12 Songs of Christmas

As mentioned the other day in my Christmas advent music post, here’s a collection of my favorite 12 songs (and renditions) for Christmas. Click the links for details on each song, or just fire up the playlist and start listening!

  1. O TannenbaumVince Guraldi Trio
  2. Sleigh RideHarry Connick Jr.
  3. Merry Christmas BabyB.B. King
  4. Santa Claus is Coming to TownManhattan Transfer
  5. Carol of the BellsDavid Benoit
  6. Jingle BellsMannheim Steamroller
  7. Wizards in WinterTrans-Siberian Orchestra
  8. What Child is This? – Third Day
  9. Perry Saves ChristmasPhineas and Ferb
  10. Jingle Bells – Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass
  11. Little Drummer Boy – Audio Adrenaline
  12. O Holy NightPoint of Grace

For you non-Spotify folks, here’s the GrooveShark playlist:

Joyeux Noel a tout le monde!!!


12 Songs of Christmas: Jingle Bells by Mannheim Steamroller

English: A rendition of the musical notation f...

English: A rendition of the musical notation for the chorus of “Jingle Bells”. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

A double post today, and we’ll start getting nestling into the winter night with Jingle Bells by Mannheim Steamroller. This is a lovely group that has been around forever and does a lot of nice synthesizer work, amongst other things.