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This is finally kicking in on Monday!!

Yeah!!

Finally but at the same token, the last 22 days have gone by pretty quick.

Cheers!!

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My local station, well the closest one that I get until my actual local stations start in Dec has a countdown clock to the start of the Holiday music!!
I guess they wanted to avert the emails that they would have received starting next week.

Burlington, Vt: http://www.star929.com/

Clock is counting down from 24 days from now for the start of the Holiday Music!!

Can't wait!!

Cheers!!

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KEZ 99.9 In Phoenix, AZ has started played christmas music today!

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SIRIUS|XM holiday channels coming soon!

Teaser! - http://www.xmradio.com/onxm/features/holiday.xmc

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OK here is what I have found- I am not sure if someone did this but I haven't seen any threads as such.

•Holly (Sirius channel 3 and XM channel 23) will feature contemporary holiday music as well as traditional favorites, including songs by John Mayer, Colbie Caillat, Josh Groban and Michael Buble.

Holly will run from Monday, November 16th through Thursday, December 31st


•Holiday Traditions (Sirius channel 4 and XM channel 4) will feature traditional holiday recordings from the '40s through the '60s by artists such as Bing Crosby, Andy Williams, Ray Conniff and Nat "King" Cole.

Holiday Traditions will run from Monday, November 16th through Friday, December 25th


•Holiday Pops (Sirius channel 79 and XM channel 77) will feature classical Christmas carols sung by the greatest classical musicians of all-time, including the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Luciano Pavarotti, Boston Pops and Leontyne Price.

Holiday Pops will run from Monday, December 7th through Friday, December 25th


•Country Christmas (Sirius channel 62 and XM channel 10) will feature a wide-ranging assortment of country Christmas music, including Garth Brooks, Carrie Underwood and Kenny Rogers.

Country Christmas will run from Monday, December 7th through Friday, December 25th
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Ft Lauderdale & West Palm Beach, florida USA

http://classicalsouthflorida.publicr...1/holiday.html

Classical South Florida

(They must not be proud of their call sign, I couldn’t find it.)

88.7 - Fort Lauderdale, Florida USA & 101.9 - West Palm Beach

A synopsis of each show is provided at the above link.

All Times Eastern Standard

Thursday, Nov. 26, 10 a.m. - Giving Thanks

Thursday, Nov. 26, 8 p.m., - Harvest Home: Thanksgiving with the Dale Warland Singers

Wednesday, Monday, Dec. 7, 8 p.m. – Welcome Christmas

Wednesday, December 9th, 8 p.m. – Echoes of Christmas

Thursday, Dec. 10, 8 p.m. and Monday, Dec. 14, 8 p.m. – Candles Burning Brightley

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 8 p.m. – A Chanticleer Christmas

Monday, Dec. 21, 8 p.m. – Cantus: All Is Calm

Wednesday, Dec. 23, 8 p.m. – A Harpist’s Christmas

December 24, 10:00 a.m. - A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
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WKCC – 91.1 – Kankakee, Illinois USA

Kankakee Community College Public Radio

http://www.kcc.edu/radio/WKCCAnnounc...orm2.aspx?ID=7

A synopsis of each show is available at the above link.

All Times Eastern

November 26:

9 a.m. - Harvest Home: Thanksgiving with the Dale Warland Singers
10 a.m. - The Splendid Table's Turkey Confidential
5 p.m. - Giving Thanks: A Celebration of Fall, Food and Gratitude with John Birge

December 7, 7 pm. and December 25, 5 p.m. - Welcome Christmas!

December 8, 7 p.m. - Chanukah in Story and Song

December 9, 7 p.m. - Happy Joyous Hanukah

December 14, 7 p.m. - A Harpist's Christmas

December 15, 7 p.m. - Choirs & Carols: An NPR Christmas

December 17, 7 p.m. - Christmas with the Philadelphia Singers 2009

December 18, 7 p.m. - Jazz Piano Christmas XX

December 21, 7 p.m. - Hanukkah Lights 2009

December 22, 7 p.m. - Lessons and Carols from Washington National Cathedral 2009

December 23, 7 p.m. - Mother of God: a Portrait in Song

December 24:

9 a.m. - A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
7 p.m. - Jonathan Winters' A Christmas Carol
8 p.m. - A Paul Winter Solstice Concert
10 p.m. - Messiah with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and the Mendelssohn Choir

December 25:

9 a.m. - Cantus: All is Calm
10 a.m. - Echoes of Christmas
11 a.m. - A Chanticleer Christmas
noon. - Tinsel Tales: NPR Christmas Favorites
1 p.m. - Christmas with Morehouse and Spelman Glee Clubs
2 p.m. - St. Olaf Christmas Festival
4 p.m. - All Songs Considered for the Holidays
6 p.m. - Christmas Around the Country

December 31, 7 p.m. - Toast of the Nation

January 1, 10 a.m. - New Year's Day from Vienna 2010
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Montana USA Public Radio - Several Stations Statewide

Montana Public Radio

89.1 Missoula (KUFM)
89.9 Kalispell (KUKL)
89.9 Great Falls (KGPR)
91.1 Swan Lake (K216BE)
91.3 Butte (KAPC)
91.5 North Missoula (K218AI)
91.7 Helena (KUHM)
91.7 Dillon (K219CS)
91.7 Whitefish (K219BN)
91.9 Hamilton (KUFN)
98.3 White Sulphur Springs (K252AD)
107.1 Marysville (K296BI)

http://www.mtpr.net/whatsnew/69


Holiday Programs Schedule 2009

Holiday Programs 2009

Best wishes for the holidays from all of us at Montana Public Radio!

