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"Mechanical Music & Marvels" 

October 22-24, 2015 in Houston, TX

Covering the history and development of clockwork operated devices. Topics will include historical information, musical clocks, automotons, disc & cylinder music boxes, bird boxes & whistlers, Black Forest clocks, musical clock movements played on bells, early spring operated phonographs & gramophones, and music composed for these devices. Additionally, a panel discussion concerning what to look for and avoid purchasing a musical mechanism will be held. As a bonus, the Symposium will include tours of two large private collections.

Hotel Information: Houston Marriot Westchase, 2900 Briarpark Drive, Houston, TX  77042 (713)-978-7400

Special NAWCC Rate of $ 99 per night plus applicable taxes. Call hotel directly for NAWCC rate.

General Questions: Sandy Cranfill, Chair (504) 888-9909 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Registration: Pat Holloway, 1105 Lafayette Lane, Pflugerville, TX 78660

See advertisements in Mart or www.nawcc.org for further information

Registration information is available below.





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