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.

MARGARET MONTET

College Librarian; Published Writer of Non-Fiction

 

27 – $68

3 Thursdays, 4/20 to 5/4
7 to 9 p.m.
Room 104
Cheltenham High School