2021 Jazz & Classical Acts



Thank you to our 2021 New Year's Fest Jazz & Classical Acts.

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Location: First Presbyterian Church

Times: TBD

Hazeltree is ensemble of close harmonies, guitar, mountain dulcimer, mandolin, flute, and drum, performing traditional songs and tunes from the British Isles, Ireland, and America.

In Irish tree lore, the hazel embodies creativity, wisdom, and transformation....

Tuba New Year


Location:  Bronson Park Stage

Times: 6:00 p.m.

Tuba New Year is a tradition and it officially kicks off New Year's Fest when tuba players join together to perform Harvey Phillips TubaChristmas.  The performance is 30 minutes and it is unique every time it is played. If you are interested in signing up to be part of the performance, please reference the Tuba New Year Sign up page in this website.

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Location: First Baptist Church

Times: TBD


Join crossover Violinist, Barry Ross, acclaimed Jazz Pianist Terry Lower, and renowned Vocalist Lana Hoffman, for “The Great American Songbook and All That Jazz”

After a decade of performances together, this remarkable trio will be joined by Larry Ochiltree on drums (formerly with the Maynard Ferguson Band).

Offering a thrilling evening of songs by Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Duke Ellington, Harold Arlen, and George Gershwin (including his immortal “Rhapsody in Blue”), this will be a performance you will not want to miss!