The National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors Inc. exists to Educate the World in the Art and Science of Timekeeping. In that role, the NAWCC strives to be the Premier Educator in Timekeeping and the Preservation of Timepieces.
NAWCC Watch & Clock Podcast Episode 4: The Engle Clock
In this episode, we discuss the Engle Clock, its fascinating history, and Stephen Engle, the little-known genius who created it. We talk with Bill Zell, Museum docent and Engle Clock historian, and Tom Bartels, former Executive Director of the NAWCC, who was responsible for the clock's acquisition and restoration at the National Watch & Clock Museum.
NAWCC Watch and Clock Podcast Episode 3
With special guest and NAWCC Symposium Chair, Bob Frishman, we discuss horology during the 18th Century Colonial Era of the United States and the story of the talented British spy, John André, and how his golden pocket watch betrayed his attempt to thwart the American Revolution.
NAWCC Watch and Clock Podcast Episode 2
In this episode, we cover updates from California Chapters and interview Ju Ping Song, founder of the NakedEye Ensemble. On June 9th, 2018, Song led the premiere of Time's Illusion, Stories in Sound, a collaborative commissioned concert in partnership with The National Watch and Clock Museum, New Music USA, and Rivertownes, PA USA. The performance was held at the National Watch & Clock Museum consisting of six composed pieces of music, each written by a different artist, using recorded live sounds from the timepieces in the museum, electro-acoustic instruments, video, text, and narration.
NAWCC Watch and Clock Podcast Episode 1
In this episode we cover, updates from Texas NAWCC Chapters, upcoming events within the organization and a feature interview with Bob Frishman, Chair of The NAWCC Ward Francillon Time Symposium.
This podcast is great for anyone interested in clocks, horology, time, or watches. I like the interview, and the fun, clock-ticking transitions. Members of the organization and others can find something valuable from the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors and this podcast.