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The little drummer boy

Katherine Kennicott Davis

The little drummer boy - Katherine Kennicott Davis


Solo Trumpet arrangement of "The Little Drummer Boy" (originally known as "Carol of the Drum") which is a popular Christmas song written by the American classical music composer and teacher Katherine Kennicott Davis in 1941. First recorded in 1951 by the Trapp Family Singers, the song was further popularized by a 1958 recording by the Harry Simeone Chorale; the Simeone version was re-released successfully for several years and the song has been recorded many times since.

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