The jazz bands of Darien High School, Middlesex Middle School and the  fifth and sixth grade  jazz lab will present their annual “evening of sweet Jazz!” This fundraising performance will be held at the Middlesex Middle School Cafeteria and is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 8 at 7 p.m. with a snow date of Feb. 13. All are invited to enjoy dessert, coffee and great jazz! Proceeds will go toward funding band and jazz activities in all Darien Schools. Pre-sale tickets for adults are $15; students $10.

Tickets will be $20 at the door. To purchase a ticket contact your school’s band teacher, by February 6. Please include your name, email and number of adult and student tickets with your payment. No tickets will be issued but a reservation list will be maintained at the door. Contact Band Directors Colin Walters (elementary) Jim Carter (MMS) at: or Jon Grauer (DHS at: for additional information.

Pictured: The Middlesex Middle School jazz Ensemble performing at The Sweet Night of Jazz.