On The 11th Day Of (Jeffrey)Christ-mas…

  …Jeffrey gave to you…Stevie Nicks’ version of “Silent Night”…   "Twas the night before Christmas, when all through Stevie’s house, not a Gypsy was stirring…” Stevie’s haunting reading of “Silent Night” was recorded for the A VERY SPECIAL CHRISTMAS charity album in 1987, the first (and the best) in the long line of Christmas … Continue reading On The 11th Day Of (Jeffrey)Christ-mas…

Music Box: On The 7th Day Of (Jeffrey)Christ-mas…

The Pointer Sisters recorded "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town" for the A VERY SPECIAL CHRISTMAS charity album ...Jeffrey gave to you…“Santa Claus Is Coming To Town” by the Pointer Sisters, one of the most joyous versions of the song.  And what a wonderful song it is to capture the holiday week and the buoyancy … Continue reading Music Box: On The 7th Day Of (Jeffrey)Christ-mas…

Music Box: On The 5th Day Of (Jeffrey)Christ-mas…

...Jeffrey gives to you...FIVE...TORI...VIDS!!!!  (In case you didn't get it, that should be sung out like Day 5 of the original "12 Days Of Christmas". I'm telling you, Christmastime brings out the sap in me!) I can hear the distant wails of the my fanatical Tori-lovin' friends from afar, who have pointlessly attempted and failed to convert my early Amos … Continue reading Music Box: On The 5th Day Of (Jeffrey)Christ-mas…

Music Box: On the 4th Day Of (Jeffrey)Christ-mas…

...Jeffrey gives to you... "Carol of the Bells"! One of my fondest memories of High School was our annual winter concert. As the lead tenor in the Franklin Delano Roosevelt High School Chorus, in Brooklyn NY, the most exciting night of my winter was our annual seasonal concert.  Led by the glorious Dr. Andrea Morris, the head … Continue reading Music Box: On the 4th Day Of (Jeffrey)Christ-mas…

Music Box: The 12 Days Of (Jeffrey)Christ-mas

Another year, another Christmas.  My feeling about the holidays always border on mercurial. Mostly, I bask in the beauty of the spirit, but there are those moments in time when I could feel the soul of Ebenezer creep in. Such is human nature, I surmise, but more often than not, I love the spirit that  … Continue reading Music Box: The 12 Days Of (Jeffrey)Christ-mas