Interview with Ron Demkee, July 26, 2018

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Title

Interview with Ron Demkee, July 26, 2018

Subject

Allentown Band
Bands (Music)

Description

Ron Demkee discusses his early life with music and playing the tuba, K-12 education, career as a music teacher, and joining and becoming the director of the Allentown Band. Ron also discusses the youth outreach programs, as well as the evolution of the Band's members, programming, and audiences over time.

Date

2018-07-26

Rights

Copyright for this oral history recording is held by the interview subject. This oral history is made available with a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC 4.0).

The public can access and share the interview for educational, research, and other noncommercial purposes as long as they identify the original source.

This oral history recording was supported by a grant from the Lehigh Valley Engaged Humanities Consortium (LVEHC).

Format

video

Identifier

AB-01

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Ranieri, Kate
Dalton, Tony

Interviewee

Ronald Demkee

Duration

27:49

Interview Keyword

Tuba
Side-by-Side
Youth Outreach
West Park
Carnegie Hall

Files

Demkee_Ron_Still.png


Citation

“Interview with Ron Demkee, July 26, 2018,” Muhlenberg College Oral History Repository, accessed October 25, 2020, http://trexlerworks.muhlenberg.edu/mc_oralhistory/items/show/13.