Tracklist

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# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Night Before Christmas
Meryl Streep 4:39
2 Here We Come A-Caroling
Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford 2:09
3 Carol of the Bells
Mark O’Connor 3:16
4 Emmanuel
Edwin Hawkins Singers 3:34
5 It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Meryl Streep 2:49
6 Good King Wenceslas
Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford 2:13
7 The Cherry Tree Carol
Mark O’Connor 3:40
8 Go Tell It on the Mountain
Edwin Hawkins Singers 2:36
9 The Holly and the Ivy
Van Dyke Parks 2:36
10 Silent Night
Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford 3:31
11 O Christmas Tree
Mark O’Connor 2:20
12 Away in a Manger
Meryl Streep 3:02
13 We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Mark O’Connor 2:12
14 Joy to the World
Edwin Hawkins Singers 4:18

Credits

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violin:
Mark O’Connor (US bluegrass, country and classical fiddler/composer) (tracks 3, 7, 11, 13)
guitar:
Mark Casstevens (tracks 3, 7, 11, 13)
Brent Mason (tracks 3, 7, 11, 13)
double bass:
Glenn Worf (tracks 3, 7, 11, 13)
piano:
John Jarvis (piano/keyboard player) (tracks 3, 7, 11, 13)
arranger:
Mark O’Connor (US bluegrass, country and classical fiddler/composer) (tracks 3, 7, 11, 13)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 7, 11, 13)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 7, 13)
Peter J. Wilhousky (track 3)
Ernst Anschütz (1824) (track 11)
producer:
Mark O’Connor (US bluegrass, country and classical fiddler/composer) (tracks 3, 7, 11, 13)
translator:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 11)
part of:
Child Ballads (number: 54) (track 7)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 453) (track 7)
arrangements:
Carol of the Bells (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 3)
Ring Christmas Bells (for Sara Stevens) (track 3)
The Cherry-Tree Carol (Sir Malcolm Sargent arrangement) (track 7)
The Cherry-Tree Carol (David Willcocks arrangement) (track 7)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Warrell) (track 13)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Rutter) (track 13)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Frege & Rohde) (track 13)
We wish you a Merry Christmas (arr. Willcocks) (track 13)
cover recording of:
Carol of the Bells (track 3)
O Christmas Tree (English version of German "O Tannenbaum") (track 11)
later parody versions:
Ö Christmas Tree (Ö Tannenbaum) (parody recorded by Ö la Palöma Boys) (track 11)
later translated versions:
おめでとうクリスマス (Hiroshi Yokoi version) (track 13)
later versions:
Carol of the Bells (Nox Arcana version) (track 3)
Swinging Christmas (track 13)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Carol of the Old Ones (Look to the sky, way up on high.) (track 3)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 13)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 13)
translated version of:
O Tannenbaum (original German version) (track 11)
version of:
Shchedryk (track 3)