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A Holiday Concert for Everyone

It doesn’t matter if you celebrate Christmas or Chanukah, Kwanza or Fiesta de Tres Reyes. There will be holiday music for you at the 1st Annual Holiday Extravaganza in Boston on Sat., Dec. 22.

Presented by the Equinox Music Festival, the concert will begin with Joyful Noise, led by Leonard Brown and featuring core members of the John Coltrane Memorial Concert ensemble on reeds. Also on the agenda is a performance of “The New Bebop Santa” (described as “a hipster’s rendition of ‘The Night Before Christmas'”) by a host of surprise guest celebrities.

The event will be held at the Jorge Hernandez Cultural Center (JHCC) located at 85 West Newton St., South End Boston. Tickets are $25 and are available at the JHCC, online at, or by phone, call 617-308-7332.

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