It’s Christmas again! Here is a Christmas song that I wrote in 2000. My friend Michael Andrew supplied the lyrics. I recorded and released this version in 2014 – it features the incomparable Napoleon Murphy Brock on vocals and the inimitable Jeff Lederer on tenor sax. Merry Christmas!!
My fourth CD, Clowns Will Be Arriving, was released by Summit Records on January 13, 2015. Check out this page for audio samples and reviews!
- I Dream of Jeannie by Hugo Montenegro
- Get Smart by Irving Szathmary
- Clowns Will be Arriving by Ted Kooshian
- Three Clowns by Wayne Shorter
- Koko by Ted Kooshian
- Christmas Day, My Favorite Day music by Ted Kooshian, lyrics by Michael Andrew
- Mannix by Lalo Schifrin
- Skylark by Hoagy Carmichael
- Lost in Space by Johnny Williams
- Porkypine by Ted Kooshian
- I Scare Myself by Dan Hicks
- Ignatz by Ted Kooshian
- When You Wish Upon a Star by Leigh Harline
Ted Kooshian – piano + electric keyboard + all arrangements • Jeff Lederer – flute, soprano+tenor sax • Cliff Lyons – alto sax • Pete McGuinness – trombone • Mat Jodrell – trumpet • Wilbur Bascomb, Tom Hubbard, Morrie Louden – bass • Dave Silliman, Warren Odze, Scott Neumann – drums + percussion • Paul Livant – rhythm guitar • Napoleon Murphy Brock – vocal • Jim Clouse – recording, mixing + mastering