Harry Simeone Chorale
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Little Drummer Boy
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Onward Christian Soldiers
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Have I Told You Lately That I Love You
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The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
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Red Wing / Whoopi / Riders In the Sky

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Harry Simeone Chorale

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Holiday chorale conductor and arranger Harry Simeone was responsible for popularizing the yuletide perennial "The Little Drummer Boy." Born in Newark, NJ, on May 9, 1911, Simeone had a childhood affection for the Metropolitan Opera, which inspired him to pursue a career as a concert pianist. After graduating from the Juilliard School of Music, he went to work at CBS Radio as an arranger for popular bandleader Fred Waring, even marrying one of Waring's vocalists, Margaret McCravy... Read more

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