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051 - 2012

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Casey & Andrew Calhoun w/ Sons Of the Never Wrong: People Look East (trad) Church of the Never Wrong Waterbug 103
  3. Amahl and the Night Visitors (orig. 1951 cast-Chet Allen- Rosemary Kuhlman): Oh, Mother, you should go out and see! (Gian Carlo Menotti) RCA Victor 6485-2
  4. Cindy Kallet - Ellen Epstein - Michael Cicone: I Arise Facing East (Mary Austin/Deborah Langstaff) Heart Walk Overall 3
  5. Jennifer Cutting's Ocean Orchestra w/ Lisa Moscatiello & Zan McLeod: People Look East (Eleanor Farjeon/trad French) Song of Solstice SunSign 2010
  6. Bill & Kate Isles: The Holly and the Ivy (trad) self 07541 430069
  7. Nowell Sing We Clear (Roberts-Barrand-Breung-Woodruff): Green Grow'th the Holly (trad) The Best of Nowell Sing We Clear Front Hall 301
  8. Peter Mayer: Green Midwinter Blue Boat 1207
  9. Golden Ring: The Holly Bears a Berry (trad) A Gathering of Friends for Making Music Folk-Legacy 16
  10. Bob Rivers Comedy Group: The Twelve Pains of Christmas Dr. Demento Holidays in Dementia Rhino 72176
  11. Bill Cosby: Christmas Time I Started Out as a Child Warner Bros. 2-1567
  12. Danu: Round the House Set (trad / trad / Charlie Lennon, arr.Danu) Christmas in Ireland self 84501 64659
  13. Nancy White: It's So Chic to be Pregnant at Christmas Dr. Demento Holidays in Dementia Rhino 72176
  14. Trout Fishing In America: My Birthday Comes on Christmas (Ezra Idlet-Keith Grimwood) Merry Fishes to All Trout 17
  15. Sally Fingerett: Jewish Kid Born on Christmas Day Talkin' Blues Just One Angel
  16. Odetta: Children, Go Where I Send Thee Christmas Spirituals Vanguard 79079-2
  17. Mahalia Jackson: O Come, All Ye Faithful (trad/arr. Oakeley-Reading) Silent Night Columbia CK 38304
  18. Alison Krauss w/ Yo-Yo Ma, Natalie MacMaster, Cristina Pato & Shane Shanahan: The Wexford Carol (trad,arr.Chas Floyd-Yo-Yo Ma) Yo-Yo Ma & Friends: Songs of Joy & Peace Sony 88697-24414-2

Station Break

  1. Tom Lehrer: A Christmas Carol The Remains of Tom Lehrer Warner Rhino 79831
  2. Diane Taraz & Jonathan Gilbert: Rudolphus Rubrinasus The Old New Year Raisin Pie 10
  3. Randall Williams: Rudolph Rap (Vance Gilbert-Jim Infantino- Jan Luby) Hudson Harding Sampler, Vol. 3 Happy Holidays!
  4. Ken Webb: Rudolph (John D. Marks) Christmas Pony self 84501 40839
  5. WFMT Caroleers: Deck the Halls with Boston Charlie (Pogo's Carol) (trad/Walt Kelly) WFMT recording
  6. James Lee Stanley: Deck the Halls with Sugar Plum Faeries (Tchaikovsky/trad-arr.-adapt.J.L. Stanley) A Beechwood Christmas Beechwood 33086 24692
  7. Ben Sures: The Holiday Song (private recording)
  8. Claudia Schmidt: Eco-Politically Correct Twelve Days of Christmas (author unknown) (New Year's Midnight Special - Lookingglass Theatre - December 31, 2004) WFMT Recording
  9. John Forster: The All-Purpose Carol The Official Bootleg Album Limousine 08192-3
  10. Jenny Bienemann: God's Children Church of the Never Wrong Waterbug 103
  11. Chris Rosser: Christmas Song (Love Everyone) Hudson Harding Sampler, Vol. 6 Happy Holidays! (compilation) Hudson Harding 84501 63236
  12. Matt & Shannon Heaton: Fisherman's Lullaby (trad, arr.add. music Heaton) Fine Winter's Night ES 007
  13. Joan Baez & Bob Gibson: Virgin Mary (trad) Folk Song America Smithsonian Sony A4 21489
  14. Mike, Peggy & Penny Seeger: O Mary, Where is Your Baby? (trad) American Folk Songs for Christmas Rounder 0268/0269
  15. Harry Belafonte: Mary's Boy Child (Jester Hairston) An Evening with Belafonte RCA Victor 1402
  16. Fats Kaplan & Kristi Rose: Come See the Baby (Kristi Rose- Angela Lashley) I Wonder As I Wander Pulp Country 00261 31416
  17. John Henry Faulk: Christmas Story (as told to Studs Terkel ca. 1958) WFMT Recording
  18. Indigo Girls: There's Still My Joy (Melissa Manchester) Holly Happy Days Vanguard 78115-2
  19. Zoe Mulford: Answer the Knock at the Door Hudson Harding Sampler Volume 6 Happy Holidays! Hudson Harding 84501 63236
  20. The Beers Family: The Peace Carol (Fiddler Bob Beers) Christmas with the Beers Family Columbia 6935

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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