Dave Koz 20th Anniversary Christmas Tour with special guests David Benoit, Rick Braun, Peter White & introducing Selina Albright

by Malaika Paul

December 11, 2017

Since 1997, Dave Koz, acclaimed smooth jazz saxophonist has become a staple of the holiday season for fans across the US by bringing together a stellar lineup every December to ring in the most wonderful time of the year.

The tradition continues in 2017 as Dave Koz celebrates the 20th Anniversary Christmas Tour with special guests pianist David Benoit, trumpeter Rick Braun, guitarist Peter White & introducing singer Selina Albright (daughter of Gerald Albright another jazz saxophonist).

The all-star band performed this past Saturday, December 9th, 2017 at the Chicago Theater in Chicago with a fresh rendition of Christmas classics and hits from their respective albums.

Dave Koz has had 9 No. 1 albums on Billboard’s Current Contemporary Jazz Album chart—he’s also a 9-time Grammy nominee.

In 2009, Koz was honored with a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame.   Over the course of a career that has spanned a quarter of a century, Koz has collaborated with artists as diverse as Burt Bacharach, Celine Dion, and U2.