Label: The Music Company Of North America - MCNA-19852 • Format: Vinyl LP • Country: US • Genre: Jazz, Funk / Soul, Pop, Folk, World, & Country, Stage & Screen •
The album was released in December  in the U. It is A Charlie Brown Christmas (Jazz Ensemble) - Bob Lowden - Bob Lowdens Concert Band Simplicity Series soundtrack to the Christmas television special of the same name.
Guaraldi was contacted by television producer Lee Mendelson to compose music for a documentary on the comic strip Peanuts and its creator, Charles M. Coca-Cola commissioned a Christmas special based on Peanuts in and Guaraldi returned to score the Groovin High - Booker Ervin - Groovin High. Guaraldi composed most of the music, though he included versions of traditional carols such as " O Tannenbaum ".
Paul's Episcopal Church in nearby San Rafael. The sessions ran late into the night, with the children rewarded with ice cream afterward.
Bassist Fred Marshall and drummer Jerry Granelli have been credited as performing on the album. By the early s, Charles M. Schulz's comic strip Peanuts had become a sensation worldwide. By AprilTime featured A Charlie Brown Christmas (Jazz Ensemble) - Bob Lowden - Bob Lowdens Concert Band Simplicity Series Peanuts gang on its magazine cover,  and plans for an animated half-hour Peanuts Christmas special were commissioned by The Coca-Cola Company. The special begins and ends with a children's choir from St.
The Herald Angels Sing". They often ran late into the night, resulting in angry parents, some who forbade their children from returning; as a result, numerous new children were present at each session. Mendelson and Guaraldi disagreed, wanting "kids to sound like kids"; they used a slightly off-key version of "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" in A Charlie Brown Christmas (Jazz Ensemble) - Bob Lowden - Bob Lowdens Concert Band Simplicity Series final cut.
In addition, the children recorded dialogue for the special's final scene in which the crowd of kids shout "Merry Christmas, Charlie Brown! The album credited Guaraldi solely, neglecting to mention the other musicians; Guaraldi was notorious for never keeping records of his session players.
Firth and Distil are noted as performers on a studio-session report Guaraldi filed for the American Federation of Musicians. Not all the music featured in the holiday special was released on the soundtrack. A Charlie Brown Christmas first appeared on a Billboard magazine music sales chart on the week of December 19,when it debuted and peaked at No. A Charlie Brown Christmas was also the Chair Of Command - Michael Giacchino - Star Trek Into Darkness (Music From The Motion Picture) best-selling holiday album ofa year that marked the sixth time since that the album had ranked among the year's top 10 Christmas albums.
Chris Barton of the Los Angeles Times. Allmusic reviewer Shawn M. Haney called it "joyous and festive meditation for the holiday season"  writing, "Guaraldi strings together elegant, enticing arrangements that reflect the spirit and mood of Schulz's work. If there's a muted quality to Take It Or Leave It - Dizzy Mizz Lizzy - Rotator lot of this music, it's smiling nonetheless.
The soundtrack to A Charlie Brown Christmas has been considered "one of the most beloved holiday albums recorded. Several months before the making of Charlie Brown Christmas this choir was featured on the recording Vince Guaraldi at Grace Cathedral. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Vince Guaraldi Trio. Guaraldi showed how a piano, bass and drums can capture a feeling and character in living color, particularly if those feelings are complex, conflicted or even simply too beautiful for words.
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