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November 09, 2021

Frets on Fire: The Guitar in Jazz

Internet Site - Calabasas P&R • 100 Civic Center Way CalabasasCA  91302 Organized by Calabasas P&R
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We're sorry, but this activity is over. The last meeting was Tuesday, November 9, 2021.

Jazz reveals the guitar in one of its most beautiful and demanding contexts. History, music and anecdotes, from early banjo to modern performers. This "preview" of the upcoming fall course will highlight the life of Charlie Christian, whose brilliant playing not only bridged the gap between 1930s swing jazz and 1940s modern bebop, but also created wide acceptance for Gibson's first commercially successful electric guitar. His influence is felt in every generation of guitar players that followed.

Age Category

Senior

Location

Virtual class via zoom

Instructor

Bruce Henkin

When

November 09, 2021

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Tuesday

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Age and Gender

Ages 50-255 · Co-Ed

Location

Internet Site - Calabasas P&R

100 Civic Center Way CalabasasCA  91302

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