Third Thursday at the Museum


Third Thursday at the Museum 

Attend a free lecture on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m.

This series covers the history and impact of Tempe-based music in conjunction with the Tempe Sound exhibit which runs through Oct, 2015.

Thursday, April 16 at 7 pm:

Timothy Russell: Trade Secrets of Conducting an Orchestra  

The Tempe History Museum hosts a free evening lecture series every Third Thursday in the fall and spring. This season’s theme focuses on the Tempe music scene.  Join the museum for a free cup of coffee and learn about the history and the impact of Tempe-based music. On April 16, Timothy Russell from ASU’s School of Music will discuss and illustrate the mindful trade secrets of conducting orchestras.


  3rd series flyer


May 21: View some of a documentary film that chronicles the life and career of Arizona musician and bandleader Rafael “Chapito” Chavarria.