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*This is a free event for Hot Docs members only—join our membership now to get access.*

Before we bring Curious Minds to your home this May, we’re giving members the exclusive opportunity to test out our new digital speaker series for free!

In this entertaining and informative special lecture, beloved music historian and Curious Minds favourite Dr. Mike Daley (Upcoming: Curious Minds: The Folk Music Revival) will explore the life and music of the Canadian jazz icon Oscar Peterson. From his Montreal beginnings through his distinguished career as a composer and pianist of uncommon skill, Mike will bring Oscar Peterson's story to life with music and rare video clips.

Led by Dr. Mike Daley (Leonard Cohen: Words and Music; The Toronto Sound; The Beatles and their World), a music historian and professional musician who has taught at Guelph, McMaster, Waterloo and York Universities.

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The stream will be available for 48 hours from when you start the lecture. Streaming for this lecture is available worldwide