Evening Concert

Ring in the New Year with Jazz from NPR 9:00 PM - 2:00 AM on FM 90.9


Friday, December 31: Ring in the New Year with these programs from NPR

New! Jazz Piano Christmas 37 (9:00 PM – 10:00 PM) 

Join us for a twist on your favorite holiday classics! The Kennedy Center and NPR present A Jazz Piano Christmas, the holiday tradition and annual sell-out, where pianists perform their favorite seasonal music. This year features Kennedy Center favorite George Cables, Latin all-star Rebeca Mauleón, Mark G. Meadows and Hancock Institute International Piano Competition Finalist Joshua White.


New! Toast of the Nation” (10:00PM – 2:00AM)

An NPR tradition every New Year's Eve since the 1970s, Toast of the Nation is festive jazz you can party to, all night long.

10:00 PM: Quinteto Astor Piazzolla

11:00 PM: Brandee Younger Quartet

12:00 Midnight: Cory Henry

1:00 AM: Keyon Harrold and The Louis Cole Big Band