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Song Travels' 2015 Holiday Spectacular

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Song Travels' 2015 Holiday Spectacular

Song Travels' 2015 Holiday Spectacular

Song Travels' 2015 Holiday Spectacular

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Courtesy of SC Public Radio
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Set List

  • Michael Feinstein (voice), Alan Broadbent (piano), "Home For The Holidays" (Allen, Stillman)
  • Rosemary Clooney (voice), "Christmas Time Is Here" (Guaraldi, Mendelson)
  • Bing Crosby (voice), "White Christmas" (Berlin)
  • Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye (voice), "Santa Claus" (Berlin)
  • Michael Feinstein (voice and band) "Count Your Blessings/The Best Things Happen While You're Dancing" (Berlin)
  • Nat King Cole (voice), "Get Me To The Church On Time/The Christmas Song" (Tormé, Wells/Lerner, Loewe)
  • Fred Astaire (voice), "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town" (Coots, Gillespie)
  • Michael Feinstein (voice), Alan Broadbent (piano), "Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer" (Marks)
  • Burl Ives (voice), "Silver Bells" (Livingston, Evans)
  • Judy Garland (voice), "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas" (Martin, Blane)
  • Michael Feinstein (voice and band), "After The Holidays" (Meyer)
  • Liza Minnelli, Cyril Ritchard (voice), "Ding-A-Ling, Ding-A-Ling" (Styne, Merrill)
  • Ella Fitzgerald (voice), "Sleigh Ride" (Parish, Anderson)
  • Darlene Love (voice), "Baby Please Come Home" (Greenwich, Barry, Spector)
  • Frank Sinatra (voice), "I'll Be Home For Christmas" (Gannon, Kent, Ram)
  • Michael Feinstein (voice and band), "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas" (Martin, Blane)

This edition of Song Travels journeys from Hollywood's vintage silver screen to New York City's iconic Birdland club. Join Michael Feinstein for an hour of yuletide cheer and music as the Michael Feinstein Big Band performs selections from the classic movie White Christmas, and Feinstein shares rare recordings from some of his favorite performers.

Musical selections include Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye performing "Santa Claus," which was cut from White Christmas, and Liza Minnelli and Cyril Ritchard in a rare recording from The Dangerous Christmas Of Red Riding Hood.

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