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GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World
A Brief History Of The World's Most Popular Instrument

 An Evening with H.P. Newquist and a Special Preview of Our Spring Traveling Exhibit, GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World

7:00 PM | Thursday, February 8

In this Celebrity Lecture, H.P. Newquist will delve into the history of the world's most popular instrument: the guitar. Following his presentation, guests will be invited to preview our spring traveling exhibit GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World which opens to the public on February 10.

H.P. Newquist is an award-winning author, documentary director, broadcast producer and the former Editor-in-Chief of GUITAR Magazine. He is the founder of The National GUITAR Museum and serves as its executive director. Newquist has written more than two dozen books, and has given presentations around the world about topics ranging from artificial intelligence to the origins of the guitar.

Lecture | 7:00 - 7:45 PM 
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History's Omni Theater

GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World Preview | 8:00 - 8:45 PM
Havener Special Exhibit Gallery 


General Admission Reservations | FREE

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This event is free, but space is limited and RSVPs are required.


Meet & Greet with H.P. Newquist and Preferred Lecture Seating | $15

5:30 - 6:15 PM
Come early to the Celebrity Lecture, GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World; A Brief History Of The World's Most Popular Instrument, to meet our presenter, H.P. Newquist. During the Meet & Greet, guests are invited to tour our spring traveling exhibit, Guitar: The Instrument That rocked The World and speak with H.P. Newquist about the exhibit which he curated. Light refreshments will be provided. Attendees of the Meet & Greet will also receive preferred lecture seating. The Meet & Greet will be held in the GUITAR exhibit. This ticket will double as your ticket to the Celebrity Lecture in the Omni Theater at 7 PM, no additional reservation is required.

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Please contact acanipe@fwmsh.org with any questions.

"GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World” is a Touring Exhibition of The National GUITAR Museum.



 

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