Jazz up the night with The Regional Center for the Arts’ Music Department

The Music Department at Cooperative Educational Services’ (C.E.S.) Regional Center for the Arts (RCA) invites the public to two nights of jazz concerts on Wednesday, Dec.17, and Thursday, Dec. 18.

Both performances begin at 7:30 p.m. in the RCA main theater, at 23 Oakview Drive in Trumbull. Tickets are $5 at the door, general seating, with a cap of $20 per family. All proceeds support RCA programs.

The performances will feature students from Bridgeport, Fairfield, Monroe, Shelton, Stratford and Trumbull. They’ll be performing works made famous by such musicians as Fats Waller, Steely Dan, Jaco Pastorius, Count Basie, Tom Waits, The Dixie Chicks, Earth, Wind and Fire, and many more.

“These students continuously reach unprecedented levels of professionalism and expertise for musicians their age.” said teacher Dr. Anthony DeQuattro. “We are fortunate that so many of them have chosen to come to Trumbull to share their gifts.”

For more information, please call RCA at 203-365-8930.