Annotation

CD+DVD

Annotation last modified on 2014-03-31 20:03 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Arrival
Sarah Brightman 4 3:17
2 Colder Than Winter
Sarah Brightman 3 4:03
3 Ave Maria
Sarah Brightman duet with Fernando Lima 3 4:10
4 Silent Night
Sarah Brightman 4 3:09
5 In the Bleak Midwinter
Sarah Brightman 3 3:45
6 I've Been This Way Before
Sarah Brightman 3 3:53
7 Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Sarah Brightman 3 3:58
8 Child in a Manger
Sarah Brightman 3 3:08
9 I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday
Sarah Brightman 4 4:41
10 Amazing Grace
Sarah Brightman 3 3:06
11 Ave Maria
Sarah Brightman 3 2:54
12 I Believe in Father Christmas
Sarah Brightman 4 3:45
13 When a Child Is Born
Sarah Brightman 3:41
14 Carpe Diem
Sarah Brightman duet with Mario Frangoulis 3:58
15 Happy Christmas (War Is Over)
Sarah Brightman 3:28

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Curt Cress (track 1)
Hein Gas (track 9)
Kallas (tracks 3, 6, 12)
Ralph Salmins (track 5)
organ [church organ]:
Carsten Heusmann (tracks 7, 10–11)
organ [Hammond B3]:
Carsten Heusmann (track 6)
guitar:
Peter Weihe (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 8–9, 12)
bass:
Trevor Barry (track 5)
Alex Grube (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9, 12)
percussion:
Stephen Henderson (percussionist) (track 9)
Roland Peil (track 1)
keyboard:
Carsten Heusmann (tracks 1–12)
piano:
Jan-Eric Kohrs (track 3)
Pete Murray (Pianist and Keyboard Musician) (track 2)
harp [piano harp]:
Gunther Laudahn (tracks 1, 12)
additional composer:
arranger:
Frank Peterson (tracks 1–12)
Carsten Heusmann (tracks 1–12)
background vocals:
Gunther Laudahn (track 2)
choir vocals:
Capital Voices (tracks 3–6, 8, 12)
Monteverdi Choir (tracks 6–8, 10, 12)
composer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 1)
Johann Sebastian Bach (tracks 7, 11)
Loris Ceroni (track 3)
Neil Diamond (track 6)
Vince Gill (track 2)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 1)
Roy Wood (track 9)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (tracks 5, 8)
Greg Lake (track 12)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 4)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (1853) (track 11)
conductor:
Paul Bateman (tracks 4–5, 7–8, 10–11)
Pete Murray (Pianist and Keyboard Musician) (track 2)
Steve Sidwell (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9, 12)
instruments:
Kallas (track 1)
lyricist:
Roy Wood (track 9)
Greg Lake (track 12)
John Newton (English poet) (track 10)
Peter Sinfield (track 12)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 4)
mixer:
Frank Peterson (tracks 1–12)
Stefan Glaumann (tracks 1–12)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 2–6, 8, 10, 12)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (tracks 1, 7, 11)
orchestrator:
Paul Bateman (tracks 4–5, 7–8, 10–11)
Pete Murray (Pianist and Keyboard Musician) (track 2)
Steve Sidwell (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9, 12)
producer:
Frank Peterson (tracks 1–12)
programming:
Carsten Heusmann (tracks 1–12)
publisher:
Roy Wood (track 9)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 4)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Nemo Studios (production company and studio used by German music producer Frank Peterson) (2008) (tracks 1–12)
publisher:
Rokstone Music Ltd (track 10)
Universal Classics & Jazz (Japanese company - read the annotation before using!) (track 10)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 10)
mixed at:
Nemo Studios (Hamburg) in Hamburg, Germany (tracks 1–12)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Amazing Grace (for wind ensemble, Maldonado) (track 10)
Amazing Grace (Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 10)
Amazing Grace (Ernie Rettino/Debby Kerner Rettino arrangement) (track 10)
Amazing Grace (John Rutter's arrangement of the popular hymn) (track 10)
Amazing Grace (Mullaney and Abbott's arrangement of the hym, ~1972) (track 10)
Amazing Grace (Mark O’Connor arrangement) (track 10)
Amazing Grace (Keith McCutchen's ~2005 arrangement of the hymn) (track 10)
Amazing Grace (arrangement by Himes of the hymn, for brass band) (track 10)
Amazing Grace (arr. Daniel Lanois) (track 10)
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (track 11)
Cosmic Chorale (track 7)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 4)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 4)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 4)
cover recording of:
Arrival (track 1)
Colder Than Winter (track 2)
has revision:
is based on:
is the basis for:
Amazing Grace (Jonathan Richman’s version) (track 10)
Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) (track 10)
Grace Like Rain (track 10)
Holy Night (track 4)
仁愛的心 (track 10)
神様 見てよ (track 7)
雪の夜 (track 11)
later parody versions:
Silent Night (track 4)
Silent Night (track 4)
later translated versions:
Ave Maria (Italian translation of "Ave Maria" by Bach/Gounod) (track 11)
Ave Maria (Japanese translation of Bach/Gounod's "Ave Maria") (track 11)
later versions:
Amazing Grace (Heinz Gietz's arrangement of the hymn, ~1979) (track 10)
Belle, belle (Daniel Balavoine song) (track 1)
J'aime (Michèle Torr song) (track 1)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 4)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 4)
orchestrations:
Ave Maria (for violin and orchestra, orch. Kennedy & Lenehan) (track 11)
recording of:
Amazing Grace (popular hymn first published 1779, catch-all) (track 10)
Ave Maria (track 3)
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 11)
Child in a Manger (track 8)
Kantate, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Teil II, X. Choral "Jesus bleibet meine Freude" (Jesu, Joy of Mans Desiring; catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Silent Night (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 11)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 9)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 9)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 4)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 12)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 4, 12)
Noëls pour cordes (track 4)
translated version of:

Release

producer: Frank Peterson
copyrighted by: Blue Note Label Group
licensed to: Blue Note Label Group
phonographic copyright by: Nemo Studios (production company and studio used by German music producer Frank Peterson)
rights society: BIEM (do not use this as a release label or work publisher)
bel (Bureau Européen des Licences)
ASIN: UK: B001HVB4U6 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/3065877 [info]