Ron Cohen, Robin Young’s former choir director at John F. Kennedy High School on Long Island, pays Here & Now his annual holiday season visit.
This year, Mr. Cohen shares some secular favorites that celebrate the universal themes of fellowship, giving and kindness.
Music From The Segment
- Meredith Wilson, “It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas,” performed by Perry Como, with the Fontane sisters
- Edward Pola and George Wyle, “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year,” performed by Andy Williams
- Bob Wells and Mel Torme, “The Christmas Song,” performed by Nat King Cole
- Frank Loesser, “Baby it’s Cold Outside,” performed by Esther Williams and Ricardo Montalban
- Frank Loesser, “Baby it’s Cold Outside,” performed by Idina Menzel and Michael Buble
- Irving Berlin, “White Christmas,” performed by Bing Crosby
- Hugh Martin and Ralph Blaine, “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” performed by Judy Garland