Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 White Christmas
Pink Martini 2:11
2 White Christmas, Part II
Pink Martini feat. Saori Yuki 3:32
3 Shchedryk (Ukrainian Bell Carol)
Pink Martini 3:01
4 Santa Baby
Pink Martini 2:38
5 Elohai, N'Tzor
Pink Martini 3:21
6 Little Drummer Boy
Pink Martini 3:48
7 Congratulations - A Happy New Year Song
Pink Martini 2:53
8 Do You Hear What I Hear?
Pink Martini 3:59
9 La Vergine Degli Angeli
Pink Martini 3:12
10 We Three Kings
Pink Martini 5:07
11 A Snowglobe Christmas
Pink Martini 3:37
12 Ocho Kandelikas (Eight Little Candles)
Pink Martini 2:17
13 Silent Night
Pink Martini 3:38
14 Auld Lang Syne
Pink Martini 3:19

Credits

CD 1

clarinet and flute:
Timothy Jensen (track 4)
violin:
Nicholas Crosa (tracks 2, 7–10)
shakers:
Timothy Nishimoto (track 14)
cello:
Pansy Chang (tracks 2, 7, 9–10)
cymbal:
Martin Zarzar (track 14)
trumpet:
Gavin Bondy (tracks 4, 6, 10, 12, 14)
cowbell:
Timothy Nishimoto (track 3)
mandolin:
Dave Gerow (track 8)
membranophone:
Martin Zarzar (tracks 4, 11)
membranophone and tambourine:
Martin Zarzar (track 6)
membranophone and shekere:
Martin Zarzar (track 3)
slide guitar:
Russ Blake (track 11)
guitar:
Dan Faehnle (track 12)
double bass:
Phil Baker (tracks 4, 6, 8–12)
electric guitar:
Dan Faehnle (tracks 1, 4, 10)
celesta:
Grace Fong (track 2)
cavaquinho:
piano:
Grace Fong (track 13)
Thomas M. Lauderdale (tracks 2–6, 8–12)
accordion:
Patricia Costa Kim (track 5)
marimba and xylophone:
bells:
Karen Early (tracks 4, 11)
bells and membranophone:
Martin Zarzar (track 8)
bells and caxixi:
Brian Lavern Davis (percussionist for Pink Martini) (track 10)
bells and congas:
Brian Lavern Davis (percussionist for Pink Martini) (track 6)
shekere:
Brian Lavern Davis (percussionist for Pink Martini) (track 3)
Derek Rieth (tracks 3, 10)
harp:
Maureen Love (track 9)
congas:
Brian Lavern Davis (percussionist for Pink Martini) (track 8)
Derek Rieth (track 8)
congas and cowbell:
Derek Rieth (track 6)
congas, cymbal and membranophone:
Martin Zarzar (track 10)
congas, membranophone and percussion:
Martin Zarzar (track 12)
congas, membranophone, shakers and triangle:
Martin Zarzar (track 2)
trombone:
Robert Taylor (trombonist) (tracks 4, 6, 8–9, 12, 14)
guitar family:
Dan Faehnle (track 7)
background vocals:
Timothy Nishimoto (track 4)
Carl Halvorson (track 4)
Ben Landsverk (track 4)
Nate Overmeyer (track 4)
choir vocals:
Pacific Youth Choir (tracks 2–3, 9, 14)
Portland Boychoir (track 13)
composer:
John Henry Hopkins, Jr. (composer, “We Three Kings”) (track 10)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 1)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 6)
Gloria Shayne Baker (1962) (track 8)
conductor:
Mia Hall Savage (tracks 2–3, 9, 14)
Nancy Hascall (track 3)
David York (Composer, Director of the David York Ensemble) (track 13)
lyricist:
John Henry Hopkins, Jr. (composer, “We Three Kings”) (track 10)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 1)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 6)
Noël Regney (1962) (track 8)
mixer:
Dave Friedlander (tracks 1–14)
orchestra:
orchestrator:
Stephen Taylor (orchestrator) (track 4)
performer:
Lions of Batucada (track 14)
producer:
Thomas M. Lauderdale (tracks 1–14)
Pink Martini (tracks 1–14)
recording engineer:
Dave Friedlander (tracks 1–14)
vocals:
Timothy Nishimoto (track 7)
Ida Rae Cahana (track 5)
China Forbes (tracks 1, 4–14)
Ari Shapiro (tracks 5, 12)
由紀さおり (track 2)
writer:
Joan Javits (track 4)
Anthony Springer (track 4)
Philip Springer (track 4)
Henry Onorati (1958) (track 6)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 6)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 1)
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 6)
Jewel Music Publishing Co., Inc. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 8)
TM Music Ltd. (track 4)
Tamir Music (track 4)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 1)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 1)
Mills Music, Inc. (1964) (track 6)
mixed at:
recorded at:
arrangements:
Little Drummer Boy (arr. McCarthy) (track 6)
We Three Kings (arr. Neary) (track 10)
We Three Kings (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 10)
cover recording of:
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (track 6)
Santa Baby (track 4)
White Christmas (track 1)
is based on:
[untitled] (traditional Czech carol, became “Carol of the Drums”) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Shchedryk (Michael Aranda version) (track 3)
Star of Wonder (track 10)
Star of Wonder (track 10)
later parody versions:
Rapapapam (track 6)
later translated versions:
Pieni rumpali (track 6)
Rap jul (track 1)
Valkea joulu (track 1)
later versions:
Carol of the Bells (track 3)
Little Drummer Boy (Poema version of the carol) (track 6)
Stchedrivka (Russian version of "Shchedryk"?) (track 3)
We Three Kings (Nox Arcana version) (track 10)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 1)
recording of:
Shchedryk (track 3)
We Three Kings (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 1)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 6, 8)

Release

mastering: Bernie Grundman (2010-08)
distributed by: Heinz Records (2010 –)
phonographic copyright by: Heinz Records (2010 –)
mastered at: Bernie Grundman Mastering (Los Angeles) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (2010-08)
mixed at: Kung Fu Bakery Recording Studios in Portland, Oregon, United States (2008-05 – 2010-05-08)
recorded at: Kung Fu Bakery Recording Studios in Portland, Oregon, United States (2008-05 – 2010-05-08)
ASIN: US: B0041QSZJM [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/2560875 [info]