Celebrate 50 years of A Charlie Brown Christmas and his eponymous holiday album. If you’re feeling worn out on holiday music, this one never wears old. Its gone triple platinum and charts almost every year on the holiday Billboard. Join us as we dive deep into the brilliance of Vince Guaraldi, the pianist and composer behind Linus and Lucy. We bet you might be hearing the song all wrong.
Vince Guaraldi – What Child Is This, Christmas Is Coming, Linus and Lucy, O Tannenbaum, Christmas Time Is Here, El Matador, Cast Your Fate To The Wind
The Supremes – Oh Holy Night
Leonard Bernstein – Carol Of The Bells
Bobby Timmons – This Here
Lee Morgan – The Rumproller
Julian “Cannonball” Adderley – One For Daddy-O (featuring Miles Davis)
Jack Gleason – Unforgettable
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