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TIME-LIFE: CHRISTMAS JOY is also available with TIME-LIFE: CHRISTMAS FAVORITES and TIME-LIFE: HOLIDAY CHEER in the 3-CD box set TIME-LIFE: TREASURY OF CHRISTMAS II

Annotation last modified on 2015-08-30 04:51 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mistletoe and Holly Jack Jones 1:41
2 Santa Baby Eartha Kitt 3:27
3 Up on the House Top (Ho! Ho! Ho!) Gene Autry 2:51
4 Snow Rosemary Clooney 2:42
5 If Every Day Was Like Christmas Elvis Presley 2:56
6 O Holy Night Andy Williams 3:26
7 Ding Dong Merrily on High Roger Whittaker 4:46
8 Deck the Halls Vic Damone 1:57
9 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Doris Day 3:03
10 O Christmas Tree Mario Lanza 2:03
11 Silver Bells Margaret Whiting and Jimmy Wakely 2:57
12 We Wish You a Merry Christmas The Philadelphia Orchestra and Chorus 2:02

Credits

CD 1

choir vocals:
The Philadelphia Singers (1971 – 1972) (track 12)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
Red West (track 5)
Adolphe Adam (composer) (1847) (track 6)
conductor:
Eugene Ormandy (conductor) (1971 – 1972) (track 12)
lyricist:
Red West (track 5)
Ernst Anschütz (1824) (track 10)
John Sullivan Dwight (1855) (track 6)
orchestra:
The Philadelphia Orchestra (1971 – 1972) (track 12)
performer:
Jimmy Wakely (Country and western singer and songwriter) (track 11)
translator:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 10)
writer:
Joan Javits (track 2)
Anthony Springer (track 2)
Philip Springer (track 2)
publisher:
Atlantic Music Corp. (BMI) (track 5)
TM Music Ltd. (track 2)
Tamir Music (track 2)
arrangements:
O Holy Night (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 6)
O Holy Night (arr. Johnson, orch. Volpi) (track 6)
O Holy Night (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
O Holy Night (arr. Rutter) (track 6)
O Holy Night (Mariah Carey arrangement) (track 6)
Oh Holy Night (for Sara Stevens) (track 6)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
O Holy Night (Peter Cardinali arrangement) (track 6)
later parody versions:
O Holy Tonight! (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 6)
Ö Christmas Tree (Ö Tannenbaum) (parody recorded by Ö la Palöma Boys) (track 10)
later translated versions:
Ak, svētā nakts (track 6)
recording of:
O Christmas Tree (English version of German "O Tannenbaum") (track 10)
O Holy Night (track 6)
Santa Baby (1953-10-05) (track 2)
translated version of:
O Tannenbaum (original German version) (track 10)
version of:
Cantique de Noël “Minuit chrétiens” (French original of “O Holy Night”) (track 6)