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Music @ New Canaan Library Presents Understanding Music: an Introduction to Basic Music Theory and Composition
July 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmFree
Music @ New Canaan Library presents a unique opportunity to learn more about music, and creating music. Join a relaxed, fun, and highly educational discussion about music with local musician Michael-Louis Smith on Tuesday, July 11 at 6 p.m. in the Curtis Gallery. The workshop welcomes both musicians and non musicians, and will cover the basics of rhythm, melody, and harmony. Due to the nature of the workshop, participation is limited. Please register online at newcanaanlibrary.org.
Michael-Louis Smith is a jazz guitarist, composer, recording artist and educator. He received a Masters in Jazz Studies from the Conservatory of Music at Purchase College. Originally from Saratoga, NY, he now lives in New Canaan and performs regularly at clubs in New York and at festivals throughout the region.