Museum Docents

Janice Goodman has shared the history of the music products industry with music lovers of all ages as a docent for NAMM’s Museum of Making Music in Carlsbad, California. Among the most rewarding tours she has provided are those for school age children who come to the museum by the busloads....
Bob Hale had a long and successful career as an engineer and was able to devote his retirement time to his passion for music as a docent at the Museum of Making Music in Carlsbad, CA. Bob soon became the museum expert on the electronic music displays and began training new volunteers on his vast...
Gladys Hayes taught choir in school for more than 25 years and was very active in vocal programs throughout her career and after her retirement. Gladys and her husband Morris retired to Carlsbad where both volunteered at the Museum of Making Music. Gladys has been very active in the museum store...
Jack Hill was introduced to music at a very young age as his uncle was a professional musician. Jack started taking guitar lessons at eight years old, which he paid for himself with the money he made from his paper route. He started playing with older musicians and got quite a few gigs early on. At...
Barbara Honig found out about the Museum of Making Music when she joined their New Horizons band - a band that offers learning new instruments and playing in a concert band setting to adults. After playing some percussion in the band, and then switching to the clarinet, Barbara found out about the...
Sue Jones had a warm way about her, which sets visitors at ease when they visited the Museum of Making Music in Carlsbad, CA. As a volunteer Sue was trained as a docent and has provided tours to all ages as well as serve as greeter at large museum events. She also played a vital role in the growth...
Judy Hauth loves being a docent for NAMM’s Museum of Making Music, a fact very clear on the faces of those who have been on one of her informative tours. Judy was also one of the pioneers of the museum’s Speaker Bureau program and was in charge of the second class of docent training. In addition,...
Bunny Kacher began volunteering at the Museum of Making Music in 2002 as part of the second docent training class (the museum opened in 2000). Her love of music is easy to detect when taking one of her tours at the museum and, in fact, that love of music goes back to her days as a radio actress....
Ruth Kadison enjoys her role as a Museum of Making Music volunteer, and has applied many of her talents and skills to the organization over the years.  Her love of music goes back to her grandfather who printed sheet music in New York City during the golden era of Tin Pan Alley and the big boom of...
Cliff Lange has been a dedicated volunteer for the Museum of Making Music since his retirement from the Carlsbad Library.  His long and interesting background in library science has served the museum well as has Cliff’s personal love of music and the arts.  Cliff has been a supporter of the arts...

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