24 Hours of Holiday Music available FREE on PRX or Download starting on December 1st
KSDS Jazz 88.3 presents Sounds of the Season, 24 hours of holiday music, featuring old favorites (Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, etc.), current stars (Dianne Reeves, Wynton Marsalis, Jeff Hamilton, Marcus Roberts) and the recently departed (Chick Corea, Joey DeFrancesco, Ramsey Lewis
These are a few of the seasonal favorites to be heard:
Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! – Ella Fitzgerald;
Deck the Halls – Herbie Hancock;
Carol of the Bells – Nancy Wilson;
Sugar Rum Cherry – Duke Ellington Orchestra;
Here Comes Santa Claus – Jeff Hamilton;
Sleigh Ride – Diana Krall.
Also included is a reading of the classic,’Twas the Night Before Christmas, by the late southern California jazz radio personality, Chuck Niles.
Length: Each hour is 59:00 and includes a floating 60 sec break