GRAND OLE OPRY: CHRISTMAS AT THE GRAND OLE OPRY {HANK SNOW, SKEETER DAVIS, BILL MONROE, ERNEST TUBB, PORTER WAGONER, DEL WOOD} (RADIO)

Summary

One in this series of country-and-western music and comedy revues. This special Christmas program is hosted by "The Singing Ranger," Hank Snow, and dedicated to hospitalized veterans. Highlights include the following: Snow performs his 1950 hit, "I'm Movin' On"; Skeeter Davis sings "Silent Night"; President Jimmy Carter delivers a message of thanks to hospitalized veterans; Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys perform "Christmas Time's a Comin'"; Snow returns with "The Reindeer Boogie"; pianist Del Wood performs "Jingle Bells"; Porter Wagoner sings "Happy Birthday, Jesus"; and VA administrator, Max Cleland, reads an inspirational prayer. No commercials.

Details

  • NETWORK: WSM-Radio
  • DATE: 1978/12/xx
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:29:32
  • COLOR/B&W:
  • CATALOG ID: R:14580
  • GENRE: Radio - Music
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Christmas
  • SERIES RUN: WSM (Nashville, TN) - Radio series, 1925-
  • COMMERCIALS:

CREDITS

    • Hank Snow … Host, Performer, Singer
    • Skeeter Davis … Performer, Singer
    • Bill Monroe … Performer, Singer
    • Monroe, Bill and the Bluegrass Boys … Music Group
    • Ernest Tubb … Performer, Singer
    • Tubb, Ernest and his Texas Troubadors … Music Group
    • Del Wood … Performer, Instrumentalist, Pianist
    • Porter Wagoner … Performer, Singer
    • Jimmy Carter
    • Cleland, Joseph Maxwell (Max)