Barrington hosting winter Jazz concert tonight

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The Barrington Preservation Society will present its 11th annual Winter Jazz Concert on Friday, Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Barrington Congregational Church, 461 County Road.

The concert features the Barrington High School Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Barbara Hughes. Admission is $5 and free to society members.

The first jazz concert was scheduled by the Preservation Society to celebrate Barrington’s long musical history, including the well-known Barrington Boys’ Choir, and the Society will be selling re-recordings of those performances from the mid-twentieth century after the concert.

This year’s concert is one of the first public performances of this year’s Jazz Ensemble and will offer a broad selection of music including selections celebrating the holiday season. A reception with refreshments will follow the performance. For more information, contact Van Edwards, bvnedwards@gmail.com.

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