Thanksgiving
November 23
7:30pm Getaway - Thanksgiving Weekend Travel Music.

November 26
1:00pm Giving Thanks: Celebrating Fall, Food and Gratitude.
8:00pm Harvest Home: Thanksgiving with the Dale Worland Singers, an a capella ensemble.

November 27
1:05pm National Day of Listening Special - Storycorps project.
2:00pm Third Coast Audio Festival - best radio documentaries.

Montana Special - December 15
8:30pm Selected Shorts Funny Fictions - recorded live in Whitefish Montana.

Hannukah
December 14
7:30pm Happy Joyous Hannukah - features the Klezmatics.

December 17
1:00pm Hannukah Lights 2009 - Hosted by Susan Stamberg, with new stories by Danit Brown, Michael Blumenthal and Rachel Shukert.
8:00pm Hannukah in Story and Song - features vocal sextet The Western Wind, narrated by Leonard Nimoy.

December 21 – Solstice
7:30pm A Paul Winter Solstice Concert - an annual musical celebration from St. John the Divine Cathedral in NYC.

December 24 - Christmas Eve
4:00pm The Pea Green Boat Christmas Eve With Annie Garde.
5:00pm All Things Considered from NPR.
7:30pm Tinsel Tales: NPR Christmas Favorites - With David Sedaris, Bailey White, John Henry Faulk.
8:30pm A Christmas Carol - complete reading by Walt Dunlop.
11:00pm Mother of God: A Portrait in Song - devotional music from the Carmel Festival Chorale.
12:00am Lessons and Carols from the National Cathedral - a special holiday service from Washington D.C.
1:00am A 1940's Radio Christmas - a reminiscense including Guy Lombardo, Judy Garland, Big Crosby and Kate Smith.

December 25 - Christmas Day
5:00am Morning Edition, NPR news until 9:00am
9:00am A Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor
9:05 am Christmas Around the Country - the best of the nation's holiday performances from coast to coast.
10:00am Echoes of Christmas - the signature holiday concert from the Dale Worland Singers.
11:00am Freeforms for Christmas - from MTPR.
12:30pm BBC World Service - International news.
12:55pm A Christmas Memory - a reading by Gus Chambers of this classic Truman Capote tale.
1:30pm Musician's Spotlight Holiday Special - with George Winston, Shawn Colvin, David Grisman and more.
2:06pm Choirs and Carols - performers from around the world share special holiday music in the NPR studios.
3:00pm A Harpists Christmas - Yolanda Kondonassis celerates the season with her heavenly instrument.
4:00pm A Chanticleer Christmas - from Gregorian Chant to Gospel, from the acclaimed, male a capella ensemble.
5:00pm All Things Considered - NPR news.
7:00pm A Carolina Christmas, with Kathy Matea, VOX vocal ensemble, and baroque celtic singers The Beggar Boys.
8:00pm All Songs Considered - an eclectic holiday music mix from NPR.
9:00pm Thistle & Shamrock - annual celtic holiday gathering.

December 26 – Kwanza
8:00am A Seasons Griot - a special Kwanza celebration in story and song, for and about children.

December 31 - New Year’s Eve
1:00pm Capitol Steps - New Year’s Edition of “Politics Takes a Holiday.”
8:00pm Toast of the Nation Welcomes 2010- live from NPR.
10:00pm New Year’s Eve with MTPR’s John Myers, until 2:00am.

January 1, 2010 - New Year’s Day
9:00am New Year’s Day Live from Vienna - the Vienna Philharmonic plays waltzes, marches and polkas.
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KBAQ - Tempe, Arizona USA

KBAQ – 89.5 - Tempe, Arizona USA

http://www.kbaq.org/programs/specials/holiday

Synopsis of each show at above link

Thursday,December 10, 2009 7pm ASU in Concert

Friday,December 11, 2009 7PM Chanukah in Story and Song

Saturday,December 12, 2009 7PM Eight Candles

Monday,December 14, 2009 7PM Music of the Baroque Christmas

Thursday,December 17, 2009 7PM ASU in Concert

Friday, December 18, 2009 7PM A Chanticleer Christmas

Saturday, December 19, 2009 7PM The Best Gifts

Monday, December 21, 2009 7PM Echoes of Christmas

Tuesday, December 22, 2009 7PM Southwest Season Ticket: Phoenix Chorale "Laud to the Nativity"

Thursday, December 24, 2009 9AM A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Thursday, December 24, 2009 7PM ASU in Concert

Friday, December 25, 2009 7PM Leroy Anderson Christmas

Friday January 1, 2010 7PM New Years Day from Vienna 2010
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Hawaii USA Public Radio - Four Statewide

http://www.hawaiipublicradio.org/hpr...iew&id=1261&IP

Hawaii Public Radio

KHPR – 88.1 – Honolulu
KKUA – 90.7 – Wailuku
KANO – 91.1 – Hilo
KIPO – 89.3 – Honolulu

Synopsis of all shows at above link.

