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  • Henri Selmer, Founder of H. Selmer-Paris

    Henri Selmer, Founder of H. Selmer-Paris

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    [elementor-template id=”3378″] Henri Selmer, Founder of H. Selmer-Paris Henri Selmer graduated from the Conservatoire de Paris, in 1885. After a successful but brief career in the Orchestre de Paris as a clarinet performer he deserted playing to do full-time research meant to improve his instrument. He began by making reeds and mouthpieces. Henri. Selmer at…

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Duane Stabler

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One of America’s best known entertainment personalities was the son of a North Dakota farmer. In a time of innocence and naiveté, but also when guile and deceit were not unknown, Lawrence Welk showed his contemporaries how the American Dream was supposed to work. Hard work pays; so does decency and honesty. Duane Stabler tells us how a musician became a showman.

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