About Us

Bix Beiderbecke Museum & Archive

Honorary Chairs
George Avakian — Record producer and jazz historian
Hoagy Bix Carmichael
Dick Hyman — Pianist and composer
Dan Morgenstern — Director Emeritus of the Institute of Jazz Studies
Vince Giordano — Bandleader and jazz historian
David Sager — Archivist, Library of Congress National Jukebox

General Chairs
Howard Braren — Family member and retired fund raising consultant
Randy Sandke — Jazz musician and author

Board Members and Officers
Howard Braren — Rock Island, IL — President
Sue Fischer — Winchester, VA — Co-Vice President
Randy Sandke — Shohola, PA — Co-Vice President
Muriel Voss — Bettendorf, IA — Secretary, Co-Treasurer
Albert Van Tieghem — Sarasota, FL — Co-Treasurer
Gerri Bowers — Davenport, IA — Historian
Chris Barry— Wood-Ridge, NJ — Board Member
Elizabeth Beiderbecke-Hart — Springfield, IL — Board Member
Dan Hayes — Bettendorf, IA — Board Member 
Jim Petersen — Davenport, IA — Board Member 
Carol Schaefer — Davenport, IA — Board Member
Dr. Albert Haim — Setauket, NY — Advisor

For more information:


Bix Beiderbecke Museum
PO Box 3052, Davenport IA 52808

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