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Chester Holiday Stroll Dec. 2, 2011

In Chester CT Events on November 29, 2011 at 8:15 am

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Come to Chester Friday Dec. 2, 2011 for the Annual Holiday Stroll! The shops and galleries will be open late. Enjoy the fun atmosphere of strolling through town, popping in and out of all your favorite spots. Holiday shopping is so easy as you meander along. Be prepared to sing. There will be caroling, the tree lighting and as always the St. Lucia girls will be walking around with sweet treats for all. The festivities begin at 5, end at 8. Main Street, Chester, CT.

Robbie Collomore Series Presents Bill Charlap, Jazz Pianist

In Chester CT Events, Music on November 18, 2011 at 7:27 am

This Sunday, November 20, at 5:00 p.m., Grammy nominated Jazz Pianist and Blue Note recording artist Bill Charlap will perform at the Chester Meeting House. This is a return performance for Charlap who graced the stage of Chester nearly 18 years ago. Charlap is among the great Jazz pianists of our time covering and interpreting a complete Jazz repertoire including works from the American Popular Song Book spotlighting songs by George Gershwin, Jerome Kern and Leonard Bernstein as well as timeless Jazz classics that include ballads, blues and rhythmic bossa nova.

The concert will finish with a reception and a chance to mingle and meet the artist. Tickets are $21 for adults and $5 for students. Visit Robbie Collomore.org for purchasing tickets.
This Sunday’s performance is sponsored by Essex Savings Bank and Essex Financial Services.