The third year of Jazz in the City monthly jazz concerts begins Friday. Concerts will be held 5-7 p.m. the first Friday of every month featuring performers from around the region at The Studio at the Strand, 50 N. George St.

There will be a $3 cover fee or free entrance with student ID.

Musicians for the month of December will be Robin Work on vocals, Ronnie Waters on keyboard, Steve Meashey on bass and Jeff Stabley on drums.