The Amazing Alphorn — Its History and Music
Jul 08200 West Mountain Ave., Fort Collins, CO
The Amazing Alphorn – Its History and Music will be presented from 1:30-3 pm Saturday, July 8, at the Global Village Museum of Arts and Cultures. Dennis Edwards, a Fort Collins resident who lived in Germany for 30 years, will chronicle the history of the instrument as well as play excerpts from Swiss and German composers. Admission to the program is $5 per person, and reservations are available at globalvillagemuseum.org. The presentation is in conjunction with Deutschland Through Students’ Eyes in the Museum’s Main Gallery. The exhibit, which runs through July 22, is curated by German language students at Fort Collins High School. The Global Village Museum is located at 200 West Mountain Avenue, and Museum hours are 11 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Saturday. For more information, visit globalvillagemuseum.org or call 970-221-4600.