Live jazz ranging from ragtime to swing will be played daily by a roster of guest musicians on Crystal Cruises’ South Pacific voyage from Los Angeles to Hawaii and French Polynesia. The cruise departs on November 25, 2012. The jazz-centric entertainment is the work of the luxury cruise line
's voyage partner, Jazzdagen Tours. Clarinetist Pieter Meijers will lead a jazz ensemble featuring percussionist Eddie Metz; trumpeter, pianist and banjo player Randy Morris; keyboardist and vocalist Tom Hook; bassist and vocalist Nicki Parrott; and vocalist Rebecca Kilgore. Additionally, the Crystal Visions Enrichment guest speakers on the cruise will include Louis Zamperini, Olympic champion and subject of the bestseller Unbroken
; American musical theater author Herb Keyser; Clint Van Zandt, former chief hostage negotiator and FBI profiler. The 13-day luxury cruise has overnight stays in Honolulu, Hawaii, and Papeete, Tahiti. Fares begin at $3,370 per person. Go to CrystalCruises.com
to learn more.