Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Sleigh Ride
3:44
2 When My Heart Finds Christmas
4 4:32
3 (It Must've Been Ol') Santa Claus
4:39
4 The Blessed Dawn of Christmas Day
4:40
5 Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
2:34
6 The Little Drummer Boy
3:42
7 Ave Maria
4:35
8 Parade of the Wooden Soldiers
3:27
9 What Child Is This?
3:12
10 Christmas Dreaming
2:40
11 I Pray on Christmas
3:49
12 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
2:32
13 O Holy Night
6:45
14 What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?
4:49

Credits

CD 1

membranophone:
Joseph Modeliste (Ziggy Modeliste) (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (tracks 3, 6)
arranger:
Harry Connick, Jr. (tracks 1–14)
Michel Legrand (track 9)
assistant engineer:
Bill Smith (US recording engineer) (tracks 1–14)
Leslie Ann Jones (recording engineer) (tracks 1–14)
composer:
Lester Lee (track 10)
Frank Loesser (track 14)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 12)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 9)
Harry Connick, Jr. (tracks 2–4, 11)
Adolphe Adam (1847) (track 13)
Léon Jessel (1897) (track 8)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 6)
Jule Styne (1945-07) (track 5)
Leroy Anderson (1948) (track 1)
conductor:
Harry Connick, Jr. (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (tracks 1–14)
lyricist:
Frank Loesser (track 14)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 12)
Harry Connick, Jr. (tracks 2–4, 11)
Irving Gordon (track 10)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 7)
John Sullivan Dwight (1855) (track 13)
William Chatterton Dix (1865) (track 9)
Ballard MacDonald (1922) (track 8)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 6)
Sammy Cahn (1945-07) (track 5)
Mitchell Parish (1950) (track 1)
mixer:
Tracey Freeman (tracks 1–14)
Leslie Ann Jones (recording engineer) (tracks 1–14)
Gregg Rubin (tracks 1–14)
producer:
Tracey Freeman (tracks 1–14)
recording engineer:
Gregg Rubin (1993-07-16 – 1993-07-23) (tracks 1–14)
writer:
Henry Onorati (1958) (track 6)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1993) (tracks 1–14)
publisher:
Chappell & Co Ltd. (track 12)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 12)
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 6)
Mills Music, Inc. (1964) (track 6)
mixed at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (tracks 1–14)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (tracks 1–14)
arrangements:
Ave Maria (The Priests arrangement) (track 7)
Little Drummer Boy (arr. McCarthy) (track 6)
O Holy Night (Mariah Carey arrangement) (track 13)
O Holy Night (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
O Holy Night (arr. Rutter) (track 13)
O Holy Night (arr. Johnson, orch. Volpi) (track 13)
O Holy Night (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 13)
Oh Holy Night (for Sara Stevens) (track 13)
The Son of Mary (track 9)
What Child Is This (arr. Johnson and Ricketts) (track 9)
What Child Is This (Vince Guaraldi adaptation) (track 9)
What Child Is This? (arr. Parker/Shaw) (track 9)
What Child Is This? (for Sara Stevens) (track 9)
What Child Is This? (Jack Jezioro, Brendan Harkin arrangements) (track 9)
has revision:
What Child Is This? (Trans-Siberian Orchestra version) (track 9)
is based on:
[untitled] (traditional Czech carol, became “Carol of the Drums”) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Ave Maria (track 7)
Jul - Det’ cool (track 1)
Let It Snow (track 5)
Little Drummer Boy (track 6)
O Holy Night (Peter Cardinali arrangement) (track 13)
later parody versions:
Frosty the Red-Nosed Snowman (Aqua Teen Hunger Force) (track 12)
O Holy Tonight! (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 13)
Rapapapam (track 6)
The Little Drum Machine Boy (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 6)
later translated versions:
Ak, svētā nakts (track 13)
Het is feest (track 5)
Kas ir šis bērns (Latvian version of English "What Child Is This?") (track 9)
Petteri Punakuono (track 12)
Pieni rumpali (track 6)
Rekiretki (track 1)
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (German) (track 12)
そりすべり (track 1)
later versions:
Lass es schnei’n (track 5)
Little Drummer Boy (Poema version of the carol) (track 6)
recording of:
Ave Maria (Schubert's Ave Maria: Latin "Ave Maria" text sung to the tune of 'Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria"') (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 7)
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 6)
Christmas Dreaming (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 10)
I Pray on Christmas (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 11)
It Must Have Been Ol’ Santa Claus (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 3)
Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 5)
O Holy Night (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 13)
Rudolph, the Red‐Nosed Reindeer (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 12)
Sleigh Ride (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 1)
The Blessed Dawn of Christmas Day (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 4)
The Parade of the Wooden Soldiers (ballad) (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 8)
What Are You Doing New Year's Eve (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 14)
What Child Is This? (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 9)
When My Heart Finds Christmas (1993-07-19 – 1993-07-23) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Polarlufteinbruch (track 5)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (track 12)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 12)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 6)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 1, 12)
version of:
Cantique de Noël "Minuit chrétiens" (French original of "O Holy Night") (track 13)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 7)
Greensleeves (track 9)
Sleigh Ride (original instrumental version) (track 1)

Release

mastering: Vlado Meller
copyrighted by: Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1993)
mastered at: Sony Music Studios (NYC) in Hell's Kitchen, New York, New York, United States
ASIN: US: B0000029DL [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/791343 [info]