Playlist: The Big Band Show – Dec. 20, 2020

5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Tommy Dorsey – Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Jamie Cullum – Christmas Never Gets Old

Jazz Mechanics – The Grinch

Swing Shift Big Band – I’d Like to Hitch a Ride with Santa Claus

Advocats Big Band – The Man with the Bag

Kitchener-Waterloo Big Band Theory – A Swingin’ Joy

Brenda Brown – Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Glenn Krytzer – Christmas in New York

Airmen of Note – Faithful in Paris

Boss Brass – The Christmas Waltz

Swing Shift Big Band – Boogie Woogie Santa Claus

Benny Goodman – Jingle Bells

Kay Kyser – Hello, Mr. Kringle

Louis Prima – What Will Santa Claus Say


6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Airmen of Note – I’ll Be Home for Christmas

Glenn Miller Orchestra – Home for the Holidays

Woody Herman – Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!

Ella Fitzgerald – Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Glenn Miller – Jingle Bells

Les Brown –The Christmas Song

Stan Kenton – O Tannenbaum

Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble – Huron Carol

Doc Severinsen – O Come All Ye Faithful

Stan Kenton – Angels We Have Heard on High

Glenn Miller Orchestra – Yuletide Medley #1

Swing Shift Big Band – It Came Upon a Midnight Clear

Maynard Ferguson – Christmas for Moderns


7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Bob DeAngelis – Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Jamie Cullum – The Pianoman at Christmas

Count Basie Orchestra – Good Swing Wenceslaus

Tony Bennett – All I Want for Christmas is You

Airmen of Note – I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus

Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble – Jolly Old St. Nick

Henry Mancini – The Little Drummer Boy

Henry Mancini – Jingle Bells/Sleigh Ride

Henry Mancini – The Christmas Song

Henry Mancini – Winter Wonderland/Silver Bells

Henry Mancini – Frosty the Snowman

Henry Mancini – White Christmas

Les Brown – Nutcracker Suite


8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Mel Torme – My Christmas Dream

Louis Armstrong – Cool Yule

Jamie Cullum – The Jolly Fat Man

Boss Brass – It Came Upon a Midnight Clear

Airmen of Note – We Three Chipmunks

Swing Shift Big Band – The Most Wonderful Time of Year

Bob DeAngelis – Frosty the Snowman

Kitchener- Waterloo Big Band Theory – Zat You, Santa Claus?

Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble – Angels We Have Heard Play Really High

Glenn Krytzer – All I Want for Christmas is Food

Glenn Miller Orchestra – Yuletide Medley #2

Swing Shift Big Band – God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen


9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Harry James – White Christmas

Tony Bennett – Christmastime is Here

Glenn Krytzer – Deck the Halls

U.S. Army Blues – Christmas in New Orleans

Chris Rea – Driving Home for Christmas

Kitchener-Waterloo Big Band Theory – A Big Band Christmas

Jamie Cullum – Turn on the Lights

Bob DeAngelis – Jingle Bells

U.S. Army Blues – O Holy Night

Count Basie – I’ll be Home for Christmas

Stan Kenton – Christmas Medley