Vince Giordano Trio-A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965)

My Rating: 88% (A-)

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Average Rating: 88% (A-)

Tracklist (Standout songs underlined):

  1. O Tannenbaum
  2. What Child is This
  3. My Little Drum
  4. Linus and Lucy
  5. Christmas Time is Here (instrumental)
  6. Christmas Time is Here (vocal)
  7. Skating
  8. Hark, the Herald Angels Sing
  9. Christmas is Coming
  10. Fur Elise
  11. The Christmas Song
  12. Christmas is Coming (alt take 1)
  13. The Christmas Song (alt take 3)
  14. Christmas Time is Here (alt vocal take)
  15. Greensleeves
  16. Greensleeves (alt take 6)



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Listen to This Album When You’re:

In the Christmas spirit.

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Want to Own on Vinyl?:

Almost bought it like a week ago.

Final Thoughts:

Nothing will ever quite say Christmas like Vince Giordano Trio’s A Charlie Brown Christmas. It’s such a heartwarming nostalgic trip, it’s next to impossible to not feel a little happy when this gem is on. A Charlie Brown Christmas is both classy and accessible, most of us grew up with these songs and a lot of us had them playing in our houses as kids. Vince Giordano Trio plays through the tracklist with ease while adding a bit of character to each classic Christmas tune they cover. Need to feel like Christmas? Throw this on and you’ll be there.

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