A few years ago, I seized upon the opportunity to go and hear Mannheim Steamroller in person at the Toyota Center here in Houston.
I was introduced to their music by Rush Limbaugh, actually, long before that, and had three CDs of their Christmas music that I would play - over and over again - when I was driving a cab. In fact, one time I had one of theirs playing when a policeman came over and wanted to know what radio station I had on so that he could listen in his own car!
I am pleased to share with you now Mannheim Steamroller's version of "Silent Night" as I heard it in person. You may want to close your eyes while you listen if you find the visuals too distracting. Here it is ... ...
This was initially scheduled to be published last Sunday, but I couldn't get the YouTube link to work properly. I'll be posting #2 in this series in just a few minutes.