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Fred Miller: “Sentimental Journey: WWII And The Big Bands”

Sunday, December 1, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Library favorite Fred Miller delivers a “Lecture in Song” examining the era of 1938-1945, the time of big bands and the Second World War. The popular culture, lingo, new inventions, crazes, commercial products and songs of this distinct American era will be covered.

Be sure to visit the related exhibit, “World War II on the Princeton Homefront,” on the second floor of the library before or after the show.

 

Details

Date:
Sunday, December 1
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.fredmillermusic.com/LectureInSong_info/?Id=59

Venue

Community Room – First Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529

Other

In-House Program Category
Music
Staff Contact
Janie Hermann
Setup Required
80 chairs Piano
Summary
Library favorite Fred Miller delivers another popular Lecture-in-Song. This installment examines the era of 1938-1945, the time of big bands and the Second World War. Miller will point out historical popular culture, lingo, new inventions, crazes, commercial products and the popular songs of this distinct American era. Please visit the related exhibit in the Princeton Room on the second floor of the library before or after the show.
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Platforms for Promotion
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Promotional Materials
Handbill (5.5 x 8.5)
Additional Images
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Age Groups
Adult
Status of Post
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