Since 1872, the Christian Brothers High School Band has been making Memphis music history. Band of Brothers chronicles the band’s achievements and testifies to its enduring success. CBHS Band c. 1890s Courtesy of CBHS Band Archive
Explore America’s evolution through the lens of its most popular instrument—an instrument that has been part of our cultural heritage since the country’s founding. The guitar has been a symbol for everything from generational differences and racial divide on to politics, consumer marketing, and fashionable relevance.
Grind City Picks: The Music That Made Memphis invites you to learn about the evolution of notable music genres in Memphis through an impressive display of instruments from famous artists, band merchandise, and photographs.