Weston Musician Chris Coogan Presents Holiday Jazz Concert

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"A Chris Coogan Christmas" comes to Cobbs Mill Inn on Dec 15. Photo Credit: Contributed

REDDING, Conn. -- The Cobbs Mill Inn in Redding will host “A Chris Coogan Christmas” with the Weston musician and his quintet on Sunday, Dec. 15.

This holiday concert blends jazz with traditional Christmas carols, a Gregorian chant and tunes from Vince Guarlaldi’s "A Charlie Brown Christmas".

The group is comprised of Coogan on piano and vocals, Jim Clark, of Norwalk, on sax, Rex Denton, of Madison, on trumpet, Watertown resident John Mobilio on bass and Jim Royle, from Monroe, on drums.

Guest vocalist Michele Grace rounds out the evening.

Tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for children. No advance tickets are available.

Doors will open at 6 p.m. for a cocktail reception at the cash bar and will include complimentary hors d'oeuvres. The concert runs from 7 to 9:30 p.m., with be one intermission.

Cobbs Mill Inn welcomes those who would like to have dinner before or after the event. To make a reservation, call 203-227-7221. It is located at 12 Old Mill Road in Redding

For information about the concert, call Chris Coogan at 203-454-4695, e-mail him or visit his website.

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