Sunday, October 22, 2017
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CMI is grounded upon primary research enlightened by interdisciplinary scholarship, disseminated through scholarly writing, authentic performances, and sound recordings made to the highest standards.
  Founded in 1999 we are now in our 18th year of promoting and encouraging the understanding of early American history through music. 

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David & Ginger Hildebrand are the public faces of THE COLONIAL MUSIC INSTITUTE (CMI), an on-line compendium of research resources, publications, and other educational materials in the fields of early American music and dance.

MM cover - now available from Johns Hopkins University Press, David's book:


Among other upcoming book talks is an especially fun gathering at Mount Vernon Oct. 19

 on WBAL-TV, Baltimore David and Elizabeth's interview about "Musical Maryland" aired 6:45 am Thursday, Sept. 14.  Here is a link to that brief broadcast interview, plus some more extended content on the station's website.