Mary, did you know…
a lot of your favorite Christmas carols were actually written by Jewish composers?
Irving Berlin: White Christmas
Jule Styne & Sammy Cahn: Let it snow!
Gloria Shayne Baker: Do you hear what I hear?
George Wyle: It’s the most wonderful time of the year
Mel Torme: Chestnuts roasting on an open fire
Joan Javits & Phil Springer: Santa Baby
Ray Evans & Jay Livingston: Silver Bells
Johnny Marks: Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer, Rockin’ around the Christmas tree, Holly Jolly Christmas, Silver & Gold
Felix Bernard & Richard B. Smith: Walkin’ in a winter wonderland
This time of year, we sing a TON of festive songs: Christmas, Hannukah, etc.
What’s your favorite carol?
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Maria Palombo is the founder of Finely Tuned Voice Lessons, a private voice studio. Her studio is open to all regardless of age or ability.