The Musicals You Forgot to Remember
Tuesdays, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., Free
Pete Stair will continue his popular program of playing the films and leading the discussion afterward.
December 12 – Scrooge – Finney
January 9 – On the Town – Kelly/Sinatra
February 13 – Singin’ in the Rain – Kelly/Reynolds
Ukulele Lessons – Players
10 Wednesdays, December 6-13 and January 10 – February 28, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., $80
Uncle Zac, the “uke guy”, a local ukulele performer and teacher who has played the uke for 50 years, will teach you variety of chords, techniques and songs. This class is for those who have some experience with a ukulele. He will rent you a uke for the semester for $10 if you don’t have one.
♣ The 23 Greatest Solo Piano Works
12 Thursdays, December 7-21 and January 4 – March 1, 1:45 p.m., Free
Great Courses favorite Professor Robert Greenberg of San Francisco Performances returns with an in-depth exploration of the solo piano works he considers to be among the most exceptional landmarks in the literature. The 23 works you will hear represent the selections of an internationally respected composer and music historian, carefully chosen to highlight the most significant compositional and pianistic achievements in the solo piano repertoire.
♣ These programs are high-quality video lectures from the Teaching Company, BBC, PBS and other venues shown on a big screen.