The Andrews Family Opera Company

Author: 
Shirley Grundmeier
Issue Date: 
Spring 2004

Members of the Andrews family began their professional musical careers in 1876 as the Andrews Swiss Bell Ringers and in 1884 became the Andrews Family Opera Company, The Opera Company continued performing until 1901. Their travels took them from Philadelphia to Albequerque. After the grou pdisbanded, some of the family continued their individual professional careers into the 1930s and 40s.

Key Word Search Terms: 
Andrews, Hutchinsons, Poling, Deters, Shoemaker, Johnson, Jones, Manderfel, Ferguson, Neubert, Strohman, Lloyd, Parker, DuBois,
Decade: 
2000-2009