Jazz vocalist brings holiday music to the peninsula

The Kilgore Trio.

ILWACO, Wash. — The Water Music Society on the Long Beach Peninsula celebrates the season with an afternoon of Christmas and holiday music.

The event takes place Sunday, Dec. 2, at Harbour Village in Ilwaco. Festivities begin at 2 p.m. with sweet and savory treats, beverages and a no-host champagne and wine bar. Then enjoy a musical feast at 3 p.m. by jazz vocalist Rebecca Kilgore and her band composed of piano, string bass, clarinet, saxophone and trombone.

Kilgore has been inducted into the Oregon Music Hall of Fame and the Jazz Society of Oregon Hall Of Fame.

Tickets are available for $10 online at watermusicfestival.com or at the door. A portion of the proceeds are donated to local school music departments to further students’ musical opportunities and education.


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