Some of Al's lecture-demonstrations are:
POPULAR, JAZZ, CLASSICAL Music:
Similarities and differences in the three types of music.
THE THREE Bs:
The life and times of Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms.
Chopin's life and music.
A HISTORY OF JAZZ PIANO
Jazz piano styles in the Twentieth Century
THEME AND VARIATIONS AND ITS RELATION TO IMPROVISATION:
How improvisation can relate to theme and variations.
BAROQUE TO CONTEMPORARY:
Composers and styles of each period are covered.
HISTORY of JAZZ
Al gives four lectures.
1. Combos 2. Big Bands 3. Pianists 4. Vocalists