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Holiday Releases From Kait Dunton, Judith Owen, Staci Griesbach, Liz Kennedy, Caity Gyorgy, Lizzie Thomas and Laila Biali


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This broadcast celebrates Christmas Eve with women driven holiday releases from Kait Dunton, Judith Owen, Staci Griesbach, Liz Kennedy, Caity Gyorgy, Lizzie Thomas and Laila Biali plus birthday shoutouts to Sue Maskaleris, among others. Thanks for listening and please support the artists you hear by purchasing their music so they can continue to comfort, distract, provoke and remind the world that A Woman's Place is in the Groove.


  • Kait Dunton "The Little Funky Drummer Boy" from A Very Keyboards Christmas (Real & Imagined Music) 00:00
  • Judith Owen "Santa Baby" from Winter Wonderland-Holiday Edition (Twanky Records) 02:43
  • Kurt Elling "We Three Kings" from The Beautiful Day (Okeh) 06:00
  • Host speaks 12:22
  • 3Divas Jazz Trio "Please Daddy (Don't Get Drunk This Christmas)" from Christmas in 3D (DIVA Jazz) 13:47
  • Staci Griesbach "It's Raining on Christmas" from Christmastime (Hwy 76 Records) 17:37
  • Liz Kennedy "Snow in San Francisco" from Single (Self Released) 22:53
  • Host speaks 26:49
  • Hendrik Meurkens "Greensleeves-Little Waltz" from Christmas Vibes (Independent) 28:12
  • Deanna Witkowski "Love Came Down" from Love Came Down (single) (Self Released) 32:48
  • Ann Hampton Callaway "What Good Is Being Cranky (When It's Christmas Time)" from The Hope of Christmas (MCG Jazz) 36:58
  • Host speaks 40:50
  • Geri Allen "Joy and Wonder" from The Gathering (Verve) 42:07
  • Marilyn Harris "Make Another Memory" from Single (Self Released) 46:43
  • Grace Garland "Single Mingle Jazz Jingle" from Single (Self Released) 50:05
  • Host speaks 53:20
  • Linda Presgrave "That Special Time Of Year" from A Jazz Christmas-That Special Time Of Year (Metropolitan Records NYC) 54:03
  • Ragan Whiteside "This Christmas" from Single (Self Released) 1:00:00
  • Adrian Cunningham & La Lucha (feat. Camila Meza) "Nochebuena" from New Holiday Classics (Arbors ) 1:03:38
  • Sue Maskaleris "The Meaning (Peace & Love)" from Bring Nothing But Your Heart (Jazilian) 1:07:44
  • Host speaks 1:12:02
  • Billy Stritch "Caroling Caroling" from Christmas at Birdland (Club 44) 1:13:19
  • Lili Añel "George Bailey's Lament" from Better Days Remastered (Self Released) 1:15:35
  • Chimytina (Martina DaSilva, Dan Chmielinski)}} "Diamonds and Pearls" from A Very Chimytina Christmas (Outside In Music) 1:18:38
  • Lizzie Thomas "Star Of Wonder" from Holiday Singles (Dot Time) 1:22:57
  • Host speaks 1:25:32
  • Claire Daly "Holiday Medley-A Merrier Christmas/Stuffy Turkey" from Baritone Monk (NCB Records) 1:26:48
  • Caity Gyorgy "Perfect Time of Year" from Single (La Reserve) 1:33:08
  • Laila Biali "Belle Nuit de Noel" from Single (Empress Music) 1:36:31
  • Host speaks 1:39:58
  • Herb Albert "All I Want For Christmas" from Single (Self Released) 1:41:09
  • Bob Dorough "Blue X-Mas (To Whom It May Concern)" from Yule Be Boppin' (Blue Note) 1:43:33
  • Laura Nyro "Christmas In My Soul" from Christmas and the Beads of Sweat (Columbia) 1:49:10
  • Host speaks 1:56:04
  • Vivien Garry Quintet "A Woman's Place Is In the Groove" from A Woman's Place Is In the Groove (PNR) 1:56:50

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