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[Past Event] Motown: Sound of Young America (Part 2) | Livestream Zoom

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Course Description:

This dynamic series continues as author, lecturer and musician Pete Elman explores additional key players who were the driving force behind the golden age of Motown (1960-1972). Through lecture, slide shows, audio recordings, video clips, personal stories, and live music, we’ll immerse ourselves in one of America’s greatest musical treasures, one that continues to thrill listeners of all ages more than five decades after its heyday. Motown legends to be examined include Stevie Wonder, Holland-Dozier-Holland, Marvin Gaye, the Funk Brothers, Mary Wells, and more.


Tuition: $65.00

Additional Fees: $0.00

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Mondays, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27; Mar. 6, 13 *10:00am - noon* (6 sessions)


Course will meet via Zoom and will NOT be recorded or available for viewing later. A Zoom link will be emailed to each participant prior to the class session.


Pete Elman has been a professional musician since 1963, working as a performer, composer, arranger, studio musician, recording artist, and producer. He played with the beloved San Francisco ultimate Motown band, Pride and Joy, from 1983-1991.