Virginia Waring

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Virginia Waring began her musical career as a concert pianist. In fact, it was while performing a duet piano performance on the Fred Waring Radio Program that she first met her future husband. Fred Waring had a remarkable music career that covered radio, television, recordings, and music publishing. Virginia played a key role in the print company, Shawnee Press as president before selling the business after her husband’s death. Her NAMM Oral History interview was completed on February 1, 2006. 

Interview Date:
February 1, 2006
Date of Birth:
October 18, 1915
Deceased Date:
June 2, 2013
Job Title:
Past President
Shawnee Press