help_outline Skip to main content
Being a member at Brock House Society
provides a place to build lasting friendships.
HomeEventsIP103 Legendary Performers IN HOUSE ONLY

Events - Event View

This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event. If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.

IP103 Legendary Performers IN HOUSE ONLY

IP103 Legendary Performers IN HOUSE Only
Thursdays, September 10th to October 15th
$105 for 6 weeks
From 1:00-3:00pm
Instructor: Neil Ritchie


Maximum of 
12 registrants In House.

Minimum of 10 for the class to run.

Legendary Performers
Some performers are simply born great. It is their combination of talent and charisma which makes them legendary. Neil Ritchie examines what makes a performer great and looks at how, besides talent, their early lives, family, education, career choices, mentoring, integrity, musicality, direction, timing, and, of course, luck impacted their careers. Spend some time with each of them enjoying their music and learning about their often complicated personal lives.  


Sept 10. Judy Garland

She died in 1969 at the age of 47 but her talents are more impressive than ever

 

Sept 17. Gordon Lightfoot

A Canadian icon who wrote many classic tunes and performed tirelessly despite a difficult personal life

 

Sept 24. Thelonious Monk

A quirky pianist who wrote so many jazz standards that are part of the basic repertoire to this day.

 

Oct 1. Leonard Bernstein

Conductor, pianist, composer and charismatic celebrity.

 

Oct 8. Hermes Pan

Known primarily for his choreography for Fred and Ginger he went on to choreograph countless movie classics.

 

Oct 15. Anita O'Day

Indisputably the greatest white jazz singer of them all.  A distinctive voice and effortless style.


All members registering for classes/presentations at Brock House participate at your own risk. Brock House staff reserve the right to deny participation if these measures are not followed. Please review the policy here: Policy for Attendees at the House

Please self-assess
 - if you have any symptoms of illness or have been exposed to anyone who may have or been exposed to COVID-19, please stay home.

When:
Thursday, September 10, 2020, 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM
Where:
Halpern Room
3875 Point Grey Road
Vancouver, BC  V6R 1B3

Canada
(604) 228-1461
Category:
INTELLECTUAL PURSUITS
Registration is closed - Event is full
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Capacity:
11
Available Slots:
Filled
$105.00
$105.00