Fox2 will Broadcast UMSL's Jazz for the Holidays
HEC-TV recorded UMSL's Jazz for the Holidays concert at the Touhill on December 2. KTVI-TV, Channel 2, will air the performance on Christmas morning. Tune in at 7 a.m. to see the 90-minute concert.
Jazz for the Holidays features the combined sound of UMSL’s Jazz Ensemble, directed by Jim Widner; Vocal Point, conducted by Dr. Jim Henry; and the University Orchestra, conducted by Robert C. Howard.
The concert features such holiday classics as “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” “The Christmas Song,” “Jingle Bells” and selections from “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” in addition to other holiday favorites.
“The annual Jazz for the Holidays Concert is a gift from the campus to the community,” said John Cattanach, managing director of the Touhill. “This annual free concert features upbeat holiday classics with a jazzy flare to be enjoyed by all members of your family.”