Jeff Williams is a security guard at the Rio Grande Depot. He boasts a heritage of musicians from Wales and thanks his father for being “instrumental” in keeping that love of music alive (good one, Jeff).
To hear a recording of Sousa’s band perform this piece in 1897, click here.
Utah Chamber Artists believes music plays an important role in everyone’s life. Whether it’s a symphony you attended, a song you heard on the radio, or something your mother sang to you when you were little, music leaves a mark on your memory and informs many aspects of your life you may not even realize.
Each month, Interludes will post a one minute story from people like you, recalling a memory where a song or moment stuck with them. We hope you will “prolong the song” by sharing your music memories and stories and creating opportunities for others to make their own.