Holiday Jazz Specials on KJEM!
Join KJEM this Holiday season for some festive brightness to lighten up the dark month of December. Click on the drop-downs below to see when specials are airing.
6:00PM PST, A Winter Wonderland! Afterglow Special. It’s not Christmas music, but simply wintry-inspired tunes in anticipation of the official start of Winter, the winter solstice.
6:00PM PST, A Modern Jazz Christmas Afterglow Holiday Special. We all love the standards, but it’s nice to hear something new occasionally. This special explores Holiday music that isn’t afraid of new directions.
11:00AM PST, Saturday Morning Jazz with Thom Kokenge: ‘Twas The Saturday Before Christmas Special. Join Thom for some fun Christmas merriment during his lighthearted-Saturday-morning-cartoons-inspired show.
5:00PM PST, Hep to the Holidays. This self-described “cool-Yule” music will chill you out, if you’re feeling a little frantic.
6:00PM PST, The Retro Cocktail Hour Christmas Special. Hang the mistletoe and spike the egg nog! The Retro Cocktail Hour Christmas Special serves up some crazy cool space age pop for the holidays.
6:00PM PST, A Jazz Christmas Holiday. The classics, 100%.
6:00PM PST, An Afro Blue Christmas. This A Capella college choir will amaze you with their harmonies and imaginative arrangements of Christmas music. This special will help you set some caroling goals!
7:00PM PST, KJEM’s own Logan Plant provides some special Holiday music on his show The Speakeasy.
8:00PM PST, Dee Alexander: Jazz at Christmastime. Dee Alexander sings soulfully in this special that was recorded live in Chicago.
6:00PM PST, Jazz Night in America: A Holiday Celebration. Join one of the premier Jazz programs in the nation with their special taken from a live performance.
7:00PM PST, KJEM’s own Riley Hoover spins some special Holiday music in his eclectic show The Yardsale.
8:00PM PST, A Modern Jazz Christmas Afterglow Holiday Special (Repeat).
10:00AM PST, A Jazz Christmas Holiday (Repeat).
11:00AM PST, Hep to the Holidays (Repeat)
12:00PM PST, KJEM’s Happy Holiday Special. Join the staff of KJEM for a holiday special. Let us share with you the joy of the holidays at KJEM!
1:00PM PST, An Afro Blue Christmas (Repeat)
6:00PM PST, Dee Alexander: Jazz at Christmastime (Repeat)
7:00PM PST, KJEM’s own Valerie Rice celebrates Christmas Day with you in a special episode of The Swingtime Hour.
8:00PM PST, A Very Crooner Christmas Afterglow Holiday Special. End Christmas Day and float into Christmas night with the classic crooners of yesteryear, featuring Bing Crosby, Rosemary Clooney, and Frank Sinatra.