February kicks off with a two-part presentation on Jazz Divas.
Part 1: Billy Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald (February 7)
Part 2: Sara Vaughan and Dinah Washington (February 14)
The presenter both weeks is Bob Kingston, resident historian for the Portland Opera, librarian, free-lance musicologist, and self-professed opera music-fanatic living in Portland. He blogs at Dramma Per Musica.
Doors open at 5pm for this free event (21 and over only). Presentation begins at 7:30pm.