Vermont’s Musical Ladies

Vermont’s Musical Ladies

Vermont’s Musical Ladies

Linda Radtke explores how women contributed to musical traditions in the Green Mountain State.

Linda Radtke explores how women contributed to musical traditions in the Green Mountain State.

Celebrate spring on Tuesday, May 1, at the Pawlet Town Hall, 122 School Street, when the Vermont Humanities Council and the Pawlett Historical Society will present ‘Vermont’s Musical Ladies,’ featuring singer and researcher Linda Radtke, who will be joined by pianist Arthur Zorn. Starting at 7 p.m., they will be exploring the contributions of Vermont women to the traditions of parlor songs, women’s club music contests and social reform efforts. Oceana Judah, Diane Martin, Edwina Flint and Helen Hartness Flanders represent the richness and invention of the female composers included in the sheet music collection of the Vermont Historical Society. This event is free, open to the public and accessible to those with disabilities. There will be refreshments. For more information, contact Stephen Williams at voorburg00@comcast.net or 802-645-9529.

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