“American Idol” winner Kris Allen and composer/pianist Yanni performed at the Magic Kingdom on Dec. 3, 2009 as part of this year’s taping of the annual Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade.
Taping continues on Dec. 4 and 5 and will be aired on Dec. 25 on ABC.
Here are a few photos of today’s performances, courtesy of Robert Ashburn:
The Goodyear Blimp hovered over the Magic Kingdom during today’s performance tapings.
Pianist and composer Yanni played the piano.
Accompanying Yanni were a set of singers.
Kris Allen, the most-recent winner of “American Idol”, took the stage and performed a song with a band.
More Kris Allen photos…
Regis Philbin has hosted the annual Disney Christmas Day Parade for many years but due to his recent hip surgery, he was unable to make it to this year’s taping. In his place, singer Nick Cannon (pictured here) hosts the event.
You can see more from today’s Disney Christmas Day Parade taping in this photo gallery.