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The Jim Martinez Quartet and Dayton Philharmonic Bring "A Charlie Brown Christmas" to Schuster


The Dayton Philharmonic is presenting a special Holiday Pops event this holiday season, fronted by The Jim Martinez Quartet for "The Jazz Music of A Charlie Brown Christmas." Arranging team Tim and Louise Berens stopped by WYSO's Excursions to talk about the beloved holiday favorite, their treatments for the orchestra, and what to expect for this performance.

The Jim Martinez Quartet and Dayton Philharmonic are presenting "The Jazz Music of A Charlie Brown Christmas" this Saturday, December 28 at 8 PM at the Schuster Center. More information can be found at DaytonPerformingArts.org.

Evan Miller is a percussionist, lover of sound, and is probably buying too many cassette tapes online right now. Evan got his start in radio in 2012 at WWSU at Wright State University, where he was studying percussion performance. He followed through with both endeavors and eventually landed a lucrative dual career playing experimental music at home and abroad, and broadcasting those sounds to unsuspecting listeners Sunday nights on The Outside. Maintaining a connection to normal music, Evan also plays drums in bands, and hosts WYSO's weekday music show Excursions. When not doing something music-related, Evan is most likely listening to podcasts or watching food videos at home with his cat.