Old Bridge, NJ – Jan. 3rd, 2020 – The Old Bridge Public Library will welcome the Glenn Crytzer Trio for an afternoon of vintage American jazz during the next Second Saturday Concert Series on Sat. Jan. 11th at 2:30pm.
Glenn Crytzer is a New York City-based bandleader, arranger, composer, guitarist, and vocalist who specializes in the music of the Jazz Age and Swing Era of the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s. The Trio’s repertoire includes the music of artists like Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, Jean Goldkette, Paul Whiteman and many others.
Crytzer completed his formal training in classical composition and cello at the Cleveland Institute of Music and Florida State University, and has become a staple in New York City’s jazz scene as a guitarist and bandleader. He has released eight albums with his big band and combos and dozens of his recordings have been featured in films and TV shows seeking to evoke the sound of the golden age of radio. In 2017, his big band was named “Best Group in New York” in the NYC Jazz Awards. More information can be found at www.glenncrytzer.com.
Attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable, unexpired donation for the Old Bridge Food Bank to this free concert.
The Old Bridge Public Library has consistently been voted one of the three Best Public Libraries in Middlesex County by the readers of the Home News Tribune. The Library is open seven-days-a-week and is located at 1 Old Bridge Plaza at the corner of Rt. 516 and Cottrell Road in the Municipal Center. More information about this and other Library programs is available at www.oldbridgelibrary.org or by calling 732-721-5600 x5033. The satellite Laurence Harbor branch is located at 277 Shoreland Circle; phone: 732-566-2227.