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Thursday, April 20, 2017

New Instruments on Display at American Banjo Museum

The American Banjo Museum is spotlighting two unique instruments among its impressive collection of banjos. These two very special banjos are on loan to the museum and represent masterwork designs from Nechville Banjos of Bloomington, Minnesota and Bishline Banjos located in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  Read More

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

New Roy Clark Exhibit Officially Opened by the Legend Himself

Fans and supporters from across the country gathered at the American Banjo Museum on April 6th to meet the man himself, Roy Clark, during the opening of the museum’s newest exhibit, “America’s Super Picker: Roy Clark.” Clark graciously took photos with everyone in attendance, shaking hands Read More

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

America's Super Picker Roy Clark

Taking the best from an impoverished childhood and developing innate talent into international superstardom, the life and career of the man known as America’s Super Picker, Roy Clark is celebrated in a new exhibit at the American Banjo Museum. Born with music in his heart in Meherrin, Virgi Read More

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Family visits the American Banjo Museum

A family of six recently visited the American Banjo Museum. Click here to read what the Thompson's had to say. (https://thomps-family.blogspot.com/2017/03/american-banjo-museum.html?showComment=1489696001596#c6705484911320069784)  Read More

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


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