KIPO 89.3 Honolulu

November 26 Thanksgiving:

6:00-8:00 a.m. Turkey Confidential
8:00-9:00 p.m. Harvest Home: Thanksgiving with the Dale Warland Singers

December 22 - 5-5:30 p.m. Aloha Shorts presents local Christmas stories

December 24 - 5-6 pm Jonathan Winters’ Carol


December.25 -- CHRISTMAS DAY :
8 to 9 a.m. Jazz Piano Christmas
3-4 p.m. Tinsel Tales
8-10 P.M. The Yule Deal

December, 29 - 5-5:30 p.m. Aloha Shorts presents local Christmas stories

NEW YEAR’S EVE - December 31, 2009
5-6 p.m. All Songs Considered (NPR)

NEW YEAR’S DAY – January 1, 2010
8-9 a.m. A Season’s Griot (PRI)


KHPR 88.1 Honolulu/KKUA 90.7 Wailuku/KANO 91.1 Hilo

Dec. 11th 3 pm Happy Joyous Hannukah

Dec. 16th 7 pm Choirs & Carols: An NPR Christmas

Dec. 18th 7 pm Echoes of Christmas

Dec. 20 9 pm The Early Muse – Christmas in Venice

Dec. 21 7 pm Christmas Around the Country

Dec. 22 7 pm Christmas with Madrigalia

Dec. 23 7 pm Welcome Christmas

Dec. 24 8:30 am A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

3 pm A Chanticleer Christmas

6 p.m. Nani Na Pua, the Hawaii Youth Opera Chorus's annual celebration

7 pm Mother of God: A Portrait in Song

Dec. 25 – CHRISTMAS DAY
9 am St. Olaf Christmas

11 am Cantus: All is Calm

3 pm Christmas with Morehouse and Spelman Glee Clubs

6 pm The Christmas Revels: In Celebration of the Winter Solstice 2009


January 1st NEW YEAR’S DAY 2010 10 am New Year’s Day from Vienna 2010
The Vienna Philharmonic presents its annual “New Year’s Day in Vienna” -
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WPLN – Nashville, Tennessee USA

Nashville Public Radio - http://wpln.org/?page_id=1468

WPLN – 90.3 FM, 1430 AM, HD-2, & HD-3 – Music City USA

A synopsis of each show is a click away at the above link.

All Times Central Standard

Wednesday, November 25
Giving Thanks: A Celebration of Fall, Food and Gratitude with John Birge
8 p.m. to 10 p.m

Thursday, November 26
The Splendid Table’s Turkey Confidential 2009
10 a.m. to Noon

Friday, December 11
Hanukkah Lights
Noon to 1 p.m. on 1430 WPLN-AM

Saturday, December 19
Nashville Unlimited Christmas Special
7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday, December 20

Studio C Holiday Special
3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Messiah with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and the Mendelssohn Choir
8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Monday, December 21

Christmas Around the Country
8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Paul Winter Solstice Concert
9 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Tuesday, December 22
Studio C Holiday Special (rebroadcast)
8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Wednesday, December 23
Christmas with the Philadelphia Singers 2009
8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Thursday, December 24

All Songs Considered for the Holidays
Noon to 1 p.m. on 1430 WPLN-AM
From NPR comes an eclectic mix of holiday music by emerging and breakout bands. Join Bob Boilen and friends as they host the first All Songs Considered holiday special from NPR Music.

A Car Talk Christmas Carol Redux
7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Hear a refreshed and updated version of the holiday classic, starring Tom and Ray Magliozzi, and a stellar cast of public radio personalities including Robert Siegel as Bob Cratchit.

Lessons and Carols from Washington National Cathedral 2009
8 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Listen to the annual one-hour broadcast of the Lessons and Carols service from the National Cathedral, hosted by Robert Aubry Davis.

Choirs and Carols: An NPR Christmas
9 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Hear musicians from around the world in NPR’s performance studio as they share special holiday moments. Join host Lisa Simeone for ancient harmonies from Trio Medieval, traditional carols from the Riga Dom Boys Choir, plus music from Finland’s YL Choir, The Pittsburgh Brass, and members of Trio Voronezh.

Friday, January 1
New Year’s Day from Vienna 2010
8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Join us on New Year’s Day 2010 for a sparkling celebration, live from the Golden Hall at the Musikverein in Vienna. The Vienna Philharmonic presents its annual New Year’s Day concert, including your favorite waltzes and polkas, and so much more.
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