IAN GALLAGHER: TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC
Thursday, March 13, 7:00 P.M.
Ian Gallagher is a performer equally at home singing traditional Irish folk tunes and contemporary music including blues, rock, jazz, country and soul. Ian Gallagher has his heart and soul deeply rooted in Irish tradition. His talent is as eclectic and bright as tomorrow. Come join us in celebrating St. Patrick’s Day.
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BUSINESS MEETING
Wednesday, March 19, 7:00 P.M.
It’s time to begin working on the Book Sale! Anyone interested in taking an active part in the book sale and other fundraising events is urged to attend this business meeting.
19th CENTURY PHOTOGRAPHERS OF MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Sunday, March 30, 3:00 P.M.
Of the approximately 3,000 different photographers who were active in New Jersey before 1900, a substantial number worked in Middlesex County. Gary Saretzky will profile these pioneers and discuss them within the larger context of New Jersey photography in the Nineteenth-Century.
FRANK SINATRA, THE MAN AND HIS MUSIC
Sunday, April 13, 3:00 P.M.
Rick Busciglio is a lifelong Sinatra fan who, as a TV executive, was involved in a "Music of Van Heusen" project with Sinatra and Bob Hope. Currently, he is a music historian/lecturer on the swing era, with emphasis on Frank Sinatra. He has been a disk jockey, TV and radio host, and advertising executive. Join Rick for a musical slide show garnished with his personal recollections and stories of Old Blue Eyes.
CATHERINE SPRAGUE, THE PALACE OF VERSAILLES & ITS MUSIC
Friday, April 25, 2:00 P.M.
This unique presentation covers the history of Versailles and the music composed and performed over the 150 years from its inception through the French Revolution. Entertainment and music were closely intertwined with the court life of Versailles and widely imitated throughout Europe. Catherine combines live video and music including court composers Lully, Rameau, Couperin, Gluck, and Mozart. Join us for this unusual and entertaining event!
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