The Sherman Chamber Ensemble will present free Thanksgiving weekend "Jazzing Up the Classics" matinee concerts in Sherman and Kent.

Concerts will be held Nov. 24 at 4 p.m. at the Sherman Congregational Church on Church Road and Nov. 25 at 3 p.m. at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church at the corner of routes 7 and 341.

Pianist Ted Rosenthal, flutist and vocalist Susan Rotholz, cellist Eliot Bailen, bassit Thomson Kneeland and drummer Chris Parker will perform.

The performances will be followed by a reception with the artists.

For more information, call 860-355-5930 or visit