Archive for Mike Daley

Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Bob Dylan Story

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 | 8:00pm

Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Bob Dylan Story
Advance: $25.00 / Doors: $30.00

Dr. Mike Daley and Jill Daley resume their popular lecture/concert series at Hugh’s Room Live with the Bob Dylan Story. Mike is a musicologist and lecturer on music history as well as a longtime professional musician, working with the likes of Jeff Healey and the Travellers. Jill is a full-time pianist at Canada’s National Ballet School and Musician-In-Residence at Church of the Redeemer. Mike’s research on Dylan was awarded the York Thesis Prize and he led a well-received course on Dylan at Bloor Hot Docs last year. This will be a memorable evening of iconic Dylan songs interspersed with fascinating stories and history.

 

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Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Bob Dylan Story

Monday, September 30, 2019 | 8:00pm

Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Bob Dylan Story
Advance: $25.00 / Doors: $30.00

Dr. Mike Daley and Jill Daley resume their popular lecture/concert series at Hugh’s Room Live with the Bob Dylan Story. Mike is a musicologist and lecturer on music history as well as a longtime professional musician, working with the likes of Jeff Healey and the Travellers. Jill is a full-time pianist at Canada’s National Ballet School and Musician-In-Residence at Church of the Redeemer. Mike’s research on Dylan was awarded the York Thesis Prize and he led a well-received course on Dylan at Bloor Hot Docs last year. This will be a memorable evening of iconic Dylan songs interspersed with fascinating stories and history.

 

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Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Beatles Story

Monday, June 3, 2019 | 8:30PM

Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Beatles Story
Advance: $25.00 / Doors: $30.00

Dr. Mike Daley continues his popular lecture/concert series at Hugh’s Room Live with a very special presentation of the Beatles Story. Mike is a musicologist and lecturer on music history as well as a longtime professional musician, working with the likes of Jeff Healey and the Travellers. Joining Mike (guitar, vocals) and his wife Jill (piano, violin) will be Greg Wyard (guitar, vocals) and Alec Fraser (bass, percussion, vocals). This will be a memorable evening of iconic Beatles songs interspersed with fascinating stories and history.

Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Beatles Story is the last presentation in this series (which has also included well-received presentations of Leonard Cohen, Carole King, Joni Mitchell and Simon + Garfunkel nights) until September. Stay tuned to our monthly newsletter to be the first to know of all show announcements.

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Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Beatles Story [ MATINEE ]

Monday, June 3, 2019 | 3:00PM

Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Beatles Story
Advance: $25.00 / Doors: $30.00

Dr. Mike Daley continues his popular lecture/concert series at Hugh’s Room Live with a very special presentation of the Beatles Story. Mike is a musicologist and lecturer on music history as well as a longtime professional musician, working with the likes of Jeff Healey and the Travellers. Joining Mike (guitar, vocals) and his wife Jill (piano, violin) will be Greg Wyard (guitar, vocals) and Alec Fraser (bass, percussion, vocals). This will be a memorable evening of iconic Beatles songs interspersed with fascinating stories and history.

Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Beatles Story is the last presentation in this series (which has also included well-received presentations of Leonard Cohen, Carole King, Joni Mitchell and Simon + Garfunkel nights) until September. Stay tuned to our monthly newsletter to be the first to know of all show announcements.

 

Doors | 2:15PM
Performance |  3:00PM

 

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The Simon and Garfunkel Story

Monday, April 29, 2019 | 8:00pm

Dr. Mike Daley Presents: The Simon and Garfunkel Story
Advance: $20.00 | Doors: $25.00

Dr. Mike Daley is a musicologist and popular lecturer on music history. He is also a longtime professional musician, working with the likes of Jeff Healey and the Travellers. Simon and Garfunkel were one of the best-loved and influential acts of the 1960s. Their music, combining Paul Simon’s masterful songwriting and singing with Art Garfunkel’s ethereal harmony voice, still resonates today. Joining Mike in this presentation will be his musical and life partner, Jill Daley, and special guest singer, Will Reid. In between songs, Dr. Mike Daley will shed some light on the magic behind two of the most influential musicians on an entire generation, Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel.This is the latest presentation in a new lecture/concert series that has also included well-received Leonard Cohen, Carole King and Joni Mitchell nights.

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The Life and Music of Joni Mitchell

Monday, March 25, 2019 | 8:30pm

The Life and Music of Joni Mitchell
Advance: $20.00 / Doors: $25.00

Dr. Mike Daley is a musicologist and sought-after lecturer known for his encyclopedic knowledge of musical history. He is also a longtime professional musician, working with the likes of Jeff Healey and the Travellers. In this new discussion and concert series, Mike discusses the life and music of Joni Mitchell, Canada’s own legendary singer-songwriter. Mia Sheard, known for her popular Joni Mitchell Tribute at Hugh’s Room Live, will join Mike and Jill Daley to perform several of Joni’s most iconic songs.

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The Life and Music of Carole King

Sunday, February 10, 2019 | 8:30PM

The Life and Music of Carole King
Advance: $20.00 | Doors: $25.00

Dr. Mike Daley is a musicologist and sought-after lecturer known for his encyclopedic knowledge of musical history. He is also a longtime professional musician, working with the likes of Jeff Healey and the Travellers. In this new discussion and concert series, Mike discusses the life and music of Carole King who, since writing her first number one hit “Will You Love Me Tomorrow” at the tender age of 17, has arguably become the most celebrated and iconic singer/songwriter of all time.

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The Life and Music of Leonard Cohen

Monday, January 28, 2019 | 8:30PM

The Life and Music of Leonard Cohen
Advance: $20.00 | Doors: $25.00

Dr. Mike Daley is a musicologist and sought-after lecturer known for his encyclopedic knowledge of musical history. He is also a longtime professional musician, working with the likes of Jeff Healey and the Travellers. In this new discussion and concert series, Mike discusses the life and music of Leonard Cohen, the legendary Canadian singer-songwriter and poet. Along with his violinist wife Jill, Mike will perform several of Cohen’s best-loved songs throughout the performance. For true lovers of music, this talk series will shed light on of the industry’s most beloved singer-songwriters, Leonard Cohen, while also presenting some of the songs that made the man so influential in Canada and around the world.

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