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Kensington's Premium Blend is a well-considered, tasty combination of musical genres: popular music, jazz, folk, Americana, Celtic, new age, and anything else that adds flavor and spice. For each program, host and producer Larry Kensington draws on his broad tastes and all the knowledge he's gained in a lifetime of listening as well as in his three decades as a radio broadcaster.


Kensington's Premium Blend - Program 013 repeat: Winter Solstice/Xmas Special

58:17 minutes (133.4 MB)

Program 013 Playlist (Winter Solstice/Christmas Special)

Vince Guaraldi Trio
A Charlie Brown Christmas
Fantasy 84312

Loreena McKennitt
A Midwinter Night’s Dream
Quinlan Road QRCD 112

Song for a Winter’s Night
Gordon Lightfoot
Gord’s Gold
Reprise 2-2237

I Saw Three Ships
Blackmore’s Night
Winter Carols
Sorcerer Records 81009

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Mila Crowell
I’ll Be Home for Christmas
CatFish Records CFR-2001

O Yule, Full of Gladness
St. Olaf Choir, directed by Anton Armstrong
Sing for Joy
St. Olaf Records E-269

Carol of the Bells
California Guitar Trio
A Christmas Album
Inside Out Music SPV 08565422

Ding! Dong! Merrily on High
Choir of King’s College, Cambridge, directed by Stephen Cleobury
Favourite Carols from King’s
King’s College Choir/LSO KGS 007

Walking in the Air (from The Snowman)
Vladimir Ashkenazy
Walking in the Air: The Music of Howard Blake
Decca 4786300

The Boar’s Head
Maddy Prior & the Carnival Band
Carols & Capers
Park Records PRKCD 9

Sleigh Ride
Nashville Mandolin Ensemble
Sony Music Distribution 67799

Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy (from The Nutcracker)
Andrew York
Perfect Sky
GSP Recordings GSP 1011CD

Gaudete, Gaudete
Boston Camerata, directed by Joel Cohen
A Renaissance Christmas
Nonesuch/Elektra 79134-2

God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
Annie Lennox
A Christmas Cornucopia
Decca/Island 2753309

In Christ There Is No East or West
Leo Kottke
Instrumentals: Best of the Capitol Years
Blue Note Records 7243 5 42312 2 3

Joy to the World
Boston Camerata, directed by Joel Cohen
An American Christmas
Erato 92874-2

George Winston
Windham Hill Records WH-1025

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