A Very Swingin' Basie Christmas!

Format: CD
Release Date: 11/6/2015
Style(s): Swing
Availability: In Stock
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In celebration of the 80th Anniversary, The Count Basie Orchestra releases its first Christmas album, A Very Swingin' Basie Christmas! The 19-piece band is accompanied with the guest vocals of Johnny Mathis on "It's The Holiday Season," Ledisi on "The Christmas Song" and Carmen Bradford on "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas." Additionally, Ellis Marsalis (piano) and Plas Johnson (saxophone) are guest musicians on "I'll Be Home For Christmas."

1. Jingle Bells
Length: 02:37
2. Let It Snow (feat. Ellis Marsalis)
Length: 05:55
3. It’s the Holiday Season (feat. Johnny Mathis)
Length: 04:00
4. Silent Night
Length: 03:24
5. Good "Swing" Wenceslas
Length: 03:33
6. The Christmas Song (feat. Ledisi)
Length: 03:41
7. Little Drummer Boy
Length: 04:50
8. Sleigh Ride
Length: 03:48
9. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (feat. Carmen Bradford)
Length: 05:04
10. Winter Wonderland
Length: 03:08
11. I’ll Be Home For Christmas (feat. Ellis Marsalis & Plas Johnson)
Length: 04:32
Album Details
Disc Count: 1
Total Length: 44:32
UPC: 888072384507