OLLI Distinguished Speaker Series
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) Distinguished Speaker Series features talks with Berkshire-based cultural leaders and influencers.
Jeremy Yudkin is Professor of Music at Boston University, and his interests are wide and varied, including everything from medieval music to the music of the Beatles. Jeremy has written 8 books: on medieval music and manuscripts, on a sixteenth-century music primer, and on jazz. His most recent publications include The Lenox School of Jazz and Miles Smiles, Miles Davis, and the Invention of Post Bop. He is also the author of one of the most successful music-appreciation textbooks. It is entitled simply Understanding Music.
$15 general admission, Berkshire Museum and OLLI members $10