“An awesome show!”

The Holiday Jam returns in 2021 to bring in the season with performances on Friday, December 10, 7:00pm and Saturday, December 11, 7:00pm at the New Hazlett Theater. Returning for the sixth time, the Jam gathers some of Pittsburgh’s most celebrated performers in a live concert that features Jam’s signature blend of jazz, rock, and innovative renditions of holiday classics.

“The best Christmas Concert ever!”

“What a show of talent on that stage!”

Maria singing photoThe Holiday Jam has become an annual musical celebration that audiences love. 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, playing unique arrangements that blend jazz, rock, and innovative renditions of holiday classics. The musical lineup for the evening will be:

Scott Anderson – keyboards, vocals

Lisa Bleil – 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

Bob Matchett – trombone

Clint Bleil – saxophone

Additionally, the 2021 Holiday Jam will feature two beloved Pittsburgh musicians, Benny Benack III and Clinton Clegg, as special guest artists.