Now, you probably are not thinking too much about holiday and seasonal songs right now. But guess what? It is time to start getting your new tunes lined up before it is too late. Hey, these songs take time to decide upon and learn and make performance-ready. So hear goes with some cold-weather favorites to warm up your audiences. Yes, I know, these songs have been up here for a long time. Still, prudence beckons once again.
CHRISTMAS IN THREE MINUTES
One of the most cheerful messes you will ever encounter, this potpourri crams a ton
of tunes into 180 seconds. Think you can count them all in real time? We doubt it....
These lyrics from "Deck the Hall" are transplanted onto various other pieces, resulting in much good cheer.
I WANT A HIPPOPOTAMUS FOR CHRISTMAS
A novelty hit for child singer Gayla Peevey in 1953, this seasonal tune is just strange enough to be fun for you and your audiences.
Each voice part gets a solo in ths lively Christmas song. Time to make merry!
Inspired by the Andy Williams version of the holiday song, this arrangement features five key changes. That makes for a most energetic piece, for sure.
YOU AIN'T GETTIN' DIDDLY SQUAT
A quite humorous Christmas tune about a kid who has been bad, this tune is a sure home run. Your audiences will demand that you sing it year 'round.
Most Gems are available in men's and
To view the list of Tom's arrangements for which learning tracks are available, click here.