Avalon Ballroom


Title
Avalon Ballroom
Creator:
Borzym, Jim, interviewee; LaForte, Jack, interviewee; Palmer, Chuck, interviewee; Kiefer, Richard, interviewer;
Date Recorded:
April 4, 2012
Date digitized:
April 2, 2012
Length of interview:
24 minutes, 2 seconds
Description:

Richard Kiefer of radio station KGNU visits the Avalon Ballroom in Boulder, Colorado, where he talks with acoustics engineer and dance instructor Jim Borzym as well as dance participants, volunteers, Jack LaForte of the Hot Tomatoes band, and building owner Chuck Palmer about the history of the Avalon Ballroom as a place for community dances, dance lessons, socializing, and the general enjoyment of music and dance.

Subject:
Borzym, Jim, Palmer, Helena, Rise, Suzie.
LaForte, Jack, Palmer, Chuck.
Dance halls, Colorado, Boulder.
Dance bands, Colorado, Boulder.
Dance, study and teaching.
Language:
English
Original Format:
digital audio
Notes:
This interview is one of a series that were recorded for radio station KGNU’s program “A Public Affair.”
Local call number:
oh1904
Copyright:
Copyright restrictions applying to the use or reproduction of oral history interviews are available from the Carnegie Branch Library for Local History/Boulder Public Library.
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