Sing It to Me Santa rocks the house for music programs at Denver Public Schools

Sing It to Me Santa rocks the house for music programs at Denver Public Schools

The Record Company performs.  Sing It To Me Santa, featuring The Record Company, with Tracksuit Wedding, at the Ogden Theatre in Denver, Colorado.
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“Nothing brings the holiday spirit like a 6-foot-2, Jesus-lookin’ Santa rippin’ a funk lead guitar and stomping about the stage.”

Musician Kyle Wilson’s Facebook post is a fun — and right on the money — description of a Santa Claus suit-wearing Ryan Chrys, who, with steel guitarist Bradley Weaver and acoustic guitarist Bill Nershi, opened Sing It To Me Santa, a wild and super-fun holiday concert that Libby Anschutz, in cooperation with KBCO and Take Note Colorado, started three years ago to fund music education in the Denver Public Schools.

This year, sponsorships alone generated $200,000.

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