Great American Songbook: The History of American Music (Open to the Public)


Alternate Tuesdays  •  Noon–2:00 pm  •  Mackey Auditorium   MusicStaffandFlag

January 17, 31 • February 14, 28 • March 14 • April 4

This class focuses on the development of music in the United States and the composers of our most popular songs. The genres of music are vast within our country, and the evolution of music has many tales to be explored. This semester will continue with examining the composers and music personalities of the 1930s. This era will include the musical genres of jazz, swing and the big bands. If you love all types of music, don’t miss this class. Specific class information will be provided through OLLI Events Open to the Public newsletter.

Instructor/Coordinator:  Ellie Monroe