Continuing our Did You Know…We Have Holiday Books, Music & Movies available at the library postings for December, and as promised via yesterday’s posting, here is list of music that you can enjoy throughout the holiday season.

First up, compact discs which you can request and pick up at the library, followed by streaming music available through Freegal.

Music on CD:

The Bells Of Dublin by The Chieftains (Genre: Folk, Pop):

Barenaked For The Holidays by Barenaked Ladies (Genre: Pop/Rock):

Charlie Brown Christmas by Vince Guaraldi (Genre: Jazz, Soundtrack):

Christmas Attic by Trans-Siberian Orchestra (Genre: Pop, Rock, Classical):

Christmas Classics by Various Artists – Rhino Records (Genre: Pop, Rock, R&B):

Christmas Festival by Boston Pops Orchestra (Orchestral, Traditional):

Christmas In Harvard Square by The Boys Of St. Paul’s Church (Cambridge, Mass.) (Genre: Classical):

Christmas In The Aire by Mannheim Steamroller (Genre: New Age, easy Listening):

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 by Johann Sebastian Bach (Genre: Classical):

Christmas Portrait by Carpenters (Genre: Pop): 

Christmas Symphony by Mannheim Steamroller (Genre: Easy Listening, New Age): 

Christmas with the Everly Brothers and the Boys Town Choir by Everly Brothers (Vocal, 1950s Rock):

Christmas With You by Natalie Cole (Genre: Vocal, Pop):

The Best Of Cool Yule by Various Artists – Rhino Records (Genre: Pop, Rock, Comedy):

December: Piano Solos by George Winston (Genre: Piano, New Age): 

An English Christmas: Festival of Carols by The Choir of Westminster Cathedral et al. (Genre: Traditional Christmas, Classical, Vocal):

Great Songs Of Christmas by Mantovani (Genre: Easy Listening, Orchestral):

Hanukkah Lounge by Various Artists (Genre: Easy Listening):

Holiday Celebration with the New York Choral Society by Peter, Paul, and Mary (Genre: Pop, Folk):

If On A Winter’s Night by Sting (Genre: Pop, Rock):

In The Nutcracker Mood by The Glenn Miller Orchestra (Genre: Swing, Jazz): 

Last Month Of The Year by The Kingston Trio (Genre: Folk):

Must be Santa! : The Rounder Christmas Album (Genre: Classic Rock, Blues, R&B, Folk):

My Christmas by Andrea Bocelli (Genre: Classical, Vocal):

New Possibility: John Fahey’s Guitar soli Christmas album; Christmas with John Fahey. Vol. II by John Fahey (Genre: Guitar):

Now: That’s What I Call Christmas! By Various Artists (Genre: Pop, Rock, R&B):

On A Cold Winter’s Day: Early Christmas Music And Carols From The British Isles by Quadriga Consort (Genre: Traditional, Classical):

‘Tis the SeaSon by Jimmy Buffett (Genre: Pop, Rock, Party):

Very Special Christmas by Various Artists (Genre: Pop, Rock, R&B):

White Christmas by Bing Crosby (Genre: Vocal, Pop):

A Winter’s Solstice by Various Artists (Genre: New Age, Easy Listening):

Wintersong by Sarah McLachlan (Genre: Vocal, Pop):

Freegal  Music:

Streaming Playlists:

Holiday Songs (Genre: Pop, Rock, Country):

A Merry Modern Christmas by Various Artists (Genre: Pop, Rock, Country):

Most Wonderful Time To Boogie by Various Artists (Genre: Pop, Rock, Classic Rock, Country):

Streaming Albums:

Christmas Jazz & Holiday Blues by Various Artists (Genre: Jazz, Blues, Swing):

Happy Hanukkah by The Hanukkah Players (Genre: Easy Listening, Vocal):

Martinis & Mistletoe – Cool Tunes For Your Christmas Cocktail Party Yuletide Lounge Band (Genre: Easy Listening):

Speakeasy Christmas by Various Artists (Genre: Jazz, Thirties & Forties Pop, Swing):

Kwanzaa by Various Artists (Genre: Traditional, Vocal):

Night Flight by Street Sounds (Genre: Traditional, Vocal, Jazz):

Our list of recommended holiday DVDs will be posted in the next few days.

Have a great weekend!

Linda, SSCL

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