Music Memories


Regardless of the your era at South High School, I am certain that many of your fondest memories can be linked to music in some way; singing, performing, composing, or listening to the hits of the day.

Recently I had the privilege of meeting Ron Jockell (’57) via email. He shared a fascinating story about how he keeps in touch with his classmates.

Here is how Ron explained his approach. “For several years I sent stories I wrote to my classmates via the internet related to music that I remembered from the "good old days", and why I remembered it. How does it relate to a song? At the end of each story I provided a link to the music that I have referenced. I always