Because of the current public health crisis, we will not be holding the Holiday Jam in 2020. You have all been so good to us as the Jam has grown over five years, and we promise to be back in 2021!


The Holiday Jam has become an annual musical celebration that audiences call “an awesome show!” The house band includes old friends who played together for years as part of the WQED program Live from Studio A. The Pittsburgh-based lineup of the Holiday Jam is packed with talent, a group nationally recognized musicians bringing their best for home audiences. Come hear what will be an unforgettable night of music featuring unique arrangements blending jazz, rock, and innovative renditions of holiday classics.

Past audience responses include:

“The best Christmas Concert ever!”

“What a show of talent on that stage!”

“Stunning arrangement”

The musical lineup for the evening will be:

Pete Hewlett – vocals, guitar

Lisa Bleil – vocals

Scott Anderson – keyboards, vocals

Maria Becoates-Bey – vocals

Eric DeFade – saxophone

Steve Delach – guitar

Brian Stahurski – bass

Joe Waslousky – drums

Benny Benack, Jr. – saxophone and clarinet

Joe Herndon – trumpet

Pete Hewlett, Brian Stahurski, and Scott Anderson (Photo: Chuck Morreale)
Pete Hewlett, Brian Stahurski, and Scott Anderson (Photo: Chuck Morreale)

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