• Artist: Lara Herscovitch
  • Title: Charlie Brown Christmas Tree
  • Genre: Folk, Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad, Inspirational
  • Speed: Slow (45-63)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Piano, Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 3/31/2011
  • Lyric themes: Other, Soul Searching, Hope, Optimism, Triumph Success, Courage
  • Lyrics: Lined up in perfect rows, perfect shades of green Perfect branches reaching out to me Far as my 3’ high eyes could see But I’d want the shy, scrawny one at the end of the day No one took away The underdog’s the one for me I’d pick the Charlie Brown Christmas tree (chorus) We’re all scattered seeds looking for a place to land Floating on unseen currents no one really understands I’m racing the daylight cause I finally like the view Thanking my northern stars I have a home I want to come home to The interstate’s a racetrack, everybody wants to win Diving into their morning coffee, daily sink or swim I’m on the side roads, on stages and on a limb The dust in the spotlight’s like snow coming down When December comes around How thankful I am to be A Charlie Brown Christmas tree (chorus) I guess I’m supposed to know About Jesus and the Macabees But I found other ways, other things to believe
  • Keywords: inspirational, simple, gentle, Ballad, Bass, Heartfelt, Human, Organic
  • Ending type: End Sustain

About Lara Herscovitch

Lara Herscovitch

Durham, CT United States

Lara Herscovitch is “captivating” (Smother.net). “A remarkable performer” (WSHU Profiles in Folk), “one hell of a find” (New Haven Advocate). A unique and engaging singer-songwriter, Lara’s music is an original blend of contemporary acoustic/folk with pop, Latin, jazz, and blues influences. “Delicious” (Indie-Music.com), smart, poetic and witty, Lara “masterfully” (Womenfolk.net) merges soulful melodies with “perfect wordcrafting” (New Haven Advocate) and “keen intelligence” (The Chronicle). She is “inspiring” (Manchester VT Journal), “fresh and invigorating” (Music Morsels), ...

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