We’re a bit short on snow in my part of the world right now, which is not unusual–it’s still on the early side for the white stuff. Of course, the following song‘s rarely-performed opening verse begins “The sun is shining, the grass is green.” “White Christmas” by Irving Berlin, sung by The Three Tenors: Video
It is warm here in the northeastern US. I mean, right now it’s nasty and pouring rain, but it was over 60°F in New York today, and it’s supposed to be over 70°F tomorrow. Which is ridiculous for December, of course, but then the following song’s rarely-performed opening verse begins “The sun is shining, the
Or at least some songs from… “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch” by Albert Hague and Theodor Geisel, sung by Thurl Ravenscroft: Video courtesy of Leroux Louisiana And then there’s “White Christmas” by Irving Berlin, sung by Bing Crosby and Martha Mears: Video courtesy of Marius MC Or, if you prefer (and if you’re
White Christmas, written by Irving Berlin, sung by Jason Castro (5 years ago): and by the Castro family last year:
So here’s Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas”, sung by (and really, who else?) Jason Castro: Now, a white Christmas is lovely, but not TOO white, please, as my extended family is having our Chanukah blowout on Sunday. So just a pretty dusting of white will be ample. Thankyouverymuch!
You may recall that Jason recorded this song as a special gift to his fans a couple of years ago: Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas”, of course–Enjoy!