Music Legends and Lesser-Known Musicians
Music has always been a part of everyday life in St. Charles Parish. From within the home to within the community and beyond, the ability to play a musical instrument or perform with a singing group has received high praise.
For some, musical ability reached its peak in a school band.
For others, talent was shared with the community at such local venues as the Hahnville Concert Hall in the 1870s.
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This text is copyright © material by Marilyn Richoux, Joan Becnel and Suzanne Friloux, from St. Charles Parish, Louisiana: A Pictorial History, 2010.