by / Wednesday, 14 November 2012 / Published in Koz News

Seven-time GRAMMY® nominee and Starlight Children’s Foundation global ambassador Dave Koz has partnered with California Pizza Kitchen tobring holiday cheer to audiences and restaurant guests across the U.S. Beginning today, KOZ Wines’ delicious “You Make Me Smile” Chardonnay and “Know You By Heart” Merlot wines will be available by the glass and bottle at all California Pizza Kitchen locations nationwide. In addition, CPK is also partnering on the Dave Koz and Friends Christmas 2012 tour. A special CPK surprise will be given away at each stop on the tour…a tasty early holiday gift.

Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour, a high-energy holiday tradition now celebrating its 15th anniversary, kicks off on November 23rd in Sarasota, FL at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall. Koz will be joined on this year’s run by special guests GRAMMY-nominated pianist/composer David Benoit, who appeared in the original 1997 line-up and was instrumental in the tour’s creation; Javier Colon, who sang on Koz’s Saxophonic album and was the winner of the inaugural season of NBC’s hit television show, “The Voice,” and the inimitable drummer/percussionist/vocalist Sheila E. (Prince, Cyndi Lauper. Ringo Starr), who makes her debut in the Christmas lineup after appearances on previous Dave Koz & Friends summer tours, and introducing singer/songwriter Margo Rey. To catch a show near you please check out the tour page.

Read the full press release HERE

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