The Manhattan Transfer Swings Christmas at State Theatre, New Brunswick

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Add to Calendar 2012-12-14 2012-12-14 35 The Manhattan Transfer Swings Christmas at State Theatre, New Brunswick “The most enduringly creative vocal group in jazz history.”—JAZZTIMES

Swing into the holiday season with 10-time Grammy® Award-winning jazz vocal group, The Manhattan Transfer! Celebrating their 40th anniversary in 2012, the quartet will perform an evening of familiar favorites as well as holiday hits from their two Christmas albums, An Acappella Christmas and The Christmas Album, including “Santa Claus is Coming to Town (Santaman),” “Let it Snow, Let it Snow,” “White Christmas,” “Merry Christmas Baby,” “Happy Holidays,” and more.

The platinum-selling ensemble made Grammy® history in 1981 by becoming the first group to win Grammys® simultaneously in both the jazz and pop categories. The group’s 1985 release Vocalese received 12 Grammy® Award nominations, second only to Michael Jackson’s Thriller at the time.

The members of The Manhattan Transfer include Tim Hauser, Janis Siegel, Cheryl Bentyne, and Alan Paul.
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State Theatre, New Brunswick
15 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ
732-246-7469

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Fri, December 14, 2012
8 pm

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“The most enduringly creative vocal group in jazz history.”—JAZZTIMES

Swing into the holiday season with 10-time Grammy® Award-winning jazz vocal group, The Manhattan Transfer! Celebrating their 40th anniversary in 2012, the quartet will perform an evening of familiar favorites as well as holiday hits from their two Christmas albums, An Acappella Christmas and The Christmas Album, including “Santa Claus is Coming to Town (Santaman),” “Let it Snow, Let it Snow,” “White Christmas,” “Merry Christmas Baby,” “Happy Holidays,” and more.

The platinum-selling ensemble made Grammy® history in 1981 by becoming the first group to win Grammys® simultaneously in both the jazz and pop categories. The group’s 1985 release Vocalese received 12 Grammy® Award nominations, second only to Michael Jackson’s Thriller at the time. ...
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