Carole King: A Musical Evening
Recipient of the LLS 2007 Distinguished Faculty Award
EVENT DESCRIPTION: Carole King, songwriter, singer and pianist, is one of the most prolific and successful song writers of the Pop era. She has written or co-written 118 hits that have made the Billboard Top 100 Charts during that period. Many of her songs are legendary and have been recorded many times by many artists. They include: Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow, It’s Too Late, You Make Me Feel Like a Natural Woman and You’ve Got a Friend. This lecture will examine and explore her life and music.
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Joe Scott holds a Bachelor's and Master's Degree from the Manhattan School of Music where he studied Music Theory and Composition. He began his musical career in New York City as an arranger, orchestrator, and conductor for many artists including Frank Sinatra, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, Phyllis Diller, Melissa Manchester, and for various record labels including Columbia records. He has also arranged and scored music for television and radio commercials for Pepsi Cola, Dupont, American Airlines, and Texaco. In 1989, he moved to Palm Beach Gardens, Florida and established his own jazz trio (Joe Scott Trio). He has appeared in concert at Sunfest, Jupiter Jazz Festival, the Norton Gallery, the Flagler Museum Palm Beach Symphony Series, Ocean Grand Hotel Sunday Concert Series, and the Hibel Museum. He has been on the LLS faculty at FAU at both Jupiter and Boca Raton since 2003.
||4:30 pm - 6:15 pm
||Thursday, January 30, 2014
||Barry and Florence Friedberg Auditorium, Boca Raton Campus
||Member advance registration - $20 per event
$50 for any combination of three events
$100 for any combination of seven events
Door price member/non-member - $25