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Sly Crooner One Hour Christmas Special

From: Geoffrey Tozer
Series: Sly Crooner
Length: 59:00

A Damon Runyon Christmas story set to music. Read the full description.

Christmascdartjpg_small In the continuing saga of Swanktown we take a short break for the Christmas holidays as Sly Crooner, your lounge companion, recalls a very special Christmas past. What makes it special is that in following their natural instincts to share the holiday spirit with those around them the three wise men of Swanktown, Good Time Charley, Dancing Dan and Sly Crooner also advance the cause of true love. Not to mention Dancing Dan stays healthy in a very toxic environment. This warm, sweet and loving holiday tale is actually a Damon Runyon story set to original swank arrangements of Christmas classics. Laughing Jingle Bells, Cool Angels We Have Heard On High, The Swank Wassail Song, Reggae Silent Night and a Latin version of We Three Kings (Los Tres Reyes) and many others are highlighted. This show is also available as two half hour episodes. Merry Christmas and a very swank New Year to you!

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Piece Description

In the continuing saga of Swanktown we take a short break for the Christmas holidays as Sly Crooner, your lounge companion, recalls a very special Christmas past. What makes it special is that in following their natural instincts to share the holiday spirit with those around them the three wise men of Swanktown, Good Time Charley, Dancing Dan and Sly Crooner also advance the cause of true love. Not to mention Dancing Dan stays healthy in a very toxic environment. This warm, sweet and loving holiday tale is actually a Damon Runyon story set to original swank arrangements of Christmas classics. Laughing Jingle Bells, Cool Angels We Have Heard On High, The Swank Wassail Song, Reggae Silent Night and a Latin version of We Three Kings (Los Tres Reyes) and many others are highlighted. This show is also available as two half hour episodes. Merry Christmas and a very swank New Year to you!

Broadcast History

NIPR, KRPS, WNMU, WDCV

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Laughing Jingle Bells Geoffrey Leigh Tozer A Very Swank Christmas. Razz Records 2008 02:45
Deck Martinis With Green Olives Geoffrey Leigh Tozer A Very Swabk Christmas. Razz Records 2008 03:12
Cool Angels We Have Heard On High Geoffrey Leigh Tozer A Very Swank Christmas. Razz Records 2008 03:21
The Swank Wassail Song Geoffrey Leigh Tozer A Very Swank Christmas. Razz Records 2008 03:03
We Three Kings/Los Tres Reyes Geoffrey Leigh Tozer A Very Swank Christmas. Razz Records 2008 03:34
Reggae Silent Night Geoffrey L:eigh Tozer A Very Swank Christmas. Razz Records 2008 04:05
Amazing Grace Geoffrey Leigh Tozer A Very Swank Christmas. Razz Records 2008 03:42
Baby It Isn't Christmas Without You Geoffrey Leigh Tozer A Very Swank Christmas. Razz Records 2008 03:27
Scottish Salsa Geoffrey Leigh Tozer A Very Swank Christmas. Razz Records 2008 01:00
A Christmas Tree In The Woods Geoffrey Leigh Tozer A Very Swank Christmas. Razz Records 2008 03:34

Related Website

http://www.slycrooner.com