1960s Popular Music, Poetry and Activism
The 1960s brought new purpose to popular music, shifting it from mere entertainment to music with both artistry and an agenda. Join us as we study the great songwriters of this era, including Joni Mitchell, Nina Simone, Leonard Cohen, Carole King, Pete Seeger, and many others who brought both poetry and their conscience to their songs.
Schedule: Wednesdays 10:30-11:30 a.m.
9/18: Leonard Cohen and Bob Dylan
9/25: Joni Mitchell
10/2: Nina Simone
10/9: Carole King
10/16: Pete Seeger
10/23: Joan Baez
Tuition: $25/class, or all 6 classes for $132
MacPhail Music for Life™ offers music classes and lessons for adults 55+ that are individualized to meet your goals and are taught by teachers experienced in working with older adults! Whether you are a beginner trying music for the first time or an experienced musician who wants to learn more, our offerings are tailored to meet your goals, musical preference, phase of life and lifestyle!