Tag Archives: Christmas

Winter Carols Revisited

The production of the album is beautifully rich and very festive. The opening number has a festive feel to it, with cascading melodies and multiple layers of instruments that add a lot of depth and harmonic weight to these arrangements. … Continue reading

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The Gothard Sisters – Falling Snow

The Gothard Sisters know a thing or two about great Celtic music, and as a family band, they do have a certain special blend of chemistry, particularly when performing songs of love, hope and happiness during the festive season. The … Continue reading

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Christmas Truce 1914

My name is Francis Tolliver, I come from Liverpool. Two years ago the war was waiting for me after school. To Belgium and to Flanders, to Germany to here I fought for King and country I love dear. ‘Twas Christmas … Continue reading

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Christmas Dinner by Charles Dickens

When most people think of Charles Dickens, they think of his timeless and world changing tale called a “Christmas Carol”. There probably has not been a story written that had such an effect on humanity let along Christmas. But what … Continue reading

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