Podcast 36: History Speaks shares the story of noted Musician Charles Stoes and his Silver Cornet Band

In Episode 36 of History Speaks, Terry Diener shares the story of Charles Stoes who died in January of 1913, but for some fifty years, was the leader of a noted cornet band that was in demand throughout the state. Stoes shared his musical knowledge and talent with other bands across Pennsylvania.


Producer and Narrator: Terry Diener
Music: Excelsior Cornet Band: “We Are Coming Father Abraham”
Info: Brower’s 1881 History of Danville and Montour County
Montour American and Danville Intelligencer Newspapers