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Straight No Chaser is the place for jazz lovers (and those who will soon be jazz lovers) to enjoy podcasts with their favorite music and artists. Winner of the 2017 JazzTimes Readers' Poll for Best Podcast, your host Jeffrey Siegel will take you inside the world of jazz, from the new releases to the best festiva;s to remembrances of jazz legends.

25 Days of Jazzmas: "O Little Town (of Bethlehem)"

Dec 22, 2011

The text was written by Phillips Brooks(1835–1893), an Episcopal priest, and rector of the Church of the Holy trinity in Philadelphia, PA.  He was allegeldy inspired by visiting the city of Bethlehem in 1865:

“After an early dinner, we took our horses and rode to Bethlehem,” so he wrote home in Christmas week of...