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Argentine TANGO CLASSES

Argentine TANGO CLASSES

6 Week Session :

September 17 – October 22, 2012

Mon. at 7 p.m. 

Location: Changed to EYAS Lounge, 2nd Floor of the MAC 

Everyone is welcome. Join us for a series of Tango classes with Lee Sager of Tango Pantera. No partner or experience needed. 

Series Fee

Monmouth Students: $50

Monmouth Faculty and Staff: $75

General Public: $100

To register please call the box office at 732-263-6889 or buy online

Argentine Tango Classes (Beginner and Advanced

Argentine TANGO CLASSES
 
6 Week Session
 :
Mondays, starting November 12, 2012
Tango I: Beginner: 6:30 – 8 p.m.
Tango II: Advanced: 8 – 9:30 p.m. 
EYAS Lounge, 2nd Floor of the MAC
 
Everyone is welcome. Join us for a series of both advanced and beginner Tango classes with Lee Sager of Tango Pantera. No partner needed.
 
Series Fee
 Monmouth Students: $40
 Monmouth Faculty and Staff: $75
 General Public: $100

 To register please call the box office at 732-263-6889 or buy online

Argentine Tango Classes

September 30 – November 4
Monday Evenings from 7:30 to 9:00 pm
Eyas Lounge in the MAC
 
Please join instructor Lee Sager of Tango Pantera for a six week session of Argentine Tango Classes. No partner or experience necessary.

For more information about Tango Pantera visit www.TangoPantera.Blogspot.com

Fall Poetry Festival

The day will consist of readings by nationally known poets, some of whom will conduct poetry workshops for participants.

The keynote presenters will be National Book Award Finalist Kim Addonizio and Editor of Southern Indiana Review, Ron Mitchell.

The festival will culminate with a reading by registered participants.

Admission to the readings is free and open to the public. The workshops, also free, will be open to registrants only: to register, email Dr. Michael Waters no later than Wednesday, October 30, at mgwaters@monmouth.edu

Schedule:

9:00-9:30 a.m.  Sign-in for registrants in Bey Hall (refreshments)

                  The Monmouth Review distributed to participants

9:45-10:45 a.m.  reading:  Laura McCullough / BCC

                                   Michael Broek / BCC

                                   Prescott Evarts, Jr. / MU

                                   Mihaela Moscaliuc / MU                                                                                

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  workshops

12:00-1:00 p.m.  lunch for registrants        

1:00-1:45 p.m.  reading:  Gabor Barabas / NJ Repertory Company

                                 Catherine Barnett / New School / NYU

                                 Michael Waters / MU               

2:00-2:45  talk and Q&A: Ron Mitchell, Editor, Southern Indiana Review

3:00-3:45 p.m.  reading: Kim Addonizo

4:00-5:00 p.m.  reading: festival participants

Argentine Tango Classes (Session II)

November 11 – December 16
Monday Evenings
Advanced Class: 6:45 pm
Beginner Class: 8:00 pm

Eyas Lounge in the MAC
 
Please
join instructor Lee Sager of Tango Pantera for a six week session of
Argentine Tango Classes. No partner or experience necessary.

For more information about Tango Pantera visit www.TangoPantera.Blogspot.com

Ladies and Gentlemen…The Beatles!

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. STANDING ROOM TICKETS WILL STILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR. Seated tickets for this event are currently sold out, but standing room tickets are still available. By 10:15 am, we will begin to seat “standing room” ticket holders in any empty seats.
 
This February will mark 50 years since the Beatles landed at the newly-renamed Kennedy Airport and days later performed live on the Ed Sullivan Show to a record setting 73 million people changing music and popular culture forever. Monmouth University and the Los Angeles-based GRAMMY Museum have partnered to commemorate the tremendous impact that the Fab Four had on American society with this day-long symposium featuring a keynote address, three panels and musical performances through the day.

Symposium Schedule

9:30 am     Registration
Musical Performance: Salvatore Boyd

10:00 am     Keynote Address/Opening Remarks 
Bob Santelli, Executive Director of the GRAMMY Museum
 
10:30-10:40 am – Student Music Performance: Justin Franco

10:40 – 12:00 pm     Student Panel
Featuring current students who have taken Dr. Kenneth Campbell’s First-Year Seminar course, “The Beatles.” In addition to sharing their own research on the Beatles, the student panelists will reflect on their introduction to the Beatles, the Beatles’ impact on their generation, and the impact of technology on their experience with the group.  

Moderator, Professor Kenneth Campbell 
Alison Abate, “The Long and Winding Road: The Beatles Through the Years” 
Timothy Kerner, “The Effects of Drugs on the Beatles and Their Music” 
Sarah Lewis, “My Music Experience: The Beatles and Abbey Road” 
Jessica Mentzel, “The Beatles: Past, Present, and Future” 

12:00 – 12:45 pm     Lunch
Video Presentation organized by Professor George Wurzbach 

Junior Beatle Band curated by the Lakehouse Music Academy
Boxed lunches available for purchase

12:45-12:55 pm – Student Music Performance: Alexa Mazurkiewicz
 
12:45 – 2:30 pm     Faculty Panel
Monmouth University faculty members will discuss their thoughts and research on the Beatles and technology, the impact of Motown on their early career, questions of identity surrounding the group, and the experience of the second generation of Beatles’ fans with the group.  

