Christmas posts on Musicology for Everyone

Now that we have finished observing Thanksgiving, it’s the right time to start thinking forward to Christmas. I have some more posts planned for the coming month, but here are things I have published over the last two years. I switched from Blogger to WordPress in the mean time, so chances are that bookmarks and any existing links to these posts won’t work. The following, of course, are up to date.

Beloved Christmas Carols

Chanticleer sings “In the bleak midwinter”

The Christmas song 

Good Christian men rejoice 

O come all ye faithful 

O come o come Emmanuel

O holy night 

Santa Claus is comin’ to town

Silver bells

Other favorite Christmas music

Gate crashers: trombones in Handel’s Messiah 

Giselle MacKenzie sings “Papa loves mambo”

My 10 favorite lesser-known Christmas pieces

Nutcracker: Tchaikovsky’s Christmas ballet 

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