Jazz

7:00pm

Thu December 26, 2013
The Vince Guaraldi Story

It’s Jazz, Charlie Brown: The Vince Guaraldi Story

Airs Thursday, December 26 at 7 p.m. Vince Guaraldi wrote some of the most popular music ever composed by a jazz artist. Drawing on boogie-woogie, blues, bebop, Latin jazz, and bossa nova, he created a magical and evocative sound that was heard by millions of listeners around the world through the Peanuts TV specials, beginning with “A Charlie Brown Christmas” in 1965.

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4:00pm

Wed December 25, 2013
Jazz at Lincoln Center

Jazz at Lincoln Center Holiday Special

Airs, Wednesday, December 25 at 10 p.m. No one throws a holiday party like Jazz At Lincoln Center!  Wynton Marsalis leads an all-star lineup through a Yuletide romp.  The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra is joined by vocalists René Marie and Gregory Porter for a New Orleans style holiday treatment of I'll Be Home for Christmas, Winter Wonderland and We Three Kings. Wendell Pierce hosts. 

2:00pm

Wed December 25, 2013
Jazz Piano Christmas

Jazz Piano Christmas XXIV

Airs Wednesday, December 25 at 9 p.m. NPR Music brings you another great concert from Kennedy Center. Andy Bey, Michelle Rosewoman, Stanley Cowell, and Sullivan Fortner perform their favorite holiday songs in a program hosted by Felix Contreras.

12:00am

Fri December 20, 2013
Joy To The World

Joy To The World

Repeat Broadcast on Wednesday, December 25 at 11 p.m.
Aired Friday, December 20 at 11 p.m. Vocalist Catherine Russell joins pianist Bob Thompson and his band for modern jazz takes on Holiday favorites, new and old, for the 20th anniversary of 'Joy to the World'. 

8:00pm

Mon December 16, 2013

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