Holiday programming on KLRU-Q

Monday, 12/13 at 11:00pm:  Michael McDonald – This Christmas: A Soundstage Special Event – The soulful singer performs “White Christmas,” “What Christmas Means to Me” and other favorites.

Tuesday, 12/14 at 11:00pm:  Faith Hill, Joy to the World: A Soundstage Special Event – Faith performs holiday favorites backed by an orchestra led by esteemed conductor David Campbell.

Wednesday, 12/15 at 11:00pm:  Holly Jolly Pops Holiday with Barenaked Ladies – The upbeat hitmakers put a twist “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen,” “Three Ships” & “Green Christmas.”

Saturday, 12/18 at 11:00pm:  L.A. Holiday Celebration 2010 – Performers of African, Asian, European and Latino backgrounds join to express the joy of the season.

Sunday, 12/19 at 11:00pm
:  Christmas with the Annie Moses Band – The all-sibling group puts an eclectic mix of classical, jazz and pop on holiday classics.

Monday, 12/20
8:00pm: Night Before Christmas Carol – Filmed in the spirit of a classic BBC-style presentation, actor David zum Brunnen portrays Charles Dickens — and seventeen other familiar characters from the ghostly classic, A Christmas Carol.
9:00pm: Downe In Yon Forrest: Christmas from the Middle Ages – During this Christmas Concert, Kemper Crab gives the history of each song in between performances.
10:00pm: Tonic Sol-Fa Christmas – Vocal quartet Tonic Sol-fa has established itself as one of the most in-demand a cappella groups in the United States. This spirited holiday program highlights the foursome’s trademark humor and skilled musicianship.
11:00pm: Anuna: Christmas Memories – The Celtic Irish choral group performs its emotional music and reminisces about holiday memories.

Tuesday, 12/21 at 11:00pm:  Orla Fallon’s Celtic Christmas – The angel-voiced former Celtic Woman performs beloved carols and well-known holiday classics.

Wednesday, 12/22 at 11:00pm:  Northern Light Orchestra – Spirit of Christmas – Christmas classics and amazing rock and pop musicianship combine with an incredible light show.

Thursday, 12/23 at 11:00pm: Christmas Concert Special with Jessica Simpson and Special Guests – The pop star performs a festive set of yuletide favorites with Willie Nelson and other guests.

Saturday, 12/25 at 11:00pm:  Downe In Yon Forrest: Christmas from the Middle Ages (encore) – During this Christmas Concert, Kemper Crab gives the history of each song in between performances.