Tracklist

CD 1: Silver and Gold
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
The Jackson 5 2:33
2 Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree
Hanson 2:41
3 Silent Night
Boyz II Men 1 2:34
4 Hark the Herald Angels Sing
Vanessa Williams 5:32
5 What Child Is This?
Donna Summer 4:42
6 Ave Maria
Luciano Pavarotti 4:47
7 I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
Bing Crosby 2:47
8 A Merry, Merry Christmas
The Silver and Gold Singers 2:54
9 Santa's Family
John Goodman 3:36
10 The Most Wonderful Day of the Year
The Silver and Gold Singers 2:24
11 A Caroling We Go
Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians 1:40
12 Happy New Year, Darling
The Silver and Gold Singers 2:36
13 An Old-Fashioned Christmas
The Silver and Gold Singers 1:56
14 O Holy Night
Aaron Neville 4:44
15 Silver and Gold
Burl Ives 1:44
CD 2: A Holly Jolly Christmas
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
The Supremes 2:40
2 O Holy Night
Cher 2:04
3 Silent Night
The Temptations 6:04
4 It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Liza Minnelli & Tracy Everitt 1:00
5 The Night Before Christmas Song
Gene Autry & Rosemary Clooney 2:50
6 Jingle, Jingle, Jingle
The Silver and Gold Singers 1:34
7 We Are Santa's Elves
The Silver and Gold Singers 2:44
8 We're a Couple of Misfits
The Silver and Gold Singers 1:55
9 There's Always Tomorrow
The Silver and Gold Singers 2:23
10 What About His Nose?
The Silver and Gold Singers 2:32
11 Show Me the Light
The Silver and Gold Singers 4:43
12 Jingle Bells
Sonny & Cher 2:23
13 A Holly Jolly Christmas
Bon Voyage 2:36
CD 3: I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Johnny Mathis 2:25
2 O Come All Ye Faithful
Luther Vandross 4:20
3 Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree
Cyndi Lauper 2:46
4 Angels We Have Heard on High
Neil Diamond 3:18
5 Jingle Bells
Gladys Knight & The Pips 4:03
6 When Santa Claus Gets Your Letter
Gene Autry 2:50
7 Everyone's a Child at Christmas
The Silver and Gold Singers 2:20
8 The Santa Claus Parade
The Silver and Gold Singers 2:27
9 Christmas Town
The Pointer Sisters 1:56
10 I'll Be a Little Angel
The Silver and Gold Singers 2:10
11 Joy to the World
Andy Williams 2:50
12 Joyous Christmas
The Silver and Gold Singers 2:54
13 Away in a Manger
Julie Andrews 3:55
14 O Little Town of Bethlehem
Willie Nelson 4:42
15 I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
Plácido Domingo 2:36

Credits

CD 1: Silver and Gold

composer:
John Baptiste Calkin (composer) (track 7)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (track 6)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 5)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 3)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1825) (track 6)
conductor:
Kurt Herbert Adler (track 6)
lyricist:
Sir Walter Scott (19th-century Scottish author) (track 6)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 6)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 3)
William Chatterton Dix (1865) (track 5)
orchestra:
producer:
Boyz II Men (track 3)
tenor vocals:
Luciano Pavarotti (track 6)
translator:
Adam Storck (track 6)
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 3)
vocals:
Luciano Pavarotti (track 6)
part of:
arrangement of:
What Child Is This? (for Sara Stevens) (track 5)
arrangements:
Ave Maria (for handbell ensemble) (track 6)
Ave Maria (for violin and piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 6)
Ave Maria (for piano, Tilling) (track 6)
Ave Maria (The Priests arrangement) (track 6)
Ave Maria (Ellens dritter Gesang), S. 557d (for solo piano, Liszt, first version) (track 6)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Ellens dritter Gesang (Ave Maria), S. 558 Nr. 12 (for solo piano, Liszt, second version) (track 6)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 3)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 3)
What Child Is This (Vince Guaraldi adaptation) (track 5)
has revision:
What Child Is This? (Trans-Siberian Orchestra version) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Ave Maria (track 6)
Ave Maria 2001 (track 6)
Ave María (Pallavicini's text) (track 6)
Holy Night (track 3)
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 5)
later versions:
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"') (track 6)
Ave Maria (Schubert's, in English, from "Fantasia") (track 6)
Heavenly Father (track 6)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 3)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 3)
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"') (track 6)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 6)
Silent Night (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 3)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 3)
Noëls pour cordes (track 3)
translated version of:
version of:
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 6)
Greensleeves (track 5)

CD 2: A Holly Jolly Christmas

composer:
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 1)
lyricist:
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 1)
producer:
Harvey Fuqua (track 1)
publisher:
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Petteri Punakuono (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 1)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 1)

CD 3: I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day

additional composer:
Lowell Mason (1839) (track 11)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 11)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 3)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (tracks 2, 2)
lyricist:
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 3)
Isaac Watts (track 11)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (tracks 2, 2)
producer:
Marcus Miller (jazz musician) (track 2)
translator:
Frederick Oakeley (1841) (tracks 2, 2)
arrangements:
Joy to the World (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 11)
Joy to the World (Geoff Zanelli's arrangement) (track 11)
Joy to the World (Our God Reigns) (Sovereign Grace version of Joy to the World) (track 11)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (arrangement by Elvis Presley) (tracks 2, 2)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste fideles) (arr. Don Gillis) (tracks 2, 2)
cover recording of:
O Come, All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles") (track 2)
is the basis for:
Good King Joy (track 11)
Joy to the World (Peter Cardinali arrangement) (track 11)
Joy to the World (Mariah Carey song, based off both the Christmas carol and the Hoyt Axton/Three Dog Night song) (track 11)
O Come All Ye Faithful (Prizeman arrangement) (tracks 2, 2)
O come, all ye faithful (arr. Willcocks) (tracks 2, 2)
PDX-mas Carol (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Līksmi lai skan (Latvian version of English "Joy to the World") (track 11)
Riemuita saa (translated by V. Arti) (track 11)
Riemuita saa! (translated by Hilkka Norkamo) (track 11)
later versions:
O' Come All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles" - Bob Dylan arrangement) (tracks 2, 2)
recording of:
Joy to the World (Christmas carol) (track 11)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles") (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
A Christmas Festival (tracks 