Holiday Music

Ever wonder how Christmas is celebrated in Israel? Discover through Vistas of Israel recordings how both Chanukah and Christmas are celebrated in Israel in the late 50s and 60s, along with Christmas hymns such as Oh, Come All Ye Faithful and Silent Night, Holy Night and silly songs like I want a hippopotamus for Christmas  and All I want for Christmas is my Two Front Teeth.

This collection features over 60 Vintage Christmas & Holiday recordings, across our Judaic, Jazz and Vintage collection for you to enjoy.




Please note, due to copyright some items may only be available as a 45 second snippet.

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