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Thursday, December 3, 2009, Schneider Museum - Celebrate Jack Schuman's birthday with more live music, this time featuring Pat O'Scannell, Dave Rogers, and Tessa Brinckman.  Visit sou.edu/sma/ for more information.

Thursday, November 5, 2009, Schneider Museum - The celebration of Marmonie Universelle continues with another evening of music featuring Charnga, ASHFOBADA, Olor Soderbac, and Kevin Carr. Visit sou.edu/sma/ for more information.

Thursday, October 22, 2009, Bloomsbury Books of Ashland will feature Jack Schuman as its guest author. Jack will talk about his book, Private Worlds, which is a collection of his photography. The discussion will include a performance of a few instruments from the Collection. The program begins at 7:00pm. Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St, Ashland - 541-488-0029

Thursday, October 1, 2009, Schneider Museium - Join us for Marmonie Universelle, featuring instruments of the Schuman Collection of Musical Instruments. The opening night will include live music from LeFamille Leger, Who's Hu, and Stephen Berman. Visit sou.edu/sma/ for more information.

April 17, 2009, Estudiantina will perform a concert at Ashland High School incorporating the Collection's Alvarez-Yairi guitar, which was hand-made by Kazou Yairi at Kani, Gifu in Japan. The concert is part of a week-long celebration with our sister city Guanajuato.  For more information visit sou.edu/guanajuato/events

August 17, 2008, David Rogers & Matt Dorris: an afternoon of classical and eclectic guitar solos and duets. Two guitars from the Schuman Collection will be featured. More info [PDF] 

June 5 - 7, 2008, Berkeley Festival & Exhibition, Berkeley, CA: Meet Jack Schuman and Honorary Conservator Stephen Bacon, and enjoy pieces from the Collection. For more information on the event, click here.

May 21, 2008, Ashland, Oregon: Meet Vicki Purslow and surprise guests in "An Introduction to the Schuman Collection of Instruments." This event is sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute and will be held at Southern Oregon University in Campbell Center Room A. The presentation runs from 1 pm - 3 pm and is free of charge. For more information, call 541-552-6048.

May 12, 2008, Medford, Oregon: Meet Vicki Purslow and surprise guests in "An Introduction to the Schuman Collection of Instruments." This event is sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute and will be held at Rogue Valley Manor's Skyline Plaza in Medford, Oregon. The presentation runs from 10 am - noon and is free of charge. For more information, call 541-552-6048.

April 25, 2008, Ashland, Oregon: Join Stephen Bacon for a lecture and demonstration of instruments from the Collection. The event takes place at Southern Oregon University. For more information, call 541-552-6260.

September 29, 2007, Ashland, Oregon: Une Soiree Musique de Francaise brings the Terra Nova Consort, Bees in a Box, and the Jefferson Baroque Orchestra to Southern Oregon University for an evening concert. Musicians will be performing on 17th, 18th, and early 19th century instruments from the Schuman Collection. Click here for a PDF of the flyer for this event.