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Over the past 15 years, I have presented lectures, lecture-concerts and lecture series at: Hot Docs Curious Minds, Hugh's Room Live, Living and Learning in Retirement (York University), Later Life Learning (Innis College, University of Toronto), George Brown Seniors' Association, Barrie Third Age Learning, American Womens' Club, Avignon on Bayview, Beach United Church, Beth Emeth Synagogue, Beth Tikvah Synagogue, Briton House, Canadian Perspective, Centennial College Retiree Association, Several Ontario Probus Clubs, Temple Emanu-El, Fellowship Towers, Grandmothers for Africa, Temple Har Zion, Holy Blossom Temple, The Hunt Club, Toronto Public Library, Kitchener Public Library, Learning Unlimited (Etobicoke), LIFE Institute (Ryerson University), Later Life Learning Mississauga, Market Square, Rendezvous Club, Ro Pi Phi Rokeah, Senior Adult Services in the Annex, Temple Har Zion, Temple Sinai, Third Age Learning York Region, Toronto Symphony Volunteers' Committee, Tapestry, University of Toronto Schools and many more.

Fees vary depending on the lecture topic and location. For a complete list with fees please email me at

Lectures with audio-visual content:

For a one-hour talk with video, pictures and recorded music, I offer these topics. For these presentations I require a large video screen or projector with a sound system sufficient for the group size.

The Life and Music of:
(pick one)

Leonard Cohen
The Beatles (two parts)
The Motown Story
Elvis Presley
Bob Dylan
Joni Mitchell
Barbra Streisand
Judy Garland
Al Jolson
Louis Armstrong
Carole King
Bing Crosby
Billie Holiday

The Yorkville Music Scene of the 1960s
The Beatles In India
The Story of Paul Simon's Graceland
New Orleans: The Genesis of Jazz

Custom topics may be available upon request. Email me at for details.