Music for merry-making

Chris Barrett's article (of this same title) in the December 21 issue of The Knoxville Mercury is rich in recommendations for every music listener this season. Here are your links for his playlist and each recommendation; have your library card ready (and put on your favorite toe-tapping shoes for some of these):

  • A little this and that –
  • Rocking the blues for Christmas –
  • Other early 20th century American blues –
  • Festive choir with solo vocals –
  • Music terms and topics explained –
  • Brassy celebration, one –
  • Brassy celebration, two –
  • Fascinating field recordings –