Music  

 

 

MUSIC FOR SHARING (4th Monday Monthly)  

 

Starts:             Monday 28th January to 25th November 2019

Time:               2.00pm - 4.00pm

                       

Organiser:      Jean Mur  8339 4193; 0427 417 005
Presenter:       Richard Knott  

 

Venue:             Private home at Mt George.

Join our group on the fourth Monday of each month to listen to your selection of music or

the choice of others.

 

BYO CDs or tape recordings and introduce your own music (from classical to rock).

 

SINGING FOR ENJOYMENT  (Weekly continuing)

 

Starts:             Wednesday 6th February - 4th December 2018

Time:               1.30pm - 3.00pm

Presenter:       Marjorie Tillyer.  Ph: 8391 3671

Venue:             Littlehampton Uniting Church.   

 

Come and join a friendly group who enjoy singing and sharing it with residents in local residential care facilities.  We welcome all and especially a few more men!


MOZART – HIS LIFE AND MUSIC

 

Organiser: Gillian Knott – 8370 8834

 

Venue: The Oak, Bridgewater

 

Day: Thursday 28th November

Time: 2.00pm – 4.00pm

 

Internationally renowned conductor, Nicholas Braithwaite, will give a talk on the life and work of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the Austrian born composer and musician who profoundly shaped classical music.

BB King

Albert King

Marcia Ball

THE BLUES 

 

Day:               1st Monday monthly, February to December

                       (including school holidays)

Starts:            4th February to 2nd December 2019

Time:             2pm – 4pm

                       

 

Organiser:    David Lear  8370 1564

Presenter:    David Lear

Venue:          The Oak, Bridgewater Uniting Church

                      409 Mt Barker Road Bridgewater

Blues music has been a major influence on most music genres (except classical) over the last century. Discover the men and women who have had significant careers in this genre and listen to their music.

 

How much do you know about American greats like the three Kings (Freddy, Albert and B.B.), Buddy Guy, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Marcia Ball?  Who are the Australian artists that have had a major impact? Do you know of the latest generation of artists from Europe and England (Ana Popovic, Aynsley Lister and Marcus Bonfanti).  

 

Come and listen to their works and, if you have favourite artists, bring along your CDs to share.

Buddy Guy

Stevie Ray  Vaughan

UKULELE FOR BEGINNERS

Presenter:   Mark Randell   0429 679 317

Venue:         Private home, Mt George

Day:             Second & fourth Thursday of the month

Starts:         14th February to 12 December 2019

Time:           10.00am - 12 noon

Please bring your own ukulele or borrow from the grandchildren. An informal ‘strum-up’ for budding or old ukulele players.  Mark will provide music and transcriptions to simple keys so that we don’t have to tackle more than 3 or 4 chords in each piece.