High Noon Talk: Texas Jailhouse Music


May 3, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Influential Texas musicians come from unlikely sources.

Program Details

Held on the first Wednesday of every month, High Noon Talks highlight interesting and often untold topics through this casual lunch-time lecture.

Inside the Texas State Prison is a surprising story of ingenuity, optimism and musical creativity. Join author Caroline Gnagy for the story of Texas convict bands, informed by prison records, radio show transcripts and the words and music of the inmates themselves.

Support for the Bullock Museum's exhibitions and education programs provided by the Texas State History Museum Foundation.