Obituary: Mel Torme. " The Christmas Song" (" Chestnuts roasting on an open fire. . " ), is a perennial favourite, and his books include a novel, a biography of the drummer Buddy Rich and his.
Dec 18, 2015 · In 1945, Mel Tormé and Bob Wells wrote" The Christmas Song" and promptly played it for Nat" King" Cole who released the first recording of it in the followin. Check out The Christmas Song by James Torme on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.
com. Watch video · In July of 1945, the late Mel Torme co-wrote the Christmas classic, " The Christmas Song. " Nat King Cole would make it a hit in 1946 and today, the song has been recorded by more than 125 other artists, including Mel Torme's son.
Dec 25, 2017 · The Story Behind 'The Christmas Song' Mel Tormé famously co-wrote one of the most well-known carols of all time in 1945. His son, James, tells the story of how the song came to be. Listen to your favorite songs from The Christmas Song by James Torme Now.
Stream ad-free with Amazon Music Unlimited on mobile, desktop, and. Listen to The Christmas Song by James Tormé on Slacker Radio and create personalized radio stations based on your favorite artists, songs. James Torme. The. Second Generation Vocalist James Tormé, Son of Legendary Vocalist Mel Tormé, Announces Release of Christmas Singles from Legendary Tormé Songbook: “The Christmas Feeling” – Available.
" The Christmas Song" (commonly subtitled" Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire" or, as it was originally subtitled, " Merry Christmas to You" ) is a classic Christmas song written in 1945 by Bob Wells and Mel Tormé.
According to Tormé, the song was written during a blistering hot summer. (soundbite of song, " the christmas song" ) MEL TORME: (Singing) Everybody knows a turkey and some mistletoe help to make the season bright. KING: There is a terrific story behind the writing of this song, and we thought the best person to tell it would be Mel Torme's youngest son, James.
Dec 17, 2008 · Mel Torme and Judy Garland sing a wonderful rendition of" The Christmas Song. " Amazingly, Mel wrote this classic carol at.
And, as they say in that Charlie Brown song, 'Christmas Time Is Here, ' Oh that we could only see this spirit through the year. " James Tormé performs holiday favorites with the Modesto Symphony on December 2nd and 3rd at the Gallo Center for the Arts. James Tormé (born August 13, 1973) is a jazz vocalist based in Los Angeles, California.
He is the son of singer Mel Tormé and British actress Janette Scott and grandson of Thora Hird. After winning the Chuck Niles Jazz Music Award in 2007 and having released two independent CDs, he signed with KOCH records (now E1) in 2008. The Christmas Song is a classic Christmas song written in 1945 by Bob Wells and Mel Tormé. According to Tormé, the. Dec 25, 2017. Mel Tormé famously co-wrote one of the most well-known carols of all time in 1945.
His son, James, tells the story of how the song came to be. Multi-Award winning E1 Music recording artist James Tormé is a uniquely gifted singer whose music infuses. The Christmas Song (70TH Anniversary Version). Dec 23, 2016. 22, 2016 in Sherman Oaks, James Tormé, singer and son of the late Mel. VIDEO: Mel Tormé sings “The Christmas Song, ” which he co-wrote. Old school charm meets new age beats – vocalist James Tormé unfurls a virtually unknown song his father wrote 25 years ago — “The Christmas Feeling”.
James Torme is a singer whos father Mel Tormet wrote the Christmas Song made famous by Nat King Cole. Dec 24, 2015. “The Christmas Song” was penned by the late jazz great Mel Torme and. James Torme says his father went to Wells' Toluca Lake home for a.