Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 White Christmas
3:24
2 Silent Night
3:19
3 O Come All Ye Faithful
2:38
4 Jingle Bells
2:36
5 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
2:35
6 Christmas Dreaming (A Little Early This Year)
2:59
7 It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
3:33
8 O Little Town of Bethlehem
3:06
9 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
4 2:35
10 Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
2:36
11 Introduction by General Reynolds, Chief of Special Services / Frank Sinatra
0:56
12 Medley: O Little Town of Bethlehem / Joy to the World / White Christmas
5:16
13 Ave Maria
3:29
14 Winter Wonderland
2:03
15 The Lord's Prayer
3:33

Credits

CD 1

additional composer:
Lowell Mason (1839) (track 12)
arranger:
Karin Wilund (Gospel singer) (track 15)
composer:
Bernard (track 14)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 12)
Lester Lee (track 6)
Hugh Martin (track 5)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (track 13)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (track 3)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 2)
James Lord Pierpont (1850) (track 4)
Lewis Henry Redner (1868) (tracks 8, 12)
J. Fred Coots (1932) (track 9)
Albert Hay Malotte (1935) (track 15)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (tracks 1, 12)
Jule Styne (1945-07) (tracks 10, 10)
lyricist:
Ralph Blane (track 5)
Irving Gordon (track 6)
Edmund Sears (track 7)
Richard B. Smith (wrote lyrics to "Winter Wonderland") (track 14)
Isaac Watts (hymn writer) (track 12)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (track 3)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 2)
James Lord Pierpont (1850) (track 4)
Phillips Brooks (1868) (tracks 8, 12)
Haven Gillespie (1932) (track 9)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (tracks 1, 12)
Sammy Cahn (1945-07) (tracks 10, 10)
orchestra:
Axel Stordahl & His Orchestra (1946-08-08) (track 3)
translator:
Frederick Oakeley (1841) (track 3)
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 2)
vocals:
Frank Sinatra (1947-12-28) (track 9)
publisher:
Chappell/Morris Ltd. (tracks 10, 10)
Cherry Lane Music Ltd. (tracks 10, 10)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (tracks 1, 12)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 14)
Francis, Day & Hunter (tracks 9, 14)
Irving Berlin Music Corp. (tracks 1, 12)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 9)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 14)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 14)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 4, 10, 10)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (tracks 1, 12)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (tracks 1, 12)
arrangement of:
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 13)
arrangements:
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Peter Knight) (track 5)
Jingle All the Way (track 4)
Jingle Bells (arr. Gordon Langford) (track 4)
Jingle Bells (arr. Chilcott) (track 4)
Jingle Bells (Beegie Adair, Roger Spencer arrangements) (track 4)
Jingle a cappella (track 4)
Joy to the World (Geoff Zanelli's arrangement) (track 12)
Joy to the World (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 12)
Joy to the World (John Rutter's arrangement) (track 12)
Joy to the World (arr. Johnson and Ricketts) (track 12)
Joy to the World (Our God Reigns) (Sovereign Grace version of Joy to the World) (track 12)
Midnight Clear (track 7)
O Come All Ye Faithful (arr. Johnson and Ricketts) (track 3)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (arrangement by Elvis Presley) (track 3)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste fideles) (arr. Don Gillis) (track 3)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (tracks 8, 12)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Culloton arrangement) (tracks 8, 12)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 2)
Silent Night (arr. Johnson, orch. Volpi) (track 2)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 2)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (track 2)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Santa Claus Is Coming to Town (1947-12-28) (track 9)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Good King Joy (track 12)
Grandma's Christmas Card (tracks 8, 12)
Holy Night (track 2)
Joy to the World (Mariah Carey song, based off both the Christmas carol and the Hoyt Axton/Three Dog Night song) (track 12)
Joy to the World (Peter Cardinali arrangement) (track 12)
Joy to the World (track 12)
Let It Snow (tracks 10, 10)
