WIMAPS December 2013 Report

08 DecSunday2013

event-image Wisconsin Illinois Musical Antique Phonograph Society Report By Joan Rolfs Our December meeting was held on a very snowy day at Paragon Video and Stereo which was founded by Steve and Mary Puntillo in 1988 (Steve has owned Hi-Fi stores since 1973). They built Paragon out of a passion for offering quality audio and… Read more »

Oregon Territory Antique Phonograph Society Report

11 JulThursday2013

The Summer OTAPS event was at the home of the Larry Hawes family in Kirkland, Washington near Seattle and overlooking beautiful Lake Washington. There were about 40 OTAPS members and friends attending. Larry’s and his son Ben’s collections are mostly contained in their new museum just below their lovely home. Several collector cars, Ben’s boxing… Read more »

Wisconsin Illinois Musical Antique Phonograph Society Report

15 SepSunday2013

The September 15, 2013 meeting was a meeting honoring Les Paul. His original name was Lester Willam Polsfuss. He was born on June 9, 1915, in Waukesha, WI. His childhood piano teacher wrote to his mother, “Your boy, Lester, will never learn music.” By the time he was a teenager, Lester was playing with country… Read more »

Carolina Antique Music and Phonograph Show

28 FebFriday2014
Metrolina Tradeshow Expo, 7100 Statesville Road, Charlotte, NC
North Carolina, USA

The Carolina Antique Music & Phonograph Society annual show brings together the general public and collectors to learn and experience the history and interesting beginnings of early mechanical music through live demonstrations and informative presentations.

30th Annual Antique Phonograph, Music Box, Mechanical Music, Coin-Op, Antique Radio and Record Show and Sale

09 AugSaturday2014
California, USA
UFCW Hall, 8530 Stanton Avenue, Buena Park
August 9th and 10th 10:15 AM

Evening Banquet for approximately 100 – 125 people, with full Banquet Program (including featured speakers John Levin and Tim Fabrizio). Two-day show with 60 – 75 vendor tables offering phonographs, gramophones, music boxes, records, radios, jukeboxes and much more. Banquet: $35.00 (adults); $25.00 (children under 12) Banquet Double Program: John Levin presents “The Phonograph Reinvented:… Read more »