1963-2013. The SPAH (Society for Preservation and Advancement of the Harmonica), USA, will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its creation during its annual convention to be held in St. Louis, Missouri, August 13 to 17.
This event will take place in the "Renaissance Saint Louis Airport" hotel, 9801 Natural Bridge Road, St. Louis, MO 63134 USA.
Every year, people coming from everywhere are meeting there at this Uncle Sam "Rendez-vous". As usual, concerts, seminars, workshops, open stages, tourism, will be proposed to you.
The poster of the convention is announcing a plethora of great players. Featuring: Charlie Mc Coy, Robert Bonfiglio, Peter Madcat Ruth, Jens Bunge, Filip Jers, etc. As well as seminars and workshops with: James Conway, Stan Harper, Brenda Power, Buddy Greene, Sandy Wetman, Jon Gindick and the dynamic duo Judy Simpson-Al Smith.
Not to forget the delicate attention reserved to the "weaker sex": "The Ladies' Breakfast", so dear to the regretted Pete Pedersen, its creator.
A visitor package for all these convention events, banquet dinner included, will cost 175$ for SPAH members, and 225$ for others. For information and reservation please contact : http://www.spah.org
before July 30th.
Courtesy accommodation at the Renaissance St. Louis hotel are available at 95$ per night.
Contact Elizabeth Atkinson :
ALL FRENCH HARMONICA PLAYERS ARE WHISHING A GREAT SUCCESS TO THE 2013 SPAH CONVENTION