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Online Lecture: Academy Award Melodies — A Journey Through Best Songs

Program No. 24720RJ
Join us on Monday, August 21, 2023, at 2 p.m. (ET)/ 11 a.m. (PT), for a one-hour lecture and Q&A celebrating melodies nominated for the Best Song Oscar.
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At a Glance

Embark on a journey through the rich history of music's role in the Oscars, an esteemed award ceremony that has recognized musical contributions since 1934. Uncover the ever-changing landscape of music in Academy Award-nominated films, as we explore the fluctuating number of songs and their profound impact. During this lecture, we will analyze and celebrate the winners of the prestigious Best Song Oscar, while also shedding light on the noteworthy contenders that narrowly missed out on the accolade. Immerse yourself in the world of cinematic music and discover the melodies that have left an indelible mark on the silver screen.

General Notes

Your online lecture will take place live over the course of 1-2 hours. All times are listed in the EASTERN time zone. If you live in a different time zone, please adjust your schedule accordingly. This live online experience uses Zoom Webinar, an easy-to-use web video service that includes closed captioning. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. You will receive a confirmation email when you enroll, and a reminder email one week and one day before, as well as the morning of the event with a link and instructions on how to tune in. You will not be pictured on screen during the lecture, but you will have the opportunity to ask the instructor live questions using the Q&A box. Unless otherwise noted, all those who enroll in this program receive access to the live event as well as a recording of the lecture that you can watch any time within the two weeks following the live event.

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