If it’s December…

…it must be time for my parade of Jewish winter-holiday-season music. Chanukah songs, of course, and Christmas/generalized-winter-holiday-season songs written by Jews.

(If you were not expecting this, then welcome! You must be new to Castrocopia, always good to see a new face.)


I started with this song last year, too, because it makes such a nice segue from Black Friday and Cyber Monday, especially since both Black Friday and Cyber Monday seem to have continued just-all-week-long. The song? “The Christmas Can-Can,” music by Jacques Offenbach (with a judicious amount of mash-up included), lyrics and arrangement by Walter Chase, sung Straight No Chaser:

Video by Straight No Chaser