Carrie Cartee Piano

Paul Schiller (Restorer) at the Carrie Cartee piano. Photo taken from the Idaho Statesman Article about the same.

Dr. Svetlana Maddox
Dr. Svetlana MaddoxConcert Pianist
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Night at the Museum

Explore the musical era of Carrie Cartee, a pioneering Idaho woman who brought one of the first Weber grand pianos to the Idaho Territory. The performance begins with young piano students playing the music of the era from Carrie Cartee’s early life and concludes with Dr. Svetlana Maddox playing Beethoven’s Waldstein Sonata, Op 53 on Carrie Cartee’s Weber Grand Piano. Dr. Svetlana Maddox is an internationally renowned classical concert pianist living in the Treasure Valley.

Performances are free but space is limited.  Tickets will be available through the Idaho State Museum ticketing site on or after 15 April.  A link to the site will be added to this page at a later date.


Kim Krutz


Idaho State Museum
610 Julia Davis Park, Boise, ID 83702


Thursday – May 7, 2020
5:30pm and  7:00pm