What is your favorite way to bring in the holidays? Is it with decorations? Food? Or maybe music? This week on Wind & Rhythm, we take a wind band look at how different areas of the world usher in the holiday season.
The Festival of Hanukkah traditional Washington Winds, Edward Petersen O Hanukkah traditional The USAF Heritage Brass, Douglas Monroe Ukrainian Bell Carol Mykola Dmytrovych Leontovych, arr. Philip Sparke Harmonie de Charlesbourg, François Dorion
Variations on a German Carol (Stille, Stille, Stille) arr. James Curnow Brass Band of Columbus, Paul Droste
One Torch, Two Women, and Three Ships Julie Giroux University of North Texas Symphonic Band, Dennis Fisher Feliz Navidad José Feliciano The USAF Heritage Brass, Douglas Monroe Motown Jingle Bells James Pierpont, arr. Sam Pilafian Boston Brass and the Brass All-Stars Big Band Jingle Bells Around the World James Pierpont Washington Winds, Edward Petersen Brazilian Sleigh Bells Percy Faith Northshore Concert Band, John Paynter Peter Patapan arr. Julie Giroux University of Texas at El Pass Wind Symphony,
Ron Hufstader Greensleeves arr. JD Shaw Boston Brass and the Brass All-Stars Big Band Russian Christmas Music Alfred Reed Northshore Concert Band, John Paynter