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Goodstone Christmas

It is that time of year again, and all my posts are over at http://goodstonechristmas.com/. Head on over for all things holiday, and …

Goodstone Christmas

It’s that time of year when Christmas Music floats thru the air. Check out all of my recommendations at goodstonechristmas.com.

The Girls Sing You A Merry Christmas

Another Jasmine MP3 collection, featuring female artists from the 50’s and 60’s. The Andrews Sisters, Petula Clark, Keely Smith, Brenda Lee and …

Roger Wagner Chorale

The Roger Wagner Chorale released ‘Joy To The World’ in 1956. I believe it is one of the earliest stereo recordings by …

Goodstone Christmas

Just a reminder, one of my other sites features a lot of great Christmas Music. http://goodstonechristmas.com

Handel’s Messiah

While there are newer ‘authentic’ recordings, the 1966 Colin Davis record of Handel’s Messiah with the London SO still strikes me as the …

THE Christmas Album

This is THE Christmas Album. Johnny Mathis with the Percy Faith Orchestra is a staple of my holiday music listening, and one …

Medieval Christmas 1

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

Holiday LP Covers: Bing

Not quite ready for the holidays, but thought I would share some random album covers 🙂 http://amzn.com/B000002QWD/?tag=chasncom

Jingle Bells?

Barbra’s Streisand’s 1967 ‘A Christmas Album’ starts off with the best Jingle Bells ever, and travels to some beautiful classics.

Williams Double Jolly

Andy Williams released 2 Christmas LPs in 1963 and 1965. The ‘Christmas Album’ is classic music making harking to the smooth sounds …

Fielder Christmas Pops

Fiedler and the Boston Pops combine the best of pop and classical in this great instrumental/chorus album. AmazonMP3: Pops Christmas Party There …

THE Christmas Album

This is THE Christmas Album. Johnny Mathis with the Percy Faith Orchestra is a staple of my holiday music listening, and one that I could not do without.

Christmas with the Lennon Sisters

From 1961 but evoking the 50’s sound, the Lennon Sisters have a charming holiday collection, with enough of the smooth Lawrence Welk sound to give the music an easy listening feel.

Most Requested Christmas Songs

The Sony compilations ’16 Most Requested Christmas Songs’ and ‘Christmas Encore’ combine many of the tracks from Goodyear into 2 albums.

Big Christmas Box Bargain

The Bach Guild has a new MP3 release for the holidays, the “Big Christmas Box”, featuring classical recordings from the old Vanguard label.