Adirondacks at Christmastime
Marianne Razzo is a singer/songwriter who grew up in the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate, N.Y. Her magical childhood memories inspired this heartwarming Christmas CD which pays tribute to her favorite time of year, and her favorite place on earth: The Adirondack Mountains. What makes The Adirondacks at Christmastime unique is Marianne's special talent for bringing together a variety of styles under the canopy of her soothing voice, dynamic harmonies, pleasant piano playing and clever lyrics. The Adirondacks at Christmastime will charm and surprise you causing you to wonder if you are listening to a swing trio, easy listening, country-folk music, acoustic instrumentals or a sweet sounding choir. No matter what, you will be right, because all of those styles are found here! Marianne's beautiful arrangements of classics such as "Silent Night", "The First Noel", 'Jingle Bells', "O Holy Night" and more, are sure to put you 'in the mood' for the holidays! Listeners will tap their feet to the "The Andrews Sisters" - influenced "Let's Get Dressed For Winter" while their hearts will be warmed by the cozy stories Marianne tells in "The Adirondacks at Christmastime", "The Magic of Christmas is Yours" and "No Castle Royal." Children will love the imagery created by the lyrics in "Peppermint Stick Forest" and the infectious melody of "Deseos De Navidad (Christmas Wishes)." The variety of styles on this heartwarming CD are sure to entertain you, and keep you looking forward to Christmas music season for years to come. Marianne dedicates The Adirondacks at Christmastime to her mother.