Dr. Gary Pedersen on Victory Vertical Project with Judy Wagley

Feb 12, 2020

During the 1940’s, the renowned piano company Steinway and Sons contributed to the war effort bylaunching the “Victory Vertical Project.” Steinway’s specially designed “G.I. pianos” provided morale-boosting entertainment for the troops fighting overseas in World War 2. Dr. Gary Pedersen, professor of piano at Eastern Michigan University, presented the story and music recently at theCentral Michigan University School of Music. 

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