Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2.5 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

Trying Something New with Search
(125ad)
Piano Life Saver - Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
Ad
Let Your Piano Sing
Let Your Piano Sing
(ad)
Piano Buyer Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Buyers Guide
Who's Online
79 registered (36251, accordeur, Beakybird, 23 invisible), 1783 Guests and 8 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2
Topic Options
#1132740 - 12/21/06 11:16 AM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
For trucker et. al.

Here stands the "acussed" (sic) deer.

Go to link... he is a big buck!
********************************
http://forms.belointeractive.com/sharedc...as_Buck0323.jpg

 Quote:
Originally posted by wolfindmist:
What? No "Grandma Got Ran Over By A Reindeer" way back then. How on earth did you ever manage without that silly merriment! ;\)

Well... then here is the video that played for 18yrs on MTV.... just for "grunt" \:D

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPaGQEskSKM

 Quote:
Originally posted by ipgrunt:
Of course, back then we suffered through the December chill without the seasonal bliss of hearing Elmo and Jesse's, Granma Got Run Over By a Reindeer and Jingle Bells by the Barking Dogs.

Here's to the good old days. [/b]
[/b]
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
(ad)
Piano & Music Accessories
piano accessories music gifts tuning and moving equipment
#1132741 - 12/22/06 07:24 AM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
Edited... Kelly Clarkson does the tune nicely too.. lyrics incl. on this one.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-TM3Fpiq5A


This is a nice tune... Grown Up Christmas List... Amy Grant singing it nicely.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8N1_OcW0kM
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132742 - 12/22/06 05:16 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
brummell Offline
Full Member

Registered: 11/20/06
Posts: 143
Loc: Illinois
Bach's and Gounod's (Ave Maria)

Top
#1132743 - 12/22/06 10:57 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
 Quote:
Originally posted by brummell:
Bach's and Gounod's (Ave Maria) [/b]
I'll see if I can find something...
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132744 - 12/22/06 11:05 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
I am still hunting for a Bach and a Gounod youtube video of Ave Maria...

but look at what I stumbled upon while searching for your Ave Maria's... it is a stunning video of Ave Maria is by Giulio Caccini sung by a boys choir with lots of strings. Please have a listen... it's beautiful.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBAjLBN7VhA

 Quote:
Originally posted by brummell:
Bach's and Gounod's (Ave Maria) [/b]
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132745 - 12/22/06 11:14 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
Bach and Gounod's Ave Maria--- sung by Mari Palo
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j7fkrQfabUI
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132746 - 12/22/06 11:18 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
Bach/Gounod's Ave Maria played on Cello; Jullian Llyold Webber

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EE74-G_o6DY&mode=related&search=
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132747 - 12/23/06 11:07 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
Bette Midler did this tune with a big band on The View recently... "Cool Yule"
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F94H-dr18hU
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132748 - 12/23/06 11:10 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
Elton singing Step Into Christmas...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bwo1ZnmW_ic
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132749 - 12/23/06 11:11 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
Leon Redbone... singing frosty The Snowman
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I6tOu_fNfrQ
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132750 - 12/23/06 11:13 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
Burl Ives...
Have A Holly Jolly Christmas
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=khfTnchdOCU

I thought I heard over the radio that this is now the #1 tune; I dunno. I like White Christmas better myself.
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132751 - 12/23/06 11:24 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132752 - 12/23/06 11:33 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
PPM (Peter Paul & Mary) doin' A-soalin'
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_fjXUk_30g

How is Mary doing? I read somewhere that she was very sick.
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132753 - 12/25/06 02:44 AM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
ilm Offline
Full Member

Registered: 11/25/04
Posts: 386
Loc: USA
White Christmas does not do it for me; probably because of knowing what kind of person B Crosby was and that he was not there for the kids of his first family.

Top
#1132754 - 12/25/06 03:00 AM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
So what does float your boat; Christmas tune wise?

 Quote:
Originally posted by ilikemozart:
White Christmas does not do it for me; probably because of knowing what kind of person B Crosby was and that he was not there for the kids of his first family. [/b]
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132755 - 12/25/06 03:06 AM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
Irving Berlin wrote White Christmas... I like the song regardless of who has made the tune famous. It is a well crafted tune.

excerpt lyrics...

The sun is shining
The grass is green
The orange and the palm trees sway...
There's never been such a day,
In Beverly Hills L.A.

But it's December the 24th
And I'm longing to be up north....

Also the song has been covered well by others besides Bing. Just a thought to consider.

 Quote:
Originally posted by ilikemozart:
White Christmas does not do it for me; probably because of knowing what kind of person B Crosby was and that he was not there for the kids of his first family. [/b]
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132756 - 12/25/06 12:44 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
ilm Offline
Full Member

Registered: 11/25/04
Posts: 386
Loc: USA
Wolfindmist,

MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!

Okay, to answer your question, my favorite Christmas song would be "Oh Holy Night."

The modern ones I enjoy:

Feliz Navidad
Happy Christmas (John Lennon)
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas
Silver Bells

and the list goes on. I realize that Feliz Navidad doesn't have much in lyrics, but it is such a happy tune.

ILM

Top
#1132757 - 12/25/06 01:49 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
Astra Offline
Full Member

Registered: 04/08/06
Posts: 391
Loc: Slovenia
Thanks God its Christmas by Queen \:D
_________________________
ex - pian00b

Top
#1132758 - 12/25/06 10:58 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
Never heard it... are you putting me on. I dunno ablut that big wide toothy grin there.


 Quote:
Originally posted by pian00b:
Thanks God its Christmas by Queen \:D [/b]
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
#1132759 - 12/26/06 12:52 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
Astra Offline
Full Member

Registered: 04/08/06
Posts: 391
Loc: Slovenia
No, Im not putting you on (I dont know what this means really \:\) (

heres the link:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a5tfIzlFJVY
_________________________
ex - pian00b

Top
#1132760 - 12/26/06 11:43 PM Re: White Christmas is #1; What is your favorite tune for Christmas?
wolfindmist Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 1478
Loc: In a state full of Volcanoes
That was interesting...
I liked the part where the train derails off the mountain top... I didn't know Queen did a Christmas tune until now.


 Quote:
Originally posted by pian00b:
No, Im not putting you on (I dont know what this means really \:\) (

heres the link:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a5tfIzlFJVY [/b]
_________________________
I have my own weapon of mass destruction in the form of a "teenage" German Shepherd. Anything she spies and can get ahold of is fair game.

Top
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2

Moderator:  sharpsandflats 
What's Hot!!
Some New Piano World STATS

-------------------
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums RULES & HELP
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

-------------------
Piano Classified Ads
(ad)
Defining National Piano Schools - Perceptions
Defining National Piano Schools - Perceptions
(ad)
Piano Lamps - Piano Lights
Piano Lamp by cocoweb - free shipping
New in Piano World's online store PianoSupplies.com , beautiful piano lamps from cocoweb. Free shipping! (continental U.S.).
(ad)
Pianoteq
Grotrian Concert
Royal
for Pianoteq out now
(ad)
Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
Piano Acc. & Gift Items in
Piano World's Online Store
In PianoSupplies.com ,(a division of Piano World) our online store for piano and music gifts and accessories, party goods, tuning equipment, piano moving equipment, benches, lamps Caster Cups and more.


Free Shipping on Jansen Artist Piano Benches
New Topics - Multiple Forums
7th Piano Bridges Amateur Competition, July 2017, Russia
by pianobridges
12/04/16 06:59 PM
Another question about the thumb
by Karaba
12/04/16 06:51 PM
HB Tuner v1.6 (major changes)
by Hakki
12/04/16 05:15 PM
Ljud's piano beginner thread
by Ljud
12/04/16 04:52 PM
Yamaha avant grand: yeah or nah?
by AdrianR
12/04/16 12:13 PM
(ad)
Sheet Music Plus
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
Forum Stats
85,769 Registered Members
44 Forums
176,792 Topics
2,576,233 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2016 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission