The Western Conservatory of Music of Rolla, Kansas City and Chicago: A Glimpse of Late 19th Century Music Education

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

In Person at Missouri Science and Technology 

Curtis Laws Wilson Library

400 W. 14th St., Rolla

This program will also be virtual, live on Zoom. Registration is required.

Learn about the history of the Western Conservatory of Music, originally established in Rolla in 1882. Later, the music school would move briefly to Carthage, then Kansas City, and finally to Chicago. Dr. David Samson, Missouri S&T assistant professor of music, will cover the history of the conservatory. This event is free and cosponsored by the State Historical Society of Missouri and Missouri S&T Archives. 

To join us virtually, please register at the link, below.