405 - Christmas Baton (Big Bands) 
1940s-1950s

The big bands were at their zenith in the 1940s and 1950s. These tracks feature some of the well-known songs and others that are very rare, most taken from 78 rpm recordings.

This item is priced as $14.99

SongArtistSong Clip
1Jingle BellsCount Basie
2My Dream ChristmasBob Chester
3Fattest Man in TownBob Chester
4Here Comes Santa ClausSammy Kaye
5Santa Claus LullabyBlue Barron & His Orchestra, Vocal By Betty Clark And The Blue Notes
6Snow FlakesFontanna & His Orchestra and Chorus
7Red Cheeks And White WhiskersBlue Barron And His Orchestra, Vocal By The Blue Notes
8Christmas TimeVera Lynn with Robert Farnon Orchestra
9ChristmastimeBlue Barron & Orchestra, Vocal by The Blue Notes
10I'll Be Home for ChristmasSid Peltyn and Orchestra
11Dearest SantaEddy Howard
12Whatcha' Gonna Get Me for Christmas?Jan Garber Orchestra
13There's No Place Like Home At ChristmasJan Garber Orchestra
14Jumpin' Jiminy ChristmasJan Garber Orchestra
15Merry Christmas PolkaFreddy Martin Orchestra
16Christmas Choo Choo TrainArt Mooney & Orchestra
17Santa Claus Is On His WaySammy Kaye
18Sleigh Ride in JulyLes Brown
19When You Trim Your Christmas Tree Les Brown, Vocal Jack Haskell
20SnowfallClaude Thornhill Orchestra
21Winter WeatherPeggy Lee & Art London with Benny Goodman
22Jingle BellsLeo Watson
23Shake Hands With Santa ClausLouis Prima
24May Everyday Be ChristmasLouis Jordan & Louis Armstrong
25Boogie Woogie HolidayEddie Vinson & His Orchestra
26Holiday In HavanaDesi Arnaz
27Santa From Santa FeLennon Sisters with Lawrence Welk Orchestra
28Dixieland Band From Santa Claus LandJimmy Dorsey