STRATFORD, Conn. — First Congregational Church of Stratford will hold its annual New Orleans-style jazz worship service, Fat Sunday, this coming Sunday, Feb. 7.
The musical service reflects similar events which occur in New Orleans churches at this festive pre-Lenten season. Headlining the service will be Vintage Brass Quintet of Milford, accompanied by Dr. Joe Utterback on piano and Brian Coralian on percussion.
Vocalists Michael Jovovich and Jackie Ray will also perform, as will the church’s senior choir.
A special offering will be collected for Back Bay Mission of Biloxi, Mississippi. For more information, call (203) 378-2644.
The service starts at 10 a.m.
First Congregational Church of Stratford is at 2301 Main St., Stratford.