Coralie Flaskett: a snapshot of the role of women in Tacoma’s musical history

It is my pleasure to share a paper by my colleague, Dr. Michael Berry, in which he explores the life and musical career of Coralie Flaskett,¬†a prominent piano performer and teacher who lived in Tacoma from 1890 until 1978.¬†This paper originated as a talk given at the Washington State Historical Society on February 20, 2014,... Continue Reading →


Tacoma Theatre

For long-time Tacomans of a certain age, it was a movie theater known as the Music Box, but for the first few decades of its life, it was a stage venue, playing host to a wide range of musical guests. The grand brick structure at the corner of 9th and Broadway, between the Pantages and... Continue Reading →

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