Welcome to Season 2020-21

Coming up February 13th, 2021
via Zoom at Noon...

Will Friedwald presents NAT KING COLE: The author of the new biography, STRAIGHTEN UP AND FLY RIGHT: THE LIFE AND MUSIC OF NAT KING COLE, presents a video-centric retrospective of the career of the great popular vocalist and jazz pianist. "Mr. Friedwald knows everything there is to know about his subject and presents it in a readable fashion, and his biography will be the last word about Nat King Cole for many years to come." (Terry Teachout, THE WALL STREET JOURNAL) Includes rare performance of footage of Nat King Cole singing all of his iconic hits, including 'Nature Boy,' 'Mona Lisa' and 'Unforgettable.'

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We meet the second Saturday of each month from October through June. Until further notice, due to the covid-19 pandemic, we are not able to meet in person at The GreenRoom 42. Therefore, the programs will take place via zoom on your computer or phone.

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Established in 1980, the American Popular Song Society is a New York based, not-for-profit social organization, dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the American Song Book, by providing a forum for discussion, education, performance, the encouragement of current songwriters to create new songs which extend the tradition, and the collection of classic sheet music and recordings. More...
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