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The Big Bands and Swing Music

September 13, 2018 @ 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm

Our guest speaker is Henry Kovacevic, Founder and Director of the B#BigBand. Join Henry as he leads us on a musical journey that explores the evolution of dance music. Beginning with the society dance music of the 1920s, Henry will explain the influence of such greats as Paul Whiteman and Louis Armstrong in creating what came to be known as ‘swing’ and the big bands, including Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Artie Shaw, and Ted Heath. Sure to be a fun night.

DATE:  Thursday, 13thSeptember 2018
TIME:    7:45pm for an 8 o’clock start
VENUE: Racecourse Hotel, cnr Dandenong Rd and Waverley Rd, Caulfield East
COST:  $20 per member, $25 per non-member (includes tea, coffee & snacks)

All bookings to be received no later than Tuesday, 11thSeptember 2018.

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September 13, 2018
7.30 pm - 9.30 pm
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Art Deco and Modernism Society of Australia
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The Racecourse Hotel
895 Dandenong Road
Malvern East, VIC 3145 Australia
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Liana Thompson - ADMSA President
Tel: 0417 306 779
Email: [email protected]


Art Deco and Modernism Society of Australia Inc.
PO Box 17, Camberwell
Victoria, Australia 3124


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