Erich Kunzel and the Cincinnati Pops – Christmastime Is Here

Christmastime Is Here
Erich Kunzel and the Cincinnati Pops
(Telarc – 2006)

Ann Hampton Callaway, Tony DeSare, King’s Singers, John Pizzarelli and Tierney Sutton are but a few reasons to add this great CD to your holiday shopping list. Joining them are the Indiana University Singing Hoosiers, the Children’s Choir from the School for the Creative and Performing Arts. However great these artists are in their own right, it’s the great Maestro Erich Kunzel who is responsible for the greatness of this exceptional holiday offering.

His remarkable 40-year association in Cincinnati and as conductor of The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra has established him as on of the world’s most active classical conductors. He currently reigns as the most successful Billboard Classical Crossover recording artist in history! Ann Hampton Callaway is spell-binding , captivating and in a class all her own on “I Wonder As I Wonder.” John Pizzarelli and Tony DeSare give excellent peformances that will become holiday favorites for years to come. Don’t you dare miss this excellent offering.

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