlikely number 1 attraction in Phoenix is dedicated to the history and culture of musical instruments. Indeed, I love music and spend hours daily listening to a variety of genres via satellite radio or Internet streaming. 687 more words


How cultures unite in the multiple stories of their music

My father’s life was a collection of multiple stories: growing up Jewish in a huge extended family in southwestern Germany; escaping the Holocaust as a teenager in 1938; and eventually marrying and settling down in the United States. 1,059 more words

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