On Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 1pm, The Berkshire Jazz Orchestra will give a joyous concert of holiday standards and more.
Get ready to listen to some classic holiday songs with a twist with Berkshire Jazz Orchestra. Some of the popular holiday standards they will play are Winter Wonderland, Chestnuts Roasting by an Open Fire, Santa Clause is coming to Town, Sleighride, Charlie Brown’s Christmastime is Here and many other holiday standards.
The Berkshire Jazz Orchestra returns to Southbury Library, after having an amazing holiday concert last year. Under the direction of Chip Zellner this group plays classic big band music, as well as newer pieces. The 17-piece ensemble maintains the tradition of a jazz orchestra, and features great soloists. The Berkshire Jazz Orchestra has performed in New York, Connecticut and Massachusetts, in events such the Newtown Arts Festival and the Wilton Jazz Festival. The group has been performing since 1987.
Like all Southbury Public Library programs, this presentation is free to attend and open to anyone regardless of town of residency. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call 203-262-0626 ext. 130 to register. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southbury Public Library.