April: Memories of Les Paul

Lecture: Memories of Les Paul

On Thursday April 11, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.  Chris Lentz will share his memories of Les Paul, shared through photos and videos. Part of the Mahwah Museum Lecture Series, the lecture will take place at Mahwah Museum, 201 Franklin Turnpike Mahwah, NJ 07430.  Admission is $5, free for museum members.  Contact programs@mahwahmuseum.org for reservations or call 201-512-0099.  Refreshments will be served afterwards.

Chris Lentz was Les’s official photographer.  He will share with us rare and seldom seen photos and videos of Les and the Les Paul Trio, which he took over many years. Chris traveled with Les when he received various awards, and has pictures and stories that he will share about those events.  In addition to his own media, he has discovered interesting videos of Les on the internet which he will also share. Chris is on the staff of the Les Paul Foundation.

This lecture is hosted by the Mahwah Museum, located at 201 Franklin Turnpike Mahwah, NJ 07430.  The Museum is currently featuring the exhibits Kilmer: The Man Kilmer: The War Years, and WWI Part I and WWI Part II. Permanent exhibits are Les Paul in Mahwah and The Donald Cooper Model Railroad, which is open weekends 1-4 pm. The Museum is open weekends and Wednesdays from 1-4 pm.; admission $5 for non-members, members and children are free. Visit www.mahwahmuseum.org or call 201-512-0099 for information on events, membership and volunteering.