Happy Holidays with Bing & Frank

Happy Holidays with Bing & Frank

Fri, 12/02/2022 - 10:30pm - 11:00pm

Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra during the production.

Credit: Courtesy of Frank Sinatra Enterprises, LLC

Celebrate the holidays with a timeless special, featuring the magical combination of Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby.

In this early color broadcast from 1957, the two legends swap Christmas songs and stories and duet on some favorite holiday classics. Happy Holidays with Bing & Frank airs Friday, December 2 at 10:30 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

The two legends swap Christmas carols, songs, and stories, pay a musical visit to Victorian England, and duet on Christmas classics. The show finishes in inimitable fashion with “The Christmas Song” and “White Christmas” for pure festive perfection. Directed by Sinatra, with music conducted by Nelson Riddle, the program also features the Ralph Brewster Singers. 

Songs include: "Mistletoe And Holly," "Jingle Bells," "Deck The Halls," "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen," "Hark The Herald Angels Sing," "O Come All Ye Faithful," "The First Noel," "It Came Upon A Midnight Clear," "Away In A Manger," "O Little Town of Bethlehem," "Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer," "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town," "The Christmas Song" and "White Christmas."