GREATER OVERBROOK STRING BAND 2018 NYD PERFORMANCE DEDICATED TO FORMER MEMBER AL FUNARI

Greater Overbrook String Band dedicated its 2018 New Year’s Day performance to former member Albert Funari Jr. who was tragically killed in an automobile accident on February 19, 2017 .  Al enjoyed playing banjo and was a member of Greater Overbrook String Band for over 10 years. He is survived by …

Greater Overbrook String Band 2016 NYD performance dedicated to John Millaway

Greater Overbrook String Band dedicated its 2016 New Year’s Day performance to lifetime member John Millaway who passed away suddenly on December 8, 2015.  John was a member of Greater Overbrook String Band for 40 years. His dedication to the organization serving in many capacities throughout his lifetime as well as the …

Greater Overbrook Partners with Art Institute of Philadelphia

This year, Greater Overbrook String Band partnered with the Art Institute of Philadelphia for some exciting projects.   In the summer of 2015, nine students from the Department of Fashion Design submitted sketches for the “2016 GOSB Captain Suit Design Competition.”   The winning design was submitted by Brianna C.L. Bailey.  …