Creative Aging Studio Course: History of American Music

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Creative Aging Studio Course: History of American Music

Join this FREE class for learners 65+ for a fun exploration of the history of American music with an emphasis on blues, jazz, and Memphis!

By Creative Aging Memphis

When and where

Date and time

Wednesday, April 26 · 11am - 12pm CDT


Frayser Library - Memphis Public Libraries 3712 Argonne Street Memphis, TN 38127

About this event

  • 1 hour
  • Mobile eTicket

This entertaining and informative course will be led by local musician and musical expert, Christian Stanfield of the Side Street Steppers. Christian is an enthusiastic and high-energy educator who is sure to fascinate you with his knowledge of music history. This course will cover a brief overview of the evolution of American music with a focus on Memphis music.

This four-week course is meets on Wednesdays from 11am-12pm on 4.26, 5.3, 5.10, 5.17.

A History of American Music is offered by Creative Aging in partnership with Memphis Public Libraries and is supported by ArtsMemphis.

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About the organizer

Creative Aging is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting vital aging through the arts. Creative Aging hires local professional artists and musicians to present high quality performances and workshops for older adults at places they live and gather.