Music in Our Time
Group Leader, John Cartmell.
The “Music in Our Time” Group exist to play, explore, illustrate and enjoy the music that has impinged on our lives.
Recent meetings have included a wide range of genres, including the classical works of the Planets Suite and the 1812 Overture, swing music, Jeff Lynne and the ELO, Dave Brubeck, Hoagy Carmichael and a selection of “Desert Island Discs” by members of the Group
‘Music in Our Time’ is at Webheath Village Hall on the 2nd Monday of each month from 1:30 - 3:30 pm. Entrance £1 covers room hire and refreshment costs. ‘Music in Our Time’ covers all music of the 1930s to 1970s that made an impression on us over our lives and includes classical, pop, rock, and jazz music typically heard over those years.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Mon Jun 10th||1.30 – 3.30pm Webheath Village Hall|
“Drummers” presented by Malcolm Hall. A talk about famous drummers (including Redditch’s own John Bonham), their different styles, music and video clips. Malcolm will also demonstrating various techniques and sounds using his electronic drum machine.
|Mon Jul 8th||1.30 – 3.30pm Webheath Village Hall|
“Desert Island Discs” - Ros Williams will present her selection of music that holds memories of significant events and occasions for her.