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The Music

"Green Mountain Lucky"

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new musical,
"North Country Lucky"
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Christmas Music from the

Produced by studio wiz extraordinaire, musician/producer,
Andre Maquera

Tracks include:

1.Angels We Have Heard On High
2. Christmas Time Is Here
3. Go Tell It On the Mountain
4. God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
5. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
6. Let it Snow
7. Let There Be Peace For Christmas
8. O Tannenbaum
9. Silent Night
10. The Christmas Song
11. Winter Wonderland

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Christmas Music from the
Trapp Family Lodge -

Volume 2

Release date: December 19, 2007


Launch Christmas video

Watch the video:
"Let There Be Peace
for Christmas"

Dinner Music at the Trapp Family Lodge 2

Tracks include:

1. Moon River
2. Blue Moon / Sleepwalk
3. Moondance
4. (It's Only A) Paper Moon
5. Melon Moon
6. Moonlight In Vermont
7. Fly Me To The Moon
8. By The Light Of The Silvery     Moon
9. Clair de lune (intro) Moon     Dream
10. Moonglow
11. In The Evening By The      Moonlight
12. Bad Moon Rising
13. Shine On Harvest Moon
14. Moonlight Bay

“Moon Dream”
Dinner Music from
The Trapp Family Lodge -
Volume 2

– Piano Variations by John Cassel

Release date: October 24, 2007

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Christmas Music from the

Tracks include:

1. It Came Upon a Midnight     Clear
2. Good King
3. Oh Holy Night
4. Snowfall
5. White Christmas
6. Canon
7. Jingle Bells
8. Maria
9. Reindeer Dance
10. We Wish You a Merry       Christmas
11. Greensleeves

Download the music to Jumpin' Jinglin' Reindeer Waltz

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Christmas Music from the
Trapp Family Lodge

Release date: November 8, 2006

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John and Maria Von Trapp

Kids (of all ages) Dig Jazz

Tracks include:

1. Charlie Brown Theme
    / Do Re Mi
2. Swing
3. Rainbow Connection
4. Swinging On A Star
5. Twinkle Twinkle
6. When You Wish Upon a
7. Sesame Street Theme
    / Boy From NYC
8. Busy, Busy, Busy
9. Kiss The Girl
10. Hedwig's Theme from     Harry Potter

The new CD from John, "Kids (of all ages) Dig Jazz", is now available. Featuring many local musicians, this CD also features jazz great Bobby Militello ( Dave Brubeck Quartet), Will Galison, guitarists Paul Asbell and Andre Maquera, The Re-Bop Kids, Will Patton, and others.

Songs include Charlie Brown Theme/ Do Re Mi, Swing, Rainbow Connection, Swinging on a Star,
Sesame Street Theme, Hedwig's Theme from Harry Potter, and more!

Music for all ages with a hot jazz flavor!


Jade Lady cover

Jade Lady

released 2005

This CD features songs written by John over the past 20 years. Featuring some of the best studio session players in the business, this release serves as a snapshot of John's brilliant career and fine technique. A "must" buy for all Cassel and jazz enthusiasts alike.

Tracks include:

1.Old Melon Moon
2.Thru These Eyes
3.Just Fishin
4.Analog Guy In a Digital World
5.Rain In The Afternoon
6.Dear Lisa
7.Wind Train
8.Lady For A Rainy Tomorrow
9.Wind Has A Way Of It’s Own
10.Jade Lady
11.You Dazzle Me

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View the credits from this CD

Dinner Music from The Trapp Family Lodge cover

Dinner Music at The Trapp Family Lodge

released 2005  

Here are some of the favorite requests during dinner at Trapp Family Lodge.  "I hope I can bring our mellow atmosphere to your home for your dining and listening pleasure". - John


Tracks include:


1. Moonlight in Vermont 3:55:38
2. Duke Ellington Medley 4:27:06
    Sophisticated Lady
    In A Sentimental Mood
    I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
3. As Time Goes By 3:24:60
4. Theme From Cats 2:09:01
5. Phantom of the Opera Medley 5:21:04
    Think of Me
    Angel of Music
    Music of The Night
    All I Ask of You
    The Phantom of The Opera
6. What Will I Do 2:03:37
7. Smoke Gets In Your Eyes 2:39:18

8.   Somewhere My Love
     (Theme from Dr. Zhivago) 2:24:30
9.  Canadian Sunset 2:58:39
10. Wind Beneath My Wings 2:18:64
11. Send In The Clowns 2:39:45
12. Sound of Music Medley 6:51:05
     The Sound of Music Theme
     Sixteen Going on Seventeen
     Climb Every Mountain
     My Favorite Things
     Do Re Mi
13. Scott Joplin Medley 5:37:06
     The Entertainer