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A Christmas party with Kansas Smitty’s House Band

A party feel to the last J to Z of the year, featuring live music from London swing maestros Kansas Smitty’s and special guests.

A party feel to the last J to Z of the year, featuring live music from swing maestros Kansas Smitty’s House Band and some very special guests, recorded at their bar in East London.

Kansas Smitty’s get the joint jumping with their vintage jazz stylings and presenters Jumoké Fashola, Julian Joseph and Kevin Le Gendre share their musical highlights from the past year – along with a Christmas tune or two.

Produced by Dominic Tyerman for Somethin’ Else.

1 hour, 29 minutes

Music Played

  • Kansas Smitty's

    Twentieth Century

  • Kansas Smitty's

    High Noon

  • Kansas Smitty's

    St. Seer

    • Live at Kansas Smitty's for J to Z.
  • In Common

    Unsung

    • Whirlwind.
  • Wynton Marsalis

    Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

    • Christmas Jazz Jam.
    • Somerset Entertainment Ltd..
  • Kansas Smitty's

    The Bipper

  • Kansas Smitty's

    Blue Peter

    • Live at Kansas Smitty's for J to Z.
  • Kansas Smitty's

    Take Me Home

    • Live at Kansas Smitty's for J to Z.
  • Camilla George

    Carry The Runnings Away

    • The People Could Fly.
  • Joshua Trinidad

    Bell

    • In November.
    • RareNoiseRecords.
  • Dexter Gordon

    The Christmas Song

    • The Panther.
    • Prestige.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?

    • Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas.
    • Verve Records.
  • Kansas Smitty's

    Messi

    • Live at Kansas Smitty's for J to Z.
  • Kansas Smitty's

    Ride On

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