American Music from the Revolution to the Precursors of Jazz
Gain a new perspective on American history by listening to and learning about American popular, sacred and serious art music from the Colonial Era through the 1920’s. Special attention will be paid to the influence of war music from the early military bands of the Revolutionary War, through popular songs of the Civil War and precursors of jazz from World War I.
College Librarian; Published Writer of Non-Fiction
27 – $68
3 Thursdays, 4/20 to 5/4
7 to 9 p.m.
Cheltenham High School