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

Alternate Tuesdays • 1:45 p.m.-3:45 p.m. • Mackey Auditorium

September 12, 26 • October 10, 24 • November 7, (21 break), 28 

This class series focuses on the development of music in the United States and the composers of our most popular American-born songs. The genres of music are vast within our country, and the evolution of music has many tales to be explored. This semester will begin examining the composers and music personalities of the Swing and Big Band Eras. The videos and lectures are designed for the lover of all types of music. Don’t miss this fun class. Specific class information will be provided through the weekly OLLI Events Open to the Public email newsletter.

Instructor/Coordinator : Ellie Monroe