The Toledo Jazz Orchestra presented a virtual holiday concert via Facebook [https://www.facebook.com/timhagansmusic] and

YouTube [https://www.youtube.com/user/timhagans] livestreams on Thursday December 24, 2020 at 7 and 8 p.m. EST. The

program featured the premiere of new arrangements of Greensleeves, Winter Wonderland, and Merry Christmas Baby performed by members of the Toledo Jazz Orchestra, featuring vocalist Ramona Collins.

 

The livestream included an introduction by the Toledo Jazz Orchestra's new artistic director, three-time Grammy-nominated trumpeter and composer, Tim Hagans, and post concert audience engagement through the comment sections of the two platforms. The running time of the concert film is approximately 20 minutes. With live introduction and post film engagement, this was a 45 minute program that the Toledo Jazz Orchestra hopes brought good vibes and cheer into the evening.

 

Performers were Ramona Collins, voice; Tim Hagans, trumpeter & arranger; Ben Wolkins, trumpet; Gene Parker, saxophone; Scott Rogers, trombone; Ellen Rowe, piano; Kevin Eikum, drums; and Pete Siers, drums.

Toledo Jazz Orchestra P.O. Box 353123, Toledo, Ohio 43635 | thetjo1979@gmail.com