Beach United Church proudly presents the three-part online lecture series The Legends of Vocal Jazz hosted by noted musicologist Dr. Mike Daley.
Enjoy three engaging 80-minute lectures — Louis Armstrong, Billie Holiday, and Ella Fitzgerald — each featuring rare video and audio clips, followed by a Q&A for just $40.
The series begins June 15 and runs until Aug. 3.
- Louis Armstrong Lecture – Monday, June 15 to Monday, Aug. 3
- Louis Armstrong Q&A – Thursday, June 25
- Billie Holiday Lecture – Monday, June 29 to Monday, Aug. 3
- Billie Holiday Q&A – Thursday, July 9
- Ella Fitzgerald Lecture – Monday July 13 to Monday, Aug. 3
- Ella Fitzgerald Q & A – Thursday, July 23
Proceeds from The Legends of Vocal Jazz series support Beach United Church’s hot meals and food delivery programs for those in need.
Musicologist: Dr. Mike Daley
Dr. Mike Daley holds a Ph.D in music and is a busy freelance lecturer in the Greater Toronto Area. He specializes in the history of popular music and is currently researching the Toronto music scene of the 1960s.