INSTRUCTOR BIO

Instructor
Rod MacDonald

About the Instructor

  • Rod MacDonald began his career as a singer/songwriter in Greenwich Village in New York City in 1973. He has 21 songs in the Smithsonian Folkways collection and has released 15 CDs, including the 2018 release Beginning Again, and recently published his first novel, The Open Mike. He performs in festivals, concerts and clubs locally and throughout North America, Europe, solo and with the bands Big Brass Bed and Rod MacDonald & The Humdingers. He was named Best Local Acoustic Performer in Broward and Palm Beach counties by the New Times and one of the “10 Magnificent Musicians” of Palm Beach County by The Palm Beach Post. Previous Music Americana courses include, "The Birth of Rock & Roll," "The Great American Songbook," and "Mastery of the Art."


    Recipient of the 2012 Distinguished Faculty Award

Program(s) presented by Rod MacDonald during current session(s).

TypeNumberInstructorCourse TitleAdd to Cart
4wk F344B Rod MacDonald Music Americana: The Music of Modern Life
Wednesdays, November 13, 20; December 4, 11: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm