Neal Schon Releases Four Song Holiday EP: Ave Maria

PRS artist and Journey guitarist Neal Schon is embracing the Christmas spirit with open arms by releasing a new instrumental holiday EP titled Ave Maria.

The four-track collection, Schon’s first-ever solo holiday release, includes soaring renditions of the popular Catholic hymn “Ave Maria,” Elvis Presley‘s classic ballad “Can’t Help Falling in Love” and two memorable Journey hits: “Open Arms” and “Faithfully.”

Ave Maria is available for purchase now at digital retailers and via streaming services. As a gift to fans, Schon has also made the title track available as a free download at his official website,

In conjunction with the EP, Neal and his wife, Michaele, have posted a kind holiday message: “We give the gift of music & peace this holiday season.”