Moderator, Dean Stan Green
Kenneth Campbell, “Who were the Beatles?: More than “Just a Band Who Made It Very, Very Big?” 
Christopher DeRosa,”The Beatles in the Echo Boom.”
Aaron Furgason,“Beatles vs. the Record Labels: How Technology Impacted the Beatles and their Record Labels.”
Stuart Rosenberg
, “The Beatles Discography: A Review of their Studio Albums, 1964-1970″
 
Hettie Williams, “The Motown Formula and the Boy Band Craze in the Pivotal Year 1964”


2:30-2:40 pm – Musical Performance: Joe Rapolla

2:40-4:00 pm     Professional Panel 
Moderator, Bob Santelli
Doug Sulpy, author, the Complete Beatles Audio Guide, the 910’s Guide to Beatles Outtakes 
Bobby Bandiera, Guitarist with Bon Jovi, Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes 
Vini Lopez, Drummer with original E Street Band, Steelmill
Marc Muller, Musician who has recorded with Bruce Springsteen, Branford Marsalis and Kelly Clarkson, music director/multi-instrumentalist for Dead On Live, and Monmouth University Professor

Ongoing throughout the day – Brain on Beatles Project
The first 40 people who register for the symposium (SOLD OUT) will receive an audio postcard with a push button sound module that plays their brainwaves mapped to your favorite Beatles song – a one of a kind sound art piece. Innovative technology meets beautiful melodies as award winning media artist Andrew Demirjian provides a truly unique perspective on the Beatles music. With a five-minute visit, Prof. Demirjian will map your brain activity as you listen to your favorite Beatles song and then translate that brain data to musical notes – the piece provides a sonic snapshot, a self-portrait of your Brain on Beatles.

The symposium is free and open to the public, however advance registration is required
 

Argentine Tango Classes (Spring Session I)

Please note that the Feb 3 class is cancelled due to snow. A make up date will be scheduled.
February 3 – March 10
Monday Evenings
Advanced Class: 6:45 pm
Beginner Class: 8:00 pm
Eyas Lounge in the MAC
 
Please join instructor Lee Sager of Tango Pantera for a six week session of Argentine Tango Classes. No partner or experience necessary.

For more information about Tango Pantera visit www.TangoPantera.Blogspot.com

Roger McGuinn Workshop and Guitar Circle

This workshop will include a history of the Byrds’ musical revolution as well as highlighting the computer techniques McGuinn uses in recording. Bring your guitar to participate in the Guitar Circle!

Tickets: Free with ticket to the 4/24 concert or $25 separately
(Please call 732.263.5715 to RSVP for the workshop)

Fall Poetry Festival

Do you write poetry? Have you considered writing or translating poetry? Do you love language and its ability to engage in meaningful exploration? Monmouth University and the Long Branch Arts Council invite you to a series of workshops in poetry, lyrical essay, and translation of poetry; readings by acclaimed writers; lunch & discussion, and a reading by registered participants.

On Friday, October 31, 11:30-1:00, poet Judith Vollmer will offer a master class/workshop (“The Transfer: How a Poem Reveals Hidden Gifts”) in Wilson 311.

Workshop leaders and readers for the November 8th day-long fest: Gabor Barabas, Michael Broek, Natalie Diaz, Prescott Evarts, Jr., Melissa Febos, Carmen Firan, Marisa Frasca, Laura McCullough, Mihaela Moscaliuc, Suzanne Parker, Michael Waters, and Dan Weeks.

Admission to readings is free and open to the public. The workshops, also free, will be open to registrants only: for more information and to register, email Sara Rimassa at monmouthreview@gmail.com (“Poetry Fest” in subject line) no later than Tue, October 28th.

This event is co-sponsored by the Long Branch Arts Council, the City of Long Branch, Investors Bank Foundation, Monmouth Arts/ArtHelps, the Wayne D. McMurray School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Monmouth University, the Department of English at Monmouth University, and The Monmouth Review.

Saturday, November 8th, 2014, Bey Hall (Monmouth University), 9:00-5:00

9:00-9:45 Sign-in for registrants in Bey Hall (refreshments)

9:45-10:00 Welcome (Gabor Barabas and Mihaela Moscaliuc) and workshop    information    

10-11:30 Workshops                                                                  

11:30-12:30 Lunch discussion for registrants: The Monmouth Review information session; Q & A about submission & editorial process with poet Dan Weeks, editor of This Broken Shore.    

12:30-1:20 Reading:  Gabor Barabas, Michael Broek, Natalie Diaz, Prescott Evarts, Jr., Melissa Febos, and Dan Weeks

1:30-3:00 Workshops

3:00-4:00 Reading: Carmen Firan, Marisa Frasca, Laura McCullough, Mihaela Moscaliuc, Suzanne Parker, and Michael Waters.                                                                                                                                

4:00-5:00 Reading by registered festival participants

Asbury Park’s West Side Music Legacy Presentation

A multimedia presentation of the music from Asbury Park’s West Side from 1910 to 1970.
Includes song clips, videos and fascinating stories that go along with the exhibition, “Asbury Park’s Springwood Avenue Harmony”. The presentation covers Jazz, Gospel, Rhythm & Blues, Doo Wop and Soul music from Asbury’s Springwood Avenue area, from Count Basie to Billy Brown. Presented by music historians Charlie & Pam Horner of Classic Urban Harmony LLC, who also curated the current exhibit.