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Country Music Hall of Fame Extends Bill Anderson Exhibit

Delve into Anderson’s songs and songwriting process through archival materials and exclusive footage.

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum has extended its exhibition Bill Anderson: As Far as I Can See through Monday, Sept. 25. The exhibit opened in December 2021 and was originally scheduled to close this month.

“We’re pleased to extend Bill’s exhibit, which has been popular among visitors,” said Kyle Young, CEO of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. “Bill Anderson is one of America’s preeminent songwriters and most beloved entertainers. We’re excited that our guests will be able to enjoy his exhibit a little longer.”

A member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, Anderson has placed 80 records on the Billboard charts as a recording artist. His singles reached country’s Top Twenty more than 40 times.

About the Bill Anderson exhibit

The exhibit traces Anderson’s story from his youth in Georgia, where he excelled as a baseball pitcher and sportswriter while in high school and a disc jockey in college, through his contributions as one of the most decorated recording artists and songwriters in history.

Items featured in Bill Anderson: As Far as I Can See include:

  • historic photographs
  • treasured keepsakes
  • instruments
  • manuscripts and more!

Touchscreen interactives also give visitors the opportunity to delve into Anderson’s songs and songwriting process through archival materials, performance clips and exclusive interview footage where Anderson reveals the stories behind his songs.

Learn more about the exhibit and reserve tickets on the museum’s website.

 

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Michael Aldrich

Michael Aldrich is Nashville Parent's Managing Editor and a Middle Tennessee arts writer. He and his wife, Alison, are the proud parents of 4-year-old Ezra and baby Norah.