Concert and jazz bands will present program Tuesday night

The Taft Union High School concert band and jazz band will perform a Christmas concert from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday in the high school auditorium.

The concert band will perform an "African Bell Carol" (a drummer's take of "Carol of the Bells"), "All Is Calm" (an arrangement of "Silent Night") and "Sleigh Ride," an American classic by Leroy Anderson.

Then the jazz band will play: "Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer" featuring trumpet soloist Ashley Ramos; "Jingle Bell Boogie" featuring soloist Ben Pitts on tenor sax; and "A Charlie Brown Christmas" featuring Macy Bratcher on bass guitar, Zack Fearon on piano and Isaiah Sharp on alto sax.

The concert is free and open to the public.