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Jazz for Christmas at Girton

The Chaplain, Tim Boniface, playing the Saxophone at a concert

The Tim Boniface Quartet play The Infant: A Jazz Suite for Christmas

Revd Dr Tim Boniface, College Chaplain, jazz performer, and composer is joined by an energetic and creative rhythm section for a performance of his original work The Infant: A Jazz Suite for Christmas, which was released on CD in 2019. A creative, deep and joyful exploration of the Christmas story, The Infant features Tim on saxophones alongside Phil Merriman (piano), Ed Babar (bass), and Jon Ormston (drums).

'Tuneful, sincere and exciting... and it swings!' 
(Brian Case, Jazz critic)

'I've had such a blast listening to 'The Infant'... Beautiful and uplifting'.
(Will Todd, Composer)

"A quartet who play throughout with invention and commitment" 
(The Jazz Journal)

This event is for College Members* and their guests

  • Mulled wine from 5.45pm
  • The programme will run from 6pm for about 45 minutes.
  • Seating will be pre-assigned to the Stanley Library and Old Hall (round tables) on a first come, first served basis.
  • Free entry, retiring collection to support Girton College Music Society


*Fellows, Students, and Staff all welcome
Tim Boniface - A Jazz Suite at Christmas