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*Ben Medler graduated from Andover High School, where he was a member of the jazz band, in 1991
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Two black Andover residents Charles Brown and Robert Rollings, were members of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, the regiment depicted in the movie ''Glory''.
  
*He studied at Berklee College of Music for 2 years and attended jazz workshops in Portland, Oregon, where he met his wife, Michelle.
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*Two Locals Were in lst Black Infantry Unit. ''Andover Townsman'' 2/1/1990, p.10,11.
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*He taught jazz at Wilson High School in Portland for 7 years.
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*In 2001 he started the Portland Youth Jazz Orchestra.
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*In 2006 he released his first CD ''Azure'' with the Ben Medlar Trio. He also plays bass in the CD ''Balance'' by the Michelle Medlar Quartet.
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During the Civil War two Andover residents were members of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry: Charles Brown and Robert Rollings.   
  
 
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*[http://www.medlerstudios.com/MSBenMedlerTrioPage.htm Ben Medlar Trio]
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*[http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rdetail.xml?r=226916&t=brave%20black%20regiment&tp=title&l=5&d=0&f=at&hc=8&rt=title History of the Fifty-Fourth Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, 1863-1865] 1894.(2nd ed.) by Luis F. Emilio. Andover Room R 973.74 Emi
 
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*[http://www.myspace.com/tromboneencounters Ben Medler-Trombone Encounters]
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*For the Medlars, It's All About Finding a Balance Between Improvisation and Rest.(photos) ''Andover Townsman'' 4/13/2006, p.15.
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*"Two Locals were in 1st Black Infantry Unit.." ''Andover Townsman'' February 1, 1990, P.10, 11.
 
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Two black Andover residents Charles Brown and Robert Rollings, were members of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, the regiment depicted in the movie Glory.

  • Two Locals Were in lst Black Infantry Unit. Andover Townsman 2/1/1990, p.10,11.


--Leslie 09:48, July 5, 2012 (EDT)

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During the Civil War two Andover residents were members of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry: Charles Brown and Robert Rollings.

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  • "Two Locals were in 1st Black Infantry Unit.." Andover Townsman February 1, 1990, P.10, 11.