Celebrate the season with live jazz and a glass of wine in the festive atmosphere of Winterthur’s Galleries Reception Atrium. Cash wine and beer bar; fruit and cheese for purchase. Yuletide Jazz and Wine is $5 per Member. $10 per nonmember. $5 students. 13 and under are free. Yuletide Jazz and Wine entry is included with a nonmember purchase of an earlier, same-day General Admission ticket.
Jazz and Wine tickets include live jazz and entry to the Winterthur Galleries, including feature exhibitions Treasures on Trial: the Art and Science of Detecting Fakes; Royal Splendor: the Coronation Gown from The Crown; and Go to Your Room! Interiors Design & the Youthful Imagination. Nonmember Jazz and Wine ticket purchasers may upgrade their ticket to a Yuletide Tour that evening for an additional $10. Advance registrations strongly recommended, spaces fill early.
Cartoon Christmas Trio
November 22, 5:30–8:00 pm, Galleries Reception Atrium
This jazz trio plays the classic holiday jazz of Vince Guaraldi, composer of the Peanuts soundtracks. Jeff Knoettner on piano, Jimmy Coleman on drums, and Rob Swanson on double bass violin have played to sell-out crowds at the best regional venues (including Philadelphia’s Kimmel Center) for over 20 years. Watch the Cartoon Christmas Trio performing with the Wilmington Children's Choir.
November 29, 5:30–8:00 pm, Galleries Reception Atrium
Featuring Wilmington Delaware's own Tony Smith on trumpet, Mark Johnson on organ, and Wayne Morgan on drums. Join us for an array of musical styles of blues, swing, bebop, " back to the roots " soul and of course, music for the Holiday Season.
December 6, 5:30–8:00 pm, Galleries Reception Atrium
Hot Bijouxx performs an energetic mélange of Prohibition-era jazz, French gypsy swing-waltz, and Brazilian bossa nova. Renditions of Great American Songbook standards are metamorphosized by Hot Bijouxx’s arresting arrangements.
Sharon and Shawn
December 13, 5:30–8:00 pm, Galleries Reception Atrium
The music of Sharon Sable and E. Shawn Qaissaunee is something to be experienced. Together they create a beautiful soundscape that is both bold and understated, appealing to music lovers of all kinds. The musical paths that have brought them together are rich and varied and weave elements of jazz, world, pop, and much more into their memorable and engaging performances.
Rob Zinn Quartet
December 20, 5:30–8:00 pm, Galleries Reception Atrium
The Rob Zinn Group incorporates elements of smooth jazz, blues, funk, latin, R & B, and pop woven around a smooth jazz groove.