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Grace Church celebrates MLK with a jazz concert

On Sunday, Jan. 20 at the 10 a.m. service, Grace Church will celebrate and worship with a special jazz service in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The guest musicians that day will be Onion River Jazz Band, a talented group based in Burlington that has been inspiring congregations all over Vermont with their energy and spirit. This seven-piece ensemble will play jazz arrangements of hymns as well as other powerful music. The choir will sing gospel arrangements by John Harrison in the African American tradition. Feel free to "rise up singing" if you feel the spirit! After the service, the band will play jazz music in Fellowship Hall.