Get Up and Go! for Dec. 6, 2013
December 6, 2013 8:03AM
Updated: January 7, 2014 6:24AM
Here are events worth getting out of the house for on Dec. 6.
Suggestions include South Holland and Chicago.
Jazz Band Concert: The South Suburban College Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Orchestra play hot tunes for the cold weather at 7:30 p.m. at the Kindig Performing Arts Center, 15800 State St., South Holland. Admission is free. Donations to the Music Scholarship Fund will be accepted. Information: SSC Music Department at (708) 596-2000, Ext. 2316.
Jazz Ensemble: St. Xavier University’s Department of Music presents this 7:30 p.m. show at McGuire Hall in the Warde Academic Center at 3700 W. 103rd St., Chicago. Standards from the Count Basie and Duke Ellington orchestras; bebop classics by Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk and others; and big band interpretations of Latin, funk and rock-jazz fusion favorites will be performed. Admission is $6 for the general public; $5 for seniors, visiting students and the military; and free for SXU students, faculty and staff with current identification, and for prospective students. Information: (773) 298-3421 or sxu.edu.