Sunday, March 1, 2015

MMA March Meeting

[UPDATE 3/3/2015 4:40 pm:  meeting cancelled due to weather]
The next Mohawk Music Association meeting is Tuesday, March 3, at 6:30 pm in the school library.

This is a week earlier than usual due to Suessical being next weekend - we really needed to have an early meeting to finalize our plans.

1875 - The Georges Bizet opera Carmen premiered in Paris.
"Carmen - illustration by Luc for Journal Amusant 1875"
1931 - The "Star Spangled Banner" was adopted as the American national anthem. The song was originally known as "Defense of Fort McHenry."

1931 - The first jazz album to sell a million copies was recorded. It was "Minnie The Moocher" by Cab Calloway.