O Come All Ye Faithful (Prizeman arrangement) (track 3)
O come, all ye faithful (arr. Willcocks) (track 3)
PDX-mas Carol (track 12)
Trikkevise (track 4)
Året rundt (track 4)
later parody versions:
Dschingenkhan (track 4)
Jingle Bells (Daniel Ingram lyrics) (track 4)
Jingle Bells Deep (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 4)
Jingle Bells, Batman Smells (Children's schoolyard parody of Batman and Jingle Bells) (track 4)
Silent Night (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 2)
Silent Night (track 2)
Snowdown Skins (track 4)
Yingle Bells (track 4)
Čin čin čin (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Klokkeklang (track 4)
later translated versions:
Bjelleklang (track 4)
Bjældeklang (track 4)
Het is feest (tracks 10, 10)
Kulkuset (track 4)
Līksmi lai skan (Latvian version of English "Joy to the World") (track 12)
Noël blanc (tracks 1, 12)
Pār mazo ciemu ielejā (Latvian version of "It Came Upon the Midnight Clear") (track 7)
Rap jul (tracks 1, 12)
Riemuita saa (translated by V. Arti) (track 12)
Riemuita saa! (translated by Hilkka Norkamo) (track 12)
Santa Klauss nāk (track 9)
Talven ihmemaa (track 14)
Tu mazā, klusā Betlēme (Latvian version of "O Little Town of Bethlehem") (tracks 8, 12)
Valkea joulu (tracks 1, 12)
Weiße Weihnacht (tracks 1, 12)
Winter Wonderland (track 14)
Zvaniņš skan (Alfrēds Krūklis version) (track 4)
ウィンターワンダーランド (Japanese version of “Winter Wonderland”) (track 14)
ジングルベル (transl. Otawa Takashi) (track 4)
ジングルベル (Shōji Miyazawa's translation) (track 4)
ホワイトクリスマス (Tomoko Nakayama’s translation) (tracks 1, 12)
聖誕鈴聲 (track 4)
later versions:
Forest Green (lyrics of "O Little Town of Bethlehem" set to a different tune, the traditional carol as sung in the UK and in the Episcopal church in the US) (tracks 8, 12)
Jingle Bells (Die Toten Hosen arrangement) (track 4)
Jingle Bells (Lechner / Trabitsch) (track 4)
Jingle Bells (track 4)
Lass es schnei’n (tracks 10, 10)
Little Town (Cliff Richard carol -- the traditional words set to new music) (tracks 8, 12)
Nikolaus-Lied (track 9)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Kenneth Jennings arrangement) (tracks 8, 12)
O' Come All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles" - Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 3)
O' Little Town of Bethlehem (Bob Dylan arrangement) (tracks 8, 12)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 2)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 2)
Swingle Bells (track 4)
Vive le vent (track 4)
Winter Wunderwelt (track 14)
Zvaniņš skan (Latvian version of "Jingle Bells") (track 4)
medley including a recording of:
Joy to the World (Christmas carol) (track 12)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (traditional carol sung in the US to the tune of "St. Louis", cf. the version commonly sung to the hymn tune "Forest Green" in the UK) (track 12)
White Christmas (track 12)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 5)
recording of:
Christmas Dreaming (track 6)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
The Lord’s Prayer (track 15)
Winter Wonderland (track 14)
White Christmas (1944-11-14) (track 1)
Silent Night (1945-08-27) (track 2)
Jingle Bells (1946-08-08) (track 4)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin “Adeste fideles”) (1946-08-08) (track 3)
It Came Upon the Midnight Clear (carol version) (1947-12-28) (track 7)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (traditional carol sung in the US to the tune of "St. Louis", cf. the version commonly sung to the hymn tune "Forest Green" in the UK) (1947-12-28) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
A Christmas Festival (tracks 3–4, 12)
Christmas Train (medley) (tracks 3–4, 12)
Holiday Cheer (track 5)
Hooked on Romance (track 13)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (tracks 1, 4, 12, 14)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 1, 4, 12)
Adeste Fideles (Bing Crosby arrangement) (track 3)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 2, 5)
Christmas Medley (Bing Crosby version) (tracks 8, 12)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 9, 14)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 9, 14)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 2)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 9, 14)
Polarlufteinbruch (tracks 10, 10, 14)
Noëls pour cordes (tracks 2, 7–8, 12, 12)
translated version of:
Adeste fideles (original latin version) (track 3)
version of:
St. Louis (tracks 8, 12)

Release

ASIN: US: B0002S94F2 [info]

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/616220 [info]
Wikidata: Q3650960 [info]