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Friday, February 03, 2017

American Banjo Museum Hosts Mardi Gras Event

“Let the Good Times Roll” Feb. 25th The American Banjo Museum will take on the air of Bourbon Street and the spirit of a second line parade when it hosts its second annual Krewe de Banjo Mardi Gras event on Saturday, February 25th. From 6-9 p.m. that evening the museum (located at 9 E. S Read More

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

ABM Winter 2017 Newsletter

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Thursday, December 22, 2016

ABM Hall of Fame 2017 Honorees Announced

The American Banjo Museum in Oklahoma City is pleased to announce the 2017 inductees into the American Banjo Museum Hall of Fame. The National Four-String Banjo Hall of Fame was established in 1998 to honor jazz age four-string banjo pioneers as well as the contemporary artists, educator Read More

Monday, December 12, 2016

American Banjo Museum Accepts Georgette Twain Banjo

In 1951, 26-year-old Georgette Twain, an aspiring opera singer, was set to audition for the San Francisco Opera. Raised by parents who were professionals in the theater, Twain’s own career was about to take off. But, as she prepared for her audition, she noticed something was terribly wrong Read More

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

American Banjo Museum Receives Grant from the Kirkpatrick Family Fund

The American Banjo Museum was recently awarded a grant for $10,000 from the Kirkpatrick Family Fund to establish a Banjo Learning Lounge at the museum. “We’re honored to receive this generous grant from the Kirkpatrick Family Fund,” said Johnny Baier, executive director, American Banjo Mu Read More

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

ABM Salutes American Archives Month

October is American Archives Month and museums across the nation are using this occasion to raise awareness about the value of archives and archivists. As part of American Archives Month, the American Banjo Museum is giving you a peek into our archives with a short series of blog posts high Read More

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

ABM Salutes American Archives Month

October is American Archives Month and museums across the nation are using this occasion to raise awareness about the value of archives and archivists. As part of American Archives Month, the American Banjo Museum is giving you a peek into our archives with a short series of blog posts hig Read More

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

American Banjo Museum Makes Major Acquisition

In the world of violins, the name Stradivarius is synonymous with the highest possible quality in construction, sound and playability. As such, when a Stradivari instrument comes on the market it is of great interest to musicians and collectors alike, commanding millions of dollars in the sale p Read More

Saturday, October 01, 2016

“The Banjo World of Steve Martin” Exhibit Receives Oklahoma Museum Association Award

The American Banjo Museum’s exhibit, “The Banjo World of Steve Martin” will be among several Oklahoma museum exhibits honored by the Oklahoma Museum Association (OMA) during their annual conference on Sept. 21-23, 2016 “The Banjo World of Steve Martin” received the OMA award for outstanding ex Read More

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Bluegrass Today writes about ABM Hall of Fame

J. D. Crowe and Deering Banjos enter Banjo Hall of Fame (http://bluegrasstoday.com/j-d-crowe-and-deering-banjos-enter-banjo-hall-of-fame/) Read More


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