Looking for some holiday music to get you in the spirit? SiriusXM will be featuring all instrumental Christmas music starting on December 1st!
SiriusXM to Feature Instrumental Christmas Music
SiriusXM will feature instrumental versions of popular Christmas music this holiday season. The channel will offer a mix of traditional and contemporary holiday favorites performed without vocals by some of the biggest names in the industry.
Artists featured on the channel will include Mannheim Steamroller, Kenny G, David Garrett, Trombone Shorty, Amy Grant, and more. The channel will also feature holiday-themed programming hosted by noted conductors, composers, and performers.
Instrumental Christmas Music will air on SiriusXM satellite radio beginning on November 1st and will be available through December 31st.
What is SiriusXM?
SiriusXM is a satellite radio service that offers listeners a wide variety of commercial-free music, sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming. It is one of the leading audio entertainment companies in the United States. SiriusXM has been in operation since 1992 and currently has more than 30 million subscribers.
How to listen to SiriusXM
SiriusXM will offer holiday music on several of its channels beginning Friday, November 1.
To help get you into the holiday spirit, here’s how you can listen to SiriusXM.
If you’re a SiriusXM subscriber, you can listen to holiday music on your computer, phone, or other connected devices by signing in to the SiriusXM app or going to siriusxm.com. Not a subscriber? No problem. You can still listen to holiday music by signing up for a 30-day trial at siriusxm.com/streamfree.
Here are some of the channels that will feature holiday music:
· Holly (Ch. 70): Commercial-free coverage of traditional and contemporary holiday favorites 24/7 will be available beginning Friday, November 1;
· SoulCycles Radio Holiday (Ch. 50): Beginning Friday, November 1 at 12:00 am ET, this channel will feature traditional and modern Christmas classics that are perfect for celebrating the season;
· Hallmark Channel Radio (Ch. 70): Hallmark Channel Radio will get you in the holiday spirit with feel-good Christmas movies and original programming 24/7 starting Friday, November 1;
· Christmas Classics (Ch. 4): Playing all your favorite songs from Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and more crooners of the season 24/7 starting Friday, November 1; and
· Country Christmas (Ch. 58): SirusXM’s Country Christmas channel will feature contemporary and traditional country Christmas hits 24/7 starting Friday, November 15.
Why SiriusXM is featuring instrumental Christmas music
Beginning today and running through Christmas Eve, SiriusXM will feature holiday music from the world’s most celebrated classical and pop instrumentalists, performers, and ensembles.
The channel will offer listeners a wide range of genres including traditional carols, popular holiday hits, film scores, and more.
Among the artists featured on the channel are Mannheim Steamroller, Vince Guaraldi Trio, The Harlem Globetrotters, The Trans-Siberian Orchestra, The Canadian Brass, David Foster, George Winston, and Lisa Loeb.
In addition to featuring holiday music 24/7, SiriusXM will also offer live broadcasts of festive concerts and shows throughout December.
Highlights include A Charlie Brown Christmas Live! with the Vince Guaraldi Trio on December 12 at 8 pm ET; Kurt Bestor’s Orchestral Christmas on December 16 at 7 pm ET; A Trans-Siberian Orchestra Concert Experience on December 17 at 7 pm ET; Mannheim Steamroller 30/40 Live featuring special guest Johnny Mathis on December 21 at 8 pm ET; Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas: Anne Murray With The Mormon Tabernacle Choir And Orchestra At Temple Square on December 22 at 8 pm ET; Lisa Loeb’s My Castle in the Sky: An Instrumental Holiday Celebration on December 23 at 9 pm ET; and The Canadian Brass: Home For The Holidays LIVE from Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto on December 24 at 8 pm ET.
For a complete schedule of concerts and broadcasts, please visit siriusxm.com/instrumentalchristmas.
What type of instrumental Christmas music will be featured
This holiday season, SiriusXM will feature a wide variety of instrumental Christmas music on several of its channels.
From traditional favorites to more modern selections, there will be something for everyone to enjoy. Some of the artists who will be featured include Mannheim Steamroller, Kenny G, the Piano Guys, and Trans-Siberian Orchestra.
So whether you’re looking to relax by the fire or get in the holiday spirit with some festive tunes, be sure to tune in to SiriusXM for all your instrumental Christmas music needs!
When will the instrumental Christmas music be featured
The channel will feature a wide variety of traditional and contemporary instrumental holiday music. From December 1 through December 25, holiday favorites will air commercial-free.
Instrumental Christmas music will be featured on SiriusXM’s Holiday Pops channel from December 1-25. The channel will feature a wide variety of traditional and contemporary instrumental holiday music.