Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton Marsalis Big Band Holidays on 180g 2LP + Download
First Vinyl Release from Blue Engine Records, the New Label from Globally Recognized Brand & Tourist Destination Jazz at Lincoln Center!
Jazz at Lincoln Center's Blue Engine Records celebrates the most wonderful time of the year with the release of Big Band Holidays, a compilation of holiday classics performed live by the world-renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis. Special guests on Big Band Holidays are some of today's commanding new voices in jazz: René Marie, Cécile McLorin Salvant and more.
Every December for more than a decade, the critically acclaimed Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and an all-star roster of guest vocalists have explored the canon of holiday standards to perform new and traditional arrangements of Yuletide favorites. These Big Band Holidays concerts have become a seasonal tradition among jazz lovers and families. Blue Engine Records has assembled highlights from these historical performances to make them available on record for the first time!
Big Band Holidays tracks include holiday favorites including "Jingle Bells," "White Christmas" and "I'll Be Home For Christmas," and feature the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra's signature sense of swing, New Orleans-flavored nuances and deeply soulful and church-rooted grooves.