Bebop, Swing and Bella Musica: Jazz and the Italian American Experience

Bebop, Swing and Bella Musica: Jazz and the Italian American Experience

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join Chicago authors and journalists Bill Dal Cerro and David Anthony Witter to mark the 100th anniversary of the first jazz record, an historical American achievement noted in their book, Bebop, Swing and Bella Musica: Jazz and the Italian American Experience. Written by Dal Cerro and Witter, this 383-page book notes the recording of "Livery Stable Blues" in February 1917 by New Orleans cornetist Nick LaRocca and the Original Dixieland Jazz Band, recognized by music historians as the first jazz record.

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Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Meditation: Michael Ribet

Meditation: Michael Ribet

Friday, May 5, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

"The Healing Power of Meditation" The first of 3 meditation sessons with

Michael Ribet, who has been practicing meditation for over 40 years.  He will discuss how meditation can improve our physical, mental and spiritual health.  This afternoon you will ha

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Event Type: 
"Relaxation Through Meditation"

"Relaxation Through Meditation"

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

"Relaxation Through Meditation" The third of 3 meditation sessons with

Michael Ribet, who has been practicing meditation for over 40 years.  He will discuss how meditation can improve our physical, mental and spiritual health.  This afternoon you will have a chance to practice th

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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