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Become a Member of the Band—Reach for the Stars!

2019-06-29 14:00:00 2019-06-29 15:00:00 America/Chicago Become a Member of the Band—Reach for the Stars! Have you dreamed of being a musician or having a band? Exploring music? Spend an hour with a music producer who will answer questions and let you experiment and explore. You’ll be off like a rocket! Norman West

Saturday, June 29
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-29 14:00:00 2019-06-29 15:00:00 America/Chicago Become a Member of the Band—Reach for the Stars! Have you dreamed of being a musician or having a band? Exploring music? Spend an hour with a music producer who will answer questions and let you experiment and explore. You’ll be off like a rocket! Norman West

Norman West

Norman West Cafe

Have you dreamed of being a musician or having a band? Exploring music? Spend an hour with a music producer who will answer questions and let you experiment and explore. You’ll be off like a rocket!

John McGaha, is a professional multi-instrumentalist, music composer, and producer with 40 years’ experience. His library program consists of a presentation and Q&A session followed by an invitation to play an instrument.  He’ll bring instruments to explore—which could be a mandolin, violin, guitar, penny whistles/recorders, and one or two exotic instruments as well such as a Guzheng or an Oud. John and Leah Kenton-McGaha have performed at Big Read and PLS Foundation events, as well as programs at Tecumseh, Norman West, and Norman Central libraries. John has been described as having “a sincere love of his craft, and an understanding of music that is seldom paralleled”. –Modern Bard. 

What’s in it for you? . . .  

  • You will meet, and hear the music of, a professional musician who is also a multi-instrumentalist, composer and producer.
  • You will be able to pick up and play several different instruments at the program.
  • You will be able to get answers about how to get started in music from someone with experience.                     

Summer Learning at Pioneer is possible with the support of Oklahoma Department of Libraries, Institute of Museum and Library Services, Hitachi Computer Products of America, The Anne & Henry Zarrow Foundation, Sonic, America’s Drive-In, Pioneer Library System Foundation, and the Friends of the Libraries.

Norman West

mc@pioneerlibrarysystem.org
Phone: 405-701-2644
Branch Manager:
Mike Pierson

Hours
Mon, Jul 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 26 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Sat, Jul 27 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Sun, Jul 28 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
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Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:30pm
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Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Norman West Cafe

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Sun, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Mon, Jul 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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