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When: Saturday, May 4th 2019 @ 2pm-3pm

Where: Waukesha County Historical Society & Museum
101 W. Main Street

Cost: Free

20190504 2:00pm 20190504 2:00pm America/Chicago Author Meet and Greet: Kim Tomsic, “Guitar Genius” https://www.downtownwaukesha.com/events/author-meet-and-greet-kim-tomsic-8220guitar-genius8221-2019-05-04/ Waukesha County Historical Society & Museum 101 W. Main Street

Kim Tomsic will be joining us to speak about her new book “Guitar Genius: How Les Paul Engineered the Solid-Body Electric Guitar and Rocked the World.” “Guitar Genius” is the story of how Les Paul created the world’s first solid- body electric guitar, countless other inventions that changed modern music, and one truly epic career in rock and roll. How do you make a microphone? An electric guitar? How do you become a legendary inventor? A few tools, a lot of curiosity, and an endless faith in what is possible. Featuring richly detailed, dynamic illustrations by Brett Helquist, this unforgettable biography will resonate with inventive readers young and old.

 

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