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Christmas Wonderland

Andre Kostelanetz’s ‘Christmas in Wonderland’ from 1963 is like Christmas Muzak on overdrive. Happy, corny and just fun, the music is as …

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Rudolph and Friends

We all know the songs from the Rankin-Bass Christmas specials. “Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer” contains all of the original songs from the …

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Joy To The World

From 1959 comes Andre Kostelanetz’s first Christmas album. This is real orchestral Christmas music with chorus, featuring baritone Earl Wrightson, similar along the lines …

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Goodyear Updates

There are updates to the first 3 Goodyear LPs, with new album scans and links to the music. Great Songs of Christmas …

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Wish List ’72

Time to start making that wish list, and of course you must use the Sears Wishbook!

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The Holidays are Coming!

Well, it is about that time of year again, so I will be updating and adding some great stuff for the holiday …

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Christmas Goes Baroque

Christmas carols arranged in a baroque style. Not stunning arrangements, but quite nice for listening around the house. There is also a …

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What if Mozart Wrote….

The Hampton String Quartet released 2 classical quartet LPs in the 1980’s performing Christmas songs. “What If Mozart Wrote Have Yourself a …

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Christmas with Patti Page

Recorded in 1955 on Mercury records, I much prefer this LP to the later ‘Christmas with Patti Page’ from 1965 on Columbia …

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Joel Cohen and the Boston Camerata recorded this Christmas LP in 1975. A great mixture of ancient texts and melodies. From the …

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Deller Consort Christmas

Alfred Deller and the Deller Consort recorded 4 Christmas theme albums for the Bach Guild / Vanguard in the 50’s and 60’s: …