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An afternoon of holiday jazz...at one of our favorite spots, come on down and enjoy the music. It's a great way to kick off the Christmas season.
WHEN: December 31st An evening of easy listening for the residents of Maplewood in Princeton. Must be a resident to attend, but you never know who you know! Check my site for additional details. sandysasso.com
ELLEN LA FURN
WHEN: December 11th, 5:30 pm WHERE: Englewood Public Library, 31 Engle Street, Englewood, NJ
A jazzy holiday show with swinging music from the 30's, 40's & 50's. Plus fun stories about popular holiday songs and top ten hits of the era.
A fun look back in the rear-view mirror of music.
Ellen LaFurn, voice Bob McHugh, piano Earl Sauls, bass Patrick Cuttita, drums
WHEN: December 18th, 2:30 pm WHERE: Elmwood Park Public Library, 210 Lee Street, Elmwood Park, NJ.
Ellen LaFurn, voice Tomoko Ohno, piano Earl Sauls, bass
WHEN: Wednesday, December 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm WHERE: Via ZOOM
Celebrating the Holidays with Jazz! The number of jazz recordings of holiday music is endless and just keeps growing. We'll highlight some of the classics including Duke Ellington, Vince Guaraldi, Wynton Marsalis, Dave Koa, Kenny G., and Maia as they celebrate Christmas, Kwanzaa, and Hanukkah.
PRESENTED by Sanford Josephson, editor of Jersey Jazz Magazine, and author of Jazz Notes: Interviews Across the Generations, and Jeru's Journey: The Life and Music of Gerry Mulligan.