12 Days of Christmas – Day 8 – Skating by Vince Guaraldi

21 Dec

Vince Guaradi’s playful soundtrack to CBS’s 1965 Charlie Brown Christmas special is one of the most popular Yuletide albums of all time according to music legend (ie Wikipedia).

I didn’t get my hands on it until last year but love its carefree feel which veers from school-choir singalongs to spritely jazz workouts like Christmas Is Coming or today’s two-and-a- half minute track Skating.

Although Guaraldi died in 1976 aged 47, his music, and tremendous tash, live on…


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