I Am AZ Music Centennial Exhibition at the Musical Instrument Museum
Discover the Banjo with Mark Hickler February 18 at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Banjo artist Mark Hickler is an avid mentor for young musicians and the maker of the Arizona banjo featured in the I Am AZ Music centennial exhibition at MIM. Join him for a look at this intriguing instrument and trace its history from a simple gourd instrument to the complex banjo of today. Hickler and guest artists from the Jam Pak Blues 'n' Grass Neighborhood Band will demonstrate many banjo styles of playing. This program is an officially recognized Legacy Project of the Arizona Historical Advisory Commission.
The museum is located at 4725 E. Mayo Boulevard Phoenix, AZ 85050