Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Deck the Halls
2:20
2 The First Noël
5:35
3 Silent Night
4:08
4 What Child Is This?
3:47
5 The Holly and the Ivy
2:36
6 The White Blanket
3:45
7 Huron Carol
3:33
8 Good King Wenceslas
3:00
9 God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
4:30
10 The Piper Through the Meadow
3:22
11 Away in a Manger
3:51
12 In the Bleak Midwinter
6:06
13 Carolan's Concerto
5:47

Credits

CD 1

additional lyricist:
Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (1892) (track 11)
arranger:
Ralph Carmichael (track 9)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 9–10)
Toirdhealbhach Ó Cearbhalláin (Turlough O'Carolan) (track 13)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 8)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 3)
William James Kirkpatrick (1895) (track 11)
Gustav Holst (1906) (track 12)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 2, 5, 9)
Thomas Oliphant (track 1)
Christina Rossetti (track 12)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Jean de Brébeuf (1642) (track 7)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 3)
John Mason Neale (1853) (track 8)
William Chatterton Dix (1865) (track 4)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 3)
Jesse Edgar Middleton (1926) (track 7)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 9)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 394) (track 9)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 514) (track 5)
arrangements:
Away in a Manger (arr. Willcocks) (track 11)
Away in a Manger (arr. Rutter) (track 11)
Away in a Manger (for brass, Graham) (track 11)
Deadly Gentlemen (track 9)
Deck the Hall (arr. Rutter) (track 1)
Deck the Hall (arr. Wilberg) (track 1)
Deck the Halls (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 1)
Deck the Halls (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 1)
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 9)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Willcocks) (track 9)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Willan arrangement) (track 9)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 9)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Geoffrey Keating) (track 9)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Mariah Carey arrangement) (track 9)
Good King Wenceslas (Reginald Jaques arrangement) (track 8)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (track 3)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 3)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 3)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 3)
The First Noel (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 2)
The First Nowell (David Willcocks arrangement) (track 2)
The Holly and the Ivy (arr. Rutter) (track 5)
The Holly and the Ivy (arr. Davies) (track 5)
The Holly and the Ivy (arr. Britten) (track 5)
The Huron Carol (arr. Daley) (track 7)
The Huron Carol (arr. Anderson) (track 7)
The holly and the ivy (Modern carol by June Nixon) (track 5)
What Child Is This (Vince Guaraldi adaptation) (track 4)
What Child Is This? (for Sara Stevens) (track 4)
What Child Is This? (arr. Parker/Shaw) (track 4)
has revision:
What Child Is This? (Trans-Siberian Orchestra version) (track 4)
is based on:
Nos Galan (track 1)
Sweet Afton (track 11)
Une jeune pucelle (track 7)
is the basis for:
A Lullaby (track 11)
A Star to Follow (track 9)
Boughs of Holly (track 1)
Faith Noel (track 2)
Good King Joy (track 8)
Holy Night (track 3)
PDX-mas Carol (tracks 1, 9)
Take a Break Guys (track 9)
later parody versions:
Silent Night (track 3)
Silent Night (track 3)
later translated versions:
Kas ir šis bērns (Latvian version of English "What Child Is This?") (track 4)
No debesīm šurp (track 2)
later versions:
Deck the Halls (track 1)
Duck the Halls (track 1)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Nox Arcana arrangement) (track 9)
In the Bleak Midwinter (arr. Bradley Ellingboe) (track 12)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 3)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 3)
The First Noël (track 2)
The Holly and the Ivy (Ben Shive arrangement) (track 5)
part of:
recording of:
Away in a Manger (aka "Cradle Song" composed by William J. Kirkpatrick) (track 11)
Deck the Halls (track 1)
Huron Carol (aka "Twas in the Moon of Wintertime") (track 7)
In the Bleak Midwinter (Gustav Holst version) (track 12)
Silent Night (track 3)
Súisín Bán (track 6)
The First Nowell (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
A Christmas Festival (tracks 1–2, 8–9)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 1–2, 9)
Christmas Medley (Bing Crosby version) (tracks 1–2)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 3)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 1, 8–9)
Noëls pour cordes (tracks 2–3, 9)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 3)
translated version of:
Jesous Ahatonhia (The Huron Carol) (track 7)
version of:
Cranham (track 12)
Greensleeves (track 4)
In the Bleak Midwinter (poem) (track 12)