Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Ave Maria
3:24
2 Silent Night
2 3:45
3 When A Child Is Born
3:57
4 Amazing Grace
2 3:11
5 The First Noel
3:32
6 In The Bleak Midwinter
3:12
7 Pie Jesu
3:45
8 A Spaceman Came Travelling
4:44
9 O Come All Ye Faithful
3:49
10 Gloria in excelsis
2 3:23
11 Footsteps In The Snow
4:09
12 Peace On Earth / Little Drummer Boy
2:49
13 Sweeter The Bells
3:28
14 Child In A Manger
3:21
15 Happy XMas War ist over
3 3:46
16 Auld Lang Syne
2 3:58
17 Last Christmas
4:20
18 Moment of Peace (Christmas Version)
4:08

Credits

CD 1

additional composer:
arranger:
John Wasson (track 4)
composer:
Chris de Burgh (track 8)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 15)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 15)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 16)
George Michael (track 17)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (track 9)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 2)
Gustav Holst (1906) (track 6)
lyricist:
Chris de Burgh (track 8)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 15)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 15)
George Michael (track 17)
John Newton (English poet) (track 4)
Christina Rossetti (track 6)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (track 9)
Robert Burns (18th century Scottish poet/lyricist) (1788) (track 16)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 2)
translator:
Frederick Oakeley (1841) (track 9)
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 2)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 12)
Henry Onorati (1958) (track 12)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 12)
Ian Fraser (English composer, conductor, orchestrator, arranger and music director) (1977) (track 12)
Larry Grossman (1977) (track 12)
Buz Kohan (1977) (track 12)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 17)
Lenono Music (track 15)
Ono Music (track 15)
Rokstone Music Ltd (track 4)
Universal Classics & Jazz (Japanese company - read the annotation before using!) (track 4)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 4)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 17)
Wham! Music Ltd. (track 17)
Morrison Leahy Music Ltd. (1984 –) (track 17)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 17)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 6294) (track 16)
arrangements:
Amazing Grace (Mark O’Connor arrangement) (track 4)
Amazing Grace (Keith McCutchen's ~2005 arrangement of the hymn) (track 4)
Amazing Grace (Ernie Rettino/Debby Kerner Rettino arrangement) (track 4)
Amazing Grace (arrangement by Himes of the hymn, for brass band) (track 4)
Amazing Grace (arr. Daniel Lanois) (track 4)
Amazing Grace (for wind ensemble, Maldonado) (track 4)
Amazing Grace (John Rutter's arrangement of the popular hymn) (track 4)
Amazing Grace (Mullaney and Abbott's arrangement of the hym, ~1972) (track 4)
Auld Lang Syne (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 16)
Auld Lang Syne (arr. C. T. Davie) (track 16)
Auld Lang Syne (arr. G. O. Jones) (track 16)
Auld Lang Syne Variations (arr. P Limonov) (track 16)
Auld Lang Syne, Fantasy with Variations for Band (Simone Mantia variation) (track 16)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (arrangement by Elvis Presley) (track 9)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste fideles) (arr. Don Gillis) (track 9)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 2)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (track 2)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 2)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 2)
cover recording of:
In the Bleak Midwinter (Gustav Holst version) (track 6)
Last Christmas (track 17)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles") (track 9)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Amazing Grace (Jonathan Richman’s version) (track 4)
Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) (track 4)
Auld Lang Syne (track 16)
Grace Like Rain (track 4)
Holy Night (track 2)
My Christmas Prayer (track 16)
O Come All Ye Faithful (Prizeman arrangement) (track 9)
O come, all ye faithful (arr. Willcocks) (track 9)
仁愛的心 (track 4)
later parody versions:
Last Christmas (track 17)
Last Christmas (track 17)
Last Xmas (track 17)
Silent Night (track 2)
Silent Night (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Weihnachten (track 17)
later translated versions:
Então é Natal (track 15)
Joulusydän (track 17)
Stakkels Jim (track 16)
蛍の光 (track 16)
later versions:
Amazing Grace (Heinz Gietz's arrangement of the hymn, ~1979) (track 4)
Amazing Grace (incl. 4th verse by Beecher-Stowe) (track 4)
Auld Lang Syne (track 16)
In the Bleak Midwinter (arr. Bradley Ellingboe) (track 6)
O' Come All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles" - Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 9)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 2)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 2)
medley of:
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (track 12)
Peace on Earth (track 12)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 16)
recording of:
Amazing Grace (popular hymn first published 1779, catch-all) (track 4)
Auld Lang Syne (track 16)
Silent Night (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Someone Special (track 17)
Adeste Fideles (Bing Crosby arrangement) (track 9)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 2, 15)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 15, 17)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 16)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 16)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 2)
Noëls pour cordes (track 2)
translated version of:
Adeste fideles (original latin version) (track 9)
version of:
Cranham (track 6)
In the Bleak Midwinter (poem) (track 6)

Release Group

Wikipedia: en: Christmas Chants [info]