Jazz and Swing from A to Z with Dr. Thom David Mason
Palos Verdes Library District presents Jazz and Swing from A to Z with
Dr. Thom David Mason
When: Tuesdays, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, and 10 at 1PM
Where: Peninsula Center Library Community Room
This multi-media presentation is filled with musical examples, rare photos, film clips, humorous stories, and live demonstrations that stimulate, educate and entertain. Join us for entirely new lectures on Count Basie and Friends; Women Who Play Jazz and Swing; Blues Stars of Jazz and Swing; Jazz and Swing in the 50s and 60s; Jazz and Swing in the 70s and 80s; Jazz and Swing from the 90s to the Present. This 6-week course will be taught by Dr. Thom David Mason, retired Professor of Jazz Studies at the Department at the Thornton School of Music, University of Southern California.
Sponsored by Palos Verdes Library District and the USC Emeriti Center College, these classes are free and open to the public.
No registration is required. Seating is limited so please arrive early.
Questions? Please contact Mary Kocman at email@example.com or 310-921-7519
The Palos Verdes Library District is a nationally recognized, award-winning library system serving all four cities on the beautiful Palos Verdes Peninsula. We collaborate with our community to create environments for learning and inspiration, and to share the unique history of the Peninsula. PVLD is an independent special district governed by a publicly elected Board of Trustees.
by Judy Rae