Music


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Understanding Music
Ongoing
This discussion group considers a wide range of music with an emphasis on its cultural context and uses. In the first session we will review the broad perspective and our discussions last year, and consider topics for 2020. These may include:
• Some composers’ Art (classical) Music in the twentieth century
• creating music (drawing on David Byrne’s book How Music Works)
• minimalist music (drawing on Alex Ross’s book The Rest is Noise)
• Film music
• recent scientific research into music
Leader Roger Palmer 020 41662273 Roger.Palmer30@gmail.com
Timing: 1st Thursday of the month starting on 5 March 2:00 to 3:30 pm
Please email or phone Roger with any questions or to let him know you will attend.
Location 7 Saint Vincent Way, Waikanae
Cost: Gold coin donation for refreshments
Updated: 1/2/2020


Music & Musings

Three afternoons relaxing with a mix of light classical music and poetry. Nothing too highbrow!!
Leader: Anne Wall 293 5000. anne.belvedere@gmail.com
Time: 2:00 to 4:00 Friday 13th, 20th & 27th November.
Updated: 10/7/2020

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