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Christmas in Good Company

Christmas is fast approaching, and what better way to start celebrating than to see one of our tracks “What a Wonderful Time Of The Year” chosen by Spotify to be in their Christmas Jazz playlist alongside artists like Michael Bublé and John Legend. As of writing there are more than 275,000 followers of this playlist, so here’s hoping you all like our Christmas offering!

The track is taken from our album “Pretty Swingin’ Christmas” available from iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon and Spotify.

 

Pretty Swingin’ Christmas

Pretty Swinging' Christmas music

Swinging festive Big Band Songs


Give Me That Cheer
High-energy, swinging big band Christmas song with happy male vocal & chanting kids’ chorus response.     1:55


Christmas List
Swinging Christmas song with big band, warm strings & crooned US male vocal.     2.32


Wonderful Time of The Year
Comfy, relaxed big band swing song with warm strings & classic female jazz vocal. Full of Christmas cheer.    2:41


Here Comes Santa Claus
Swinging rock ‘n’ roll big band Christmas song with male vocal.    2:30


Up on the Housetop
Classic American Christmas song.    2.05


Magical Time of the Year
Family oriented Christmas song with a fast-paced cool & glitzy big band.     3.06


Silent, Holy Night
Beautiful string arrangement of the classic Christmas carol with male vocal & kids choir.    3.04


When Dreams Come True
Snug, fireside Christmas jazz with warm strings & smooth US male vocal.     3.46


Almost Time for Christmas Day
Upbeat, joyful Christmas song with swinging big band, velvety strings and crooned male vocal.    2:26


It Must Be Christmas Time
Cosy, fireside Christmas cracker with big band, glitzy strings and schmaltzy male vocal.    2:27


Swingle Bells
Up-tempo Christmas classic. Cocktail swing jazz with crooning male vocal.    2.13


Auld Lang Syne
Vintage male crooner rendition of the New Year’s Eve standard with lush, nostalgic strings, woodwind & brass.    2:09


 At Christmas Time
Cute, vintage Christmas duet with glitzy big band and strings.   3:02


Best Time of The Year
Smooth, classic Christmas ballad with nostalgic female vocal, warm strings & vintage big band.     2:45


 

Vintage Vocal Swing

Vintage vocal swing singers enjoy a glass of champagne

Close vocal harmony vintage songs


SHOOP DA BOOGIE
Grooving boogie-style swing with jazz piano, wailing clarinet lead & close harmony vocals with a scat-style chorus.


ALL THAT WE DREAMED OF
Twee tea-room jazz with sweet close harmonies over a laid-back rhythm section. Features a jaunty whistle solo.


CHOO CHOO
Fast boogie groove with close harmony female vocals over bouncing jazz piano, brass stabs & swinging drums.


TELL ME THAT YOU LOVE ME
Bright, up-tempo swing with 1940s close harmony female vocal group, horns & jazz rhythm section.


STOP THE SEARCH
Swinging piano & big band boogie woogie with 1940s American close harmony female/male vocals.


YOU ARE
Vintage romantic jazz ballad with close harmony female vocal group & relaxed 1940s swing band.


Hurry Santa
Cheerful song about Santa with vintage American close harmony female vocal group & sprightly jazz band.


 

Great American West


Great Western Plains Orchestral Americana

Orchestral Americana that embodies the panoramic landscapes and atmospheric mood of the great western plains with orchestral themes


MIDNIGHT PRAIRIE
Slow & atmospheric Americana with brass, strings & harmonica.  2:59


GREAT AMERICAN WEST
Sweeping orchestral Americana with banjo, harmonica & whip.   2:12


WAGON TRAIN
A sweeping orchestral journey with ethnic american instruments.   3:04


SUNSET CANYON
Atmospheric orchestra & harmonica lead as the sunset sweeps the Plains.   2:54


 

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American Patriot


Spirited and patriotic American anthems.


OH SAY CAN YOU SEE
Gospel arrangement of US National Anthem with choir, orchestra & male vocal.    2:35


AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL (TRADITIONAL)
Traditional patriotic US Anthem with military band & choir.    2:22 


STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Uplifting US national anthem with choir & symphonic wind ensemble.    1:29


AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL (GOSPEL)
Rousing anthemic gospel choir with orchestra & band. Male vocal topline.    3:09


BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC
Stirring, spirited military band & choir.    2:14


MY COUNTRY TIS OF THEE
Stirring orchestral & choral arrangement of US anthem.    1:44


OH WHEN THE SAINTS
Spirited, raucous arrangement of US classic with choir & orchestra.   1:49


YANKEE DOODLE
Fun, rollocking arrangement of US classic for orchestra & choir.   1:47


 

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Song of the Trail


Songs of the wild wild west

Upbeat Americana and country vocals with jaunty brotherly harmonies accented by nostalgic orchestral moments, bluegrass guitars and twangy lead melodies


BAND OF BROTHERS
Rousing cowboy musical-style song with orchestra & brotherly group vocals.   2:44


BACK IN THE SADDLE SOON
Sprightly retro Country & Western trail song with upbeat cowgirl vocal.   2:52


LAWMAN
Epic spaghetti Western ballad with orchestra, guitars & mighty bass vocal.     3:31


RIO GRANDE
Nostalgic Western ballad with sentimental male vocal, orchestra & harmonica.   2:48


SONG OF THE TRAIL
Laid back cowboy song with acoustic guitar, fiddle & wistful male vocal     2:35


TO THE WESTERN SKY
Jaunty cowboy song with four part harmony vocals & comedy yodelling section.   2:07


DOING WHAT I DO BEST
Fun, up-tempo bluegrass cowboy hoedown song with group vocals. Yee-haw     2:02


 

Navidad


Latino influenced, Spanish/English Christmas


NO HAY OTRO DIA COMO LA NAVIDAD
Warm Spanish Christmas jazz with smooth male vocal & uplifting orchestra.    3:10


AL MUNDO PAZ
Festive Spanish Christmas with joyful orchestra & Spanish male vocal.   3:09


NOS PREPARAMOS PARA LA NAVIDAD
Merry Spanish Christmas romp with jolly orchestra & upbeat male vocals.   2:41


OH PUEBLECILLO DE BELÉN
Uplifting festive jazz with heartwarming orchestra & smooth male vocal.    2:32


GETTING READY FOR CHRISTMAS
Christmas orchestral romp with male crooner vocals.   2:41


JOY TO THE WORLD
Christmas classic with orchestra, male crooner vocal & rocking rhythm.    3:09


NO OTHER DAY LIKE CHRISTMAS
Fireside Christmas jazz with warm orchestra & male vocals     3:10


OH LITTLE TOWN OF BETHLEHEM
Warm Christmas croon with American male vocal & lush orchestra     2:32


UP ON THE HOUSETOP
Classic American Christmas song.  2:05


 

1940’s Americana Folk


1940’s vintage American folk songs

Lo-fi vintage folk with downtrodden working man’s lyrics paired with gruff vocals and a one-man-band guitar/harmonica combo. A time capsule from 1940s America


SUNDAY DARKNESS
Vintage dust bowl song with guitar, harmonica & gruff male vocal. Lo-fi version.   2:04


GONE GONE GONE
Jaunty American folk song with Celtic flavours. Male vocal. Lo-fi version.    2:36


WHISTLIN
Catchy toe tapping American folk ditty about whistlin! Male vocal. Lo-fi version.    2:50


AS I GO WALKING
Early American folk song with male vocals, guitar & harmonica. Lo-fi version.    2:45


CALLING IT HOME
Downtrodden American folk song with male vocals & acoustic guitar. Lo-fi version.    2:20


DON’T YOU WANT TO COME AROUND
Playful & poignant vintage American folk song with male vocal. Lo-fi version.     1:58


IF YOU ONLY SAY I WILL
Down-on-his-luck folk song with acoustic guitar & harmonica. Lo-fi version.     2:49


 

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New Orleans Quirky

Jazzy & cheeky New Orleans


JUMPING JACKS
Mischievous jazz swing with clarinet, café-style guitar & quirky xylophone.   3:06


GREAT BIG SMILE
Chirpy song with male lead & doo wop backing group over swinging jazz combo.   3:02


BRIGHT AND BREEZY
Simple, carefree New Orleans jazz with playful clarinet, banjo & sousaphone.   2:25


COOL AS A CUCUMBER
Cheeky 1920s/30s New Orleans jazz featuring clarinet, banjo & sousaphone.   2:46


BRIGHT AND CHEEZY.  Quirky New Orleans jazz romp with clarinet, banjo, filters & gramophone fx.   1:54


EVERYDAY SMILES
Cheerfully quaint clarinet with easy-going upright bass, brushes & piano.    2:58