Interview with Beth McElroy, October 19, 2018

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Title

Interview with Beth McElroy, October 19, 2018

Subject

Bands (Music)
Allentown Band

Description

Beth McElroy discusses how she became interested in music, her school and professional career as a musician, her involvement with the Allentown Band as a percussionist, how music affected the trajectory of her life, her advice to beginning musicians, and music as a vocation versus an avocation.

Date

2018-10-19

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-06

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Hnatuk, Haley
Ranieri, Kate

Interviewee

Beth McElroy

Duration

13:06

Interview Keyword

percussion
mallet percussion
music education
Side-by-Side concerts
youth outreach

Files

McElroy_Beth_still.png


Citation

“Interview with Beth McElroy, October 19, 2018,” Muhlenberg College Oral History Repository, accessed October 25, 2020, http://trexlerworks.muhlenberg.edu/mc_oralhistory/items/show/18.