2nd THURSDAY of the month, except August, 10 for 10.30 am. Now in the Flavel.
For the full programme of talks for 2021 please download the leaflet '2021 Programme' on the right.
Our next meeting is the AGM followed by a talk on "New Orleans to New York.” A Musical Journey from Jazz to Musical Theatre.
The papers for the AGM are posted in the Links column to the right here.
After the AGM, Pianist Roger Browne, will be creating live jazz interpretations of the music, written for the stage, by greats such as George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin and Jimmy Van Heusen, whilst relating hilarious stories of the people, places and events that have coloured this remarkable life making music in Europe and the USA
|Dates for your Diary|
|Thu Nov 11th||Being a Yeoman Warder|
Our Speaker John Keohane was Chief Yeoman Warder, the most senior member of the Sovereign’s Bodyguard based at the Tower of London, and often referred to by visitors as “Beefeaters”. One ceremonial role of the Chief Yeoman Warder involves the nightly closing down ceremony of the Tower known as the Ceremony of the Keys.
|Thu Dec 9th||The Clown Prince of Denmark|
Jim Redman will give a brief biography of the famous Danish musician/comedian Victor Borge with video excerpts from his performances on Television and on stage.
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