Jazz trumpeter Etienne Charles adds a new twist to the holidays with music from his dynamic Creole Christmas set. Featuring classic selections from the Caribbean, American, and European holiday songbooks, Charles and his ensemble celebrate the Christmas season with unique interpretations of pieces from Charles’ diverse musical roots. Charles shines a new light on tunes such as Mighty Spoiler’s hilarious classic “Father Christmas”, “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town”, selections from Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, Donny Hathaway’s “This Christmas”, and Lionel Belasco’s “Juliana” and “Roses of Caracas Waltz.”
Dazzle presents Etienne Charles Creole Christmas – two nights, three sets! Monday, December 9 at 7 pm and Tuesday, December 10 at 6:30 and 9 pm.