Posts filed under: Christmas

I have always been a Karen Carpenter fan. As a band director, I closed my first Christmas concert with “Merry Christmas Darling.” Little did any of us know that Karen Carpenter would pass away shortly thereafter. Throughout my career as...
Enjoy this rendition of the Sleigh Ride performed by the Boston Pops....
“What Child Is This” set to John Stainer’s arrangement of the traditional tune “Greensleeves”. Sung by The Choir of King’s College, Cambridge, 1995....
Enjoy Bing Crosby in this old favorite....
Newly reunited Straight No Chaser performs ‘The 12 Days of Christmas’ at their reunion show at Indiana University!...
“The Christmas Can-Can” is from Straight No Chaser’s brand-new album, “Christmas Cheers!”...
During the Christmas season, you will find a mixture of stuff about being productive along with some of my favorite Christmas music. To start things off, folks my age remember when Andy Williams had his own variety show. Nobody sings...
The days leading up to Christmas vacation are always exciting times in an elementary school. During those last three days I had the opportunity to participate in musical events at two of our elementary schools. Fancy restaurants often feature live...