Playlist: The Big Band Show – December 22, 2019

Hour 1

Swing Shift Big Band – It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Brenda Brown – Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Glenn Crytzer – An Old Fashioned Christmas

Kitchener-Waterloo Big Band Theory – A Swingin’ Joy

Count Basie Orchestra – Jingle Bells

Swing Shift Big Band – Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Harry James – White Christmas

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

Pegy Lee – Happy Holidays

Les Brown/Doris Day – The Christmas Song

Mel Torme – My Christmas Dream

Louis Prima – What Will Santa Claus Say

Maynard Ferguson – Christmas for Moderns


Hour 2

Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble – The Huron Carol

Alex Pangman – I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus

Bob De Angelis – I’ll Be Home for Christmas

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

Boss Brass The Christmas Waltz

Count Basie Orchestra – Good ‘Swing’ Wenceslas

Airmen of Note – Santanooga Choo Choo

Louis Armstrong – Cool Yule

Stan Kenton – We Three Kings

Boss Brass – It Came Upon a Midnight Clear/Silent Night

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

Stan Kenton – The Holly and the Ivy

Glenn Miller Orchestra – Yuletide Medley #2


Hour 3

Tony Bennett – Christmastime is Here

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

Glenn Crytzer – Playing Santa Claus

Airmen of Note – We Three Chipmunks

Kay Kyser – Hello, Mr. Kringle

Boss Brass – Away in a Manger

Spitfire Band – Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Spitfire Band – Here Comes Santa Claus/Sleigh  Ride

Spitfire Band – Parade of the Wooden Soldiers

Spitfire Band – Winter Wonderland / Let it Snow! / Home for the Holidays

Swing Shift Big Band – God Rest, Ye Merry Gentlemen


Hour 4

Glenn Miller – Jingle Bells

Glenn Miller Orchestra – Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Airmen of Note – I’ll Be Home for Christmas

Bob De Angelis – Sleigh Ride

U.S. Army Blues – Christmas in New Orleans

Boss Brass- A Christmas Love Song

Swing Shift Big Band – Winter Wonderland

Glenn Crytzer – Hey, Mr. Snowflake

Peggy Lee – Ring Those Christmas Bells

Lionel Hampton – Swingle Jingle

Les Brown – When You Trim the Christmas Tree Back Home

Stan Kenton – Christmas Medley


Hour 5

Duncan Hopkins – In the Bleak Midwinter

Kitchener-Waterloo Big Band Theory – O Christmas Tree

Count Basie Orchestra – Little Drummer Boy

Airmen of Note – Up on the Rooftop

Glenn Miller Orchestra – Silver Bells

U.S. Army Blues – O Holy Night

Ralph Marterie – Dig that Crazy Santa Claus

Kay Starr – The Man with the Bag

Glenn Crytzer – Deck the Halls

Swing Shift Big Band – Boogie Woogie Santa Claus

Stan Kenton – 12 Days of Christmas

Boss Brass – What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve