FANWOOD, NJ – Fanwood will ring in the season with winter favorites set to traditional jazz when the Florian Schantz Jazz Combo presents a program of holiday music at the Fanwood Library on Sunday, Nov. 24, at 2:00 p.m.

The group’s band leader is Union County-based, 17-year-old professional trumpet player Florian Schantz, who formed the band when he was 9 years old. Florian has performed over 450 engagements across NJ, NY, CT, PA, and Germany.

Also appearing with the group are Rup Chattopadhyay on trombone and tuba, Margaret Schantz on flügelhorn, Cory Ackerman on drums and Lowell Schantz on guitar. This free family program is sponsored by the Friends of the Fanwood Library. For further information, call the library at 908 322-6400 or visit Here's a sample of the Florian Schantz Combo performing live: is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily local news source. Sign up for our free daily eNewsletter and “Like” us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.