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This is our annual holiday special, featuring music, poetry, stories, and recipes! Here’s wishing you all the best for your holiday season and a happy new year to come!
Download: Episode 47 – Yuletide Greetings 2012
Stories & Poetry:
Susie’s Letter from Santa Claus,” by Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain)
“ The Goblins Who Stole a Sexton,” by Charles Dickens
“ The Boy Who Laughed at Santa Claus,” by Ogden Nash
A history of the Christmas candle in the window, from Fantasy-Ireland.com
Recipes (All cocktails this year):
After Five – Cory
Amber Dream/Winterbeer – Cory
Egg Nog, extra fancy – Laine
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Promos & Music
All songs used with permission/license, from
Magnatune and MusicAlley, except as noted.
“All Hayle to the Days, To Drive the Cold Winter Away,” Harper’s Hamper
“Dancing Day I – A Virgin Most Pure,” Steven Potvin & Con Brio Choir
“O Come Emmanuel,” Mary Ellen Kirk
“A v Jerusalime,” Kitka
“Rise Up Bright Sun,”
Leslie Fish* “The Huron Carol,” Tracy Helen
“Green Grow’th the Holly,” Pagan Carolers
“The Holly Bears a Berry,” Shira Kamen
“The Holly/Witches Dance,” Harper’s Hamper
“I Saw Three Ships,” Dusty Hughes
“Tapster Drynker,” Shira Kamen
“Wassail,” In Nova Cantica
“Tsarko Momche…,” Kitka
“Chestnut, Daphne, Scotch Cap,” Music for a Winter’s Eve
“The Blood-red Rose at Yule,” Music for a Winter’s Eve
“Nu zit Wellekome,” Ralph Rousseau Muelenbroeks
“We Three Kings,” Jennifer Avalon
“The Wheel of the Year,” Shira Kamen
“Twelfth Eve, Christmas Cheer, Chestnut Vagary,” Harper’s Hamper
“Le Brandevin,” Shira Kamen
“Da Day Dawn,”
Underscoring music is “We Three Kings,” by Two Harps, and “Ding Dong Merrily on High,” by Tracy Helen, both from MusicAlley.
*Used by permission of the artist.