Convention Room Shares

News + Blog Are you looking for a room-mate to share the expense of a hotel room? Provide your name to Carol Ginsburg at [email protected] and she will try to match you with other individuals who are also looking for a room-mate. Search for: Annual ConventionNo...
Ivers Mandolin Orchestra

Ivers Mandolin Orchestra

Mandolin Orchestras of the Past This picture was take in 1921, probably in Adams, Massachusetts, and shows my great-grandfather Joseph Ivers (center), great-grandmother Mary Ivers (center holding the Gibson F-4), and several other relatives including my grandfather,...
Toledo Mandolin Group

Toledo Mandolin Group

Mandolin Orchestras of the Past Photo taken on Vance Street in Toledo, OH, 1907 The mandolin player is Mr. Dobek, the uke player’s identity is unknown (Editor: I believe it’s actually a classical guitar.). Four of the others are my uncles on my mom’s...
Unidentified Group

Unidentified Group

Mandolin Orchestras of the Past This picture was given to Dave Betts by Antonina Nigrelli as a Christmas present (2008). Do you know anyone in this picture? (received 12/2008) Search for: Annual ConventionNo current events Upcoming EventsAtlanta Mandolin Orchestra in...
St. Mary’s Academy Mandolin Group

St. Mary’s Academy Mandolin Group

Mandolin Orchestras of the Past Guitars, mandolins and the occasional banjo were popular with music students at St. Mary’s Academy (Portland, OR) in 1893. (Photo from the online version of The Oregonian: Oregon Live. A big THANKS to Michael Tognetti for spotting...