Waukesha Daily Freeman, July 14, 1947

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Waukesha Daily Freeman, July 14, 1947 - at Mr. collar Sher- wore was and John Mrs. a...
at Mr. collar Sher- wore was and John Mrs. a Margaret Harter Attends Waring's Music Workshop Miss Margaret Harter, 122 S. East ave., a senior in the Music School of Northwestern university, university, Evanston, 111., attended Fred Waring's Music workshop at Shawnee-on-Delaware, Shawnee-on-Delaware, Pa. Four hundred men and women who direct college, high school, church, industrial and radio music music and who represent 40 states, Canada and China are attending the workshop this summer. They watch Fred Waring and. his Pennsylvanians Pennsylvanians broadcast six coast-to- coast radio shows a week and observe observe rehearsal techniques. They learn broadcasting and microphone techniques, choral techniques, and receive instruction in programming, programming, music reading and arranging. arranging. to provisional In order to mak'e this m u workshop possible, Fred Waring moved his entire organization -soloists, -soloists, orchestra, glee club, librarians librarians -- from New York City Shawnee, Pa., where he also owns beautiful Shawnee Inn and Country Country club. Fred Waring is successfully successfully bridging the gap between professional performers and music educators. educators. He is one of the few musicians utilizing the medium of radio for educational purposes.

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  2. 14 Jul 1947, Mon,
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