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Jazz: From Bessie to Bebop

Apr 05, 2023 to Apr 05, 2023 9:45 - 11am

Jazz: From Bessie to Bebop, Brazil and Beyond

Dates: Wednesdays 3/15-4/19
Time: 9:45a-11a
Age Group: Adults 18+

Program Location: Shanis Auditorium

Description:  Follow an unconventional history of jazz, from the early days to the present, focusing on the underlying musical, cultural, technological, and social influences, including the Great American Songbook of the early 1900s. No prior knowledge of jazz is necessary.

Instructor: A life long music lover, John Banger has been teaching jazz appreciation classes in the Delaware Valley area for the past 8 yrs+.

Registration: Online registration required. Space is limited.  Click here to register.


This free series is funded by the Friends of UDPL from public donations. Your continued support will fund future library programs like this one. Please consider donating (recommended $35 donation) at udfriends.org.


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