• Ring In The Holiday Season With Sherman Irby

    December 10, 2020

    Saxophonist Sherman Irby preforms winter classics like "Let It Snow" and "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town" for the Jazz Night In America holiday special. (Image Credit: Frank Stewart/Jazz at Lincoln Center)

    This holiday season, Jazz Night in America presents your favorite holiday classics, courtesy of Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra saxophonist Sherman Irby and his band.


    Sherman Irby, alto saxophone; Steve Turre, trombone; Isaiah J. Thompson, piano; Gerald Cannon, bass; Chris Beck, drums; Camille Thurman, vocals.


    • "Let it Snow" (Sammy Cahn and Jule Styne)
    • "Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town" (J. Fred Coots and Haven Gillespie)
    • "Wonderin'" (Sherman Irby, lyrics by Sofija Knezevic)
    • "My Only Christmas Wish" (Sherman Irby, lyrics by Sofija Knezevic)
    • "Frosty The Snowman" (Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins)


    Producer: Suraya Mohamed; Writer: Sarah Kerson; Host: Christian McBride; Music Engineers: Rob Macomber and James Nichols(JALC); Technical Director: David Tallacksen; Senior Producer: Katie Simon; Executive Producers: Anya Grundmann and Gabrielle Armand; Senior Director of NPR Music: Lauren Onkey.

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