PRESENTATIONS with PERFORMED ELEMENTS
FOUR STORIES of the CIVIL WAR
This one person narrated musical program draws from diaries, letters and period accounts to relate how individuals responded to the calamity of war.
45 minutes. 

 

 

 

 

Fee: $ 350 per presentation, plus travel

TONIGHT AT THE OPERA HOUSE
In the mid 19th century citizens of the Great Lake Sates rushed to their opera houses to see and hear the touring artists of the day. Performed pieces illustrate how popular American music changed between the 1840s and 1900.

Fee: $ 350 per presentation, plus travel
Musical samples from the Old Opera House...
Note: you must have an MP3 Player installed in order to hear the musical samples on our pages. 
Click on the song title: Home Sweet Home
The Title song from the CD... Peas on the Butterknife

STRING NOISE The GUITAR in AMERICA from 1833 to 1970 
This one person presentation combines narrative, historic images and recordings with performance on vintage instruments.

Fee: $350 per presentation, plus travel

Forgotten Wisdom
85455 Happy Hollow Road
Bayfield, Wisconsin 54814
bruce@forgottenwisdom.com