Spirit of Christmas Schedule

 

The Spirit of Christmas on WCSF 88.7FM is featuring many exciting programs throughout the holiday season. The following is a tentative list of currently scheduled events. All times are cst.

 

Daily

5 p.m. Cinnamon Bear
(daily) A rebroadcast of the prior day’s edition.

6 p.m. Cinnamon Bear
(daily) 1937 radio drama for children featuring the quest for the silver star.

 

Saturday, December 7, 2013

7 p.m. Christmas Across the Lands
Join host Randy Sherwyn for a Saturday night celebration of the season!

 

Sunday, December 8, 2013

7 p.m. Christmas in Our Town
Three hours of your requests and dedications.

 

Monday, December 9, 2013

7 p.m. Motown Christmas
Starring the hottest Motown stars, including Michael Jackson & the Jackson 5.

8 p.m. Urban Christmas
Featuring a new collection of the hottest urban music stars.

 

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

7 p.m. A Country Christmas
Decidedly country versions of your favorite Christmas songs are featured in this new collection.

8 p.m. Garth Brooks Christmas
Country music legend Garth Brooks sings your favorite Christmas songs.

 

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

7 p.m. Instrumental Christmas
Sit back and relax as we bring you nothing but instrumental versions of holiday classics.

8 p.m. Manheim Steamroller
Your favorite holiday selections featuring Manheim Steamroller’s unique instrumental sound.

 

Thursday, December 12, 2013

7 p.m. Bing Crosby Christmas Collection
Christmas wouldn’t be the same without the holiday styling of Bing.

8 p.m.
Johnny Mathis Christmas Collection
Your Christmas favorites, sung by Johnny Mathis!

 

Friday, December 13, 2013

7 p.m. Pop Stars Sing Christmas Classics
Join your favorite pop stars as they sing new versions of your favorite Christmas carols.

8 p.m. Rockin’ Christmas
The hottest rock stars lend their talents to sing brand new versions of Christmas classics.

 

Saturday, December 14, 2013

7 p.m. Christmas Across the Lands
Join host Randy Sherwyn for a Saturday night celebration of the season!

 

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Noon Children’s Christmas
Two hours of children’s favorite Christmas songs.

7 p.m. Christmas in Our Towm
Three hours of your requests and dedications.

 

Monday, December 16, 2013

7 p.m. Polka Christmas Celebration
The distinctive polka sounds are added to Christmas classics in this collection featuring Joliet’s own Bob Doszak.

8 p.m. Big Band Christmas
Big band versions of your Christmas favorites.

 

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

7 p.m. Mariah Carey Christmas Collection
Pop sensation Mariah Carey performs all your Christmas favorites.

8 p.m. Elvis Presley Christmas Collection
Elvis lends his soulful vocals to the sounds of Christmas.

 

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

7 p.m. Christmas with Nat “King” Cole
The other “king” presents the greatest Christmas songs of all time, along with some selections from his daughter, Natalie Cole.

8 p.m. The Carpenters Christmas Collection
The 70s singing sensations perform their classic holiday collection.

 

Thursday, December 19, 2013

7 p.m. Bing Crosby Christmas Collection
More holiday styling from Bing.

8 p.m. Christmas with the Rat Pack
Join us as the “Rat Pack” celebrates the holidays, featuring Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin.

 

Friday, December 20, 2013

7 p.m. University of St. Francis Schola Cantorum/Concert Chorale/Singing Saints
USF’s own Schola Cantorum, Concert Chorale, and Singing Saints with their 2013 holiday concert, “A Babe is Born: Christmas in the Motherhouse”.

8 p.m. Andy Williams Christmas Special
Spend an hour with Andy Williams as he presents his favorite Christmas songs , recorded live from his theatre in Branson, Missouri!

 

Saturday, December 21, 2013

7 p.m. Christmas Across the Lands
Join host Randy Sherwyn for a Saturday night celebration of the season!

 

Sunday, December 22, 2013

Noon Old-Time Radio Christmas Classic
Complete broadcast of a classic Christmas story from the Golden Age of Radio.

7 p.m. Christmas in Our Town
Three hours of your requests and dedications.

 

Monday, December 23, 2013

7 p.m. World’s Greatest Choirs
Two hours of the best large choirs sing all the best holiday classics.

 

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Noon Top 25 Christmas songs of 2013
A countdown of your favorite Christmas songs of 2013 based on your votes.

5:30pm Snoopy vs. the Red Baron
The children’s classic, and rare, telling of the complete story of Snoopy vs. the Red Baron. A Christmas Eve tradition!

6 p.m. Cinnamon Bear
The exciting conclusion of the children’s Christmas classic.

7 p.m. Christmas Eve with Bing Crosby and Friends
A Christmas Eve special featuring Bing Crosby.

8 p.m. Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Starting at 8pm Christmas Eve and continuing throughout Christmas Day, different special programming featuring the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.

 

Wednesday, December 25, 2013

5 p.m. Cinnamon Bear
A repeat of the exciting conclusion.

6 p.m. Christmas Across the Lands
Join host Randy Sherwyn for a 24 hour celebration of the season!

 

Saturday, December 28, 2013

Noon Christmas Across the Lands
Join host Randy Sherwyn for a 12 hour celebration of the season!

 

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Noon Top 25 Christmas Songs of 2013
A rebroadcast of 2012’s top Christmas songs.

9 p.m. Top 25 Christmas Songs of 2013
A special New Year’s Eve repeat countdown of your favorite Christmas songs.

 

Thursday, January 2, 2014

Noon Spirit of Christmas ends
Spirit of Christmas officially signs off the air as we resume regular “The Edge” programming as Joliet’s only commercial-free alternative music station.