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Sounds of Christmas

arr. by John Wasson

Sounds of Christmas is a medley of traditional holiday songs including “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year”, “Silver Bells”, “The Christmas Song” (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire), “It’s Beginning to Look Like Christmas” and “I’ll Be Home for Christmas”.

Arranger John Wasson (b. 1956) is a bass trom- bonist and founding member of the Dallas Brass. He has published numerous works for drum corps, band, orchestra, jazz ensembles and church settings.

Last updated on April 4, 2012 by Palatine Concert Band