Jazz band gets audience swinging for holiday celebration

by Elizabeth Toy   The East Los Angeles College Jazz Band kindled the spirit of the holiday season at the Jazz Christmas Celebration Friday in the S-2 Recital Hall. Chair of the Music Department Robert Dawson opened the night with a bold and cheeky rendition of  “Angels We Have Heard on High,” arranged by Ralph Carmichael. Dawson conducted the jazz band through various songs from the three categories of Christmas…

December 9, 2015