1965: The Year Music Changed

with Phil Galdston
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
4 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

A remarkable number of classics were released in 1965, including Like A Rolling Stone, Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag, My Generation, and Nowhere Man. They helped define the ‘counter’ in ‘counterculture.’ This class will primarily focus on one song from that seminal year, The Rolling Stones’s (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction.

Phil Galdston is a songwriter/producer whose body of work has made him one of the few in the field to score hits on virtually every major Billboard chart. Over 130 million copies of his songs and productions have appeared on nearly 80 million records worldwide in recordings by artists ranging from Celine Dion to Sheryl Crow, from Beyoncé to Kurt Elling, from Chicago to Vanessa Williams. He is Director of Songwriting at NYU Steinhardt and serves as the first Faculty Songwriter-in-Residence in University history.

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