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Dianne Reeves to Release Xmas Album

Vocalist Dianne Reeves releases her first-ever holiday CD, Christmas Time Is Here, on Blue Note Records on September 28. The 11-song collection features Reeves’ longtime trio of pianist Peter Martin, bassist Reuben Rogers and drummer Greg Hutchinson. Special guests include guitarist Romero Lubambo, saxophonist Steve Wilson, vibraphonist Joe Locke and the Sirius String Quartet.

Reeves has won the Grammy Award for “Best Jazz Vocal Album” for each of her past three records, (In The Moment-Live In Concert, The Calling: Celebrating Sarah Vaughan, and A Little Moonlight) making her the only singer in any genre to have achieved the consecutive “Best Album” trifecta.

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