WWII Music and Morale

Katharine Collett


Region:
South East
Notice Period:
Short (maybe less than one month's notice)
Type:
Professional
Fee:
Paid: Fees start at £100 for small clubs (with a concession for Women's Institutes).
Category:
History
Updated:
24th February 2020
Tagged:
After Dinner Entertainment | 1940S | Music | Monthly Meetings

How did songs help win the war ? You may remember the songs , but perhaps not the interesting stories behind them. The fascinating story of how music and songs were used to build morale in the troops and people at home is a great way to entertain your group. Katharine takes you to a 1940s wartime dance and brings to life this period. She will delight all with songs such as “Kiss Me Goodnight Sergeant Major” and “We’ll Meet Again”

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About Katharine Collett

I am a professional speaker, singer and entertainer. After a successful career in communication and professional development I decided decided to utilise what I had learnt by building a business which combines all of my skills This combination of speaking and singing works really well for my clients. My talks are very well received by a wide variety of audiences such as U3A, Women’s Institute, Arts and History Societies and Probus. Whether you are looking for an after lunch or dinner speaker or a speaker for your monthly meetings, I can help you.

I am very interested in the stories and social history of the 20th Century. I bring this to life in my talks with their unique mix of fascinating insights, thought provoking comments and great songs which I sing. I always wear an appropriate outfit that will add glamour and style to your chosen theme. My talks are said to be Innovative, Informative and Entertaining. The talks last for 45 minutes but can be adapted to meet your needs.


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