Angela Morley, her Orchestra and Chorus – Christmas by the Fireside
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Angela Morley, her Orchestra and Chorus – Christmas by the Fireside

For decades, as late as the sixties and in some cases the seventies, the most popular radio stations in both the US and UK were dedicated to a genre that is practically unheard tod

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Andre Kostelanetz – Wonderland of Christmas

Creating Christmas music will almost universally mean an artist has to go outside their comfort zone.

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Sammy Kaye – Christmas Serenade

What’s the first Christmas album? Well, of course, this would have been before the vinyl record was invented in the late 1940s.

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Julie Andrews – The Secret of Christmas

The concept of the “overproduced” record is an interesting one.

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Ray Conniff – We Wish You A Merry Christmas
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Ray Conniff – We Wish You A Merry Christmas

One of the strikingly unusual things about the music industry in the early sixties was how studio orchestra arrangers could become stars in their own right.

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Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gormé – That Holiday Feeling!
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Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gormé – That Holiday Feeling!

In 1964, showbiz darlings, married couple Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gormé were at the top of their game.

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