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Toast of the Nation Rings in 2018

Dec 29, 2017

A NPR tradition every New Year's Eve since the 1970s, Toast of the Nation is the perfect audio complement for this holiday occasion. It's festive jazz you can party to. Spirited, improvised, and swinging, each segment is hosted by Christian McBride. We’ll hear the Best Of -- Jazz Tiny Desk Concerts; John Scofield’s Uber Jam Band At Berklee, 2012 Encore; Dayme Arocena At The San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 2017; Terence Blanchard At The 2017 Tri City Jazz Festival In Cleveland; The Herlin Riley Quintet From Jazz At Lincoln Center, 2017 and Blue Note 2017/2018 Toast of the Nation Encores. 11 PM    Best Of – Jazz Tiny Desk Concerts12 AM   Midnight John Scofield's Uber Jam Band At Berklee, 2012 Encore 1 AM    Dayme Arocena At The San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 2017 2 AM   Terence Blanchard At The 2017 Tri City Jazz Festival In Cleveland 3 AM   The Herlin Riley Quintet From Jazz At Lincoln Center, 2017 4 AM   2017 Blue Note Toast of the Nation Encores Join us New Year's Eve on Different Radio starting at 11 PM.