February 25, 2019 2:00 PM–4:00 PM
Location
Emerson Auditorium

Speaker: Professor of Music; Director of Jazz Ensemble Timothy Olsen

Brighten up a winter afternoon with “Pop Music USA." From Irving Berlin to Rodgers and Hammerstein to Louis Jordan to Burt Bacharach to the Beatles to Lady Gaga, Timothy Olsen provides an overview of American popular music since the turn of the last century, looking at musical theater, film, dance crazes, and new technologies.