TALES OF A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS
WITH THE JERRY GRANELLI TRIO & COASTAL SOUNDS CHILDREN'S CHOIR
Released in 1965 and named the #4 Greatest Christmas Album of All Time byRolling Stone magazine, 'A Charlie Brown Christmas', has been a part of holiday traditions for generations. This Sunday November 29, the Jerry Granelli Trio together with the Coastal Sounds Children's Choir, bring the cherished soundtrack to life at The Vogue Theatre.
We had an opportunity to ask Granelli, the original drummer for the Vince Guaraldi Trio a few questions about Christmas traditions, a potential Snoopy band and much more!
Jerry Granelli: I guess my favorite Charlie Brown character has to be Linus because he's so quiet then he comes up with the most deep things like "I could tell you what Christmas is all about Charlie Brown..." so I've got to go was Linus. He is just the voice of sanity in the whole strip.
JG: See at the time we didn't know all that happened so, we just went about playing our music and then slowly people kept asking for those songs, you know, and it just started to spread so...READ MORE
This Sunday November 29
The Vogue Theatre
Two Shows - 2pm Matinee & 7pm
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DR. LONNIE SMITH & THE JILL TOWNSEND BIG BAND
"Despite his numerous mysteries, a few facts remain crystal clear: Dr. Lonnie Smith is a phenomenal B3 burner who can light up a room with visceral intensity..." - JazzTimes
Dr. Lonnie Smith, together with The Jill Townsend Big Band—comprised of seventeen of Vancouver's finest jazz musicians—will be a night that's sure to spark the start December.
Friday December 4
& Saturday December 5 - 8pm.
The Annex (Orpheum)
FRANKIE'S EVERY WEEKEND!