Archive for the 'Vince Guaraldi' Category

Friday, December 21st, 2012

Lucy Van Pelt loves the beautiful sound of clinking nickels. She wants real estate for Christmas. Snoopy challenges passersby to find the true meaning of Christmas by winning “money, money, money” in his “spectacular super colossal neighborhood Christmas lights and display contest.” For her part, Sally Brown forgoes her lengthy list of gifts, asking Santa […]

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

Over the course of next eight weeks the probability of hearing Vince Guaraldi goes way up. This is, of course, a good thing. Guaraldi’s score to A Charlie Brown Christmas is nothing short of brilliant—but it ain’t Christmas-time just yet, folks. Below is something just as good. In terms of Guaraldi’s varied career I’ve always […]

Monday, December 10th, 2007

If you have not done so yet, head on over to eMusic and download Vince Guaraldi’s classic score for the 1965 Peanuts TV special A Charlie Brown Christmas. Nostalgia inducing holiday instrumental jazz at it’s best, this CBS soundtrack is as familiar as the cartoon itself. Not only does this reign as my favorite Holiday […]