Class Information for Winter 2018: BEATLES, MAKING OF THE SERGEANT PEPPER ALBUM, 6-8 pm, Wednesday, January 31, Palm Ridge Recreation Center, Acacia Room (8040)
Rolling Stone ranks “Sgt. Pepper’s” as the #1 album of all time! This lecture will follow in the footsteps of the Beatles as they embark on the creation of their 8th studio album – “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely-Hearts Club Band”. We will explore the genesis of how the songs were written, their influences, recording and production techniques and the iconic cover art. In addition, we will discuss its legacy that not only defined the counterculture of a generation but whose musical landscape continues to influence contemporary society. “A splendid time is guaranteed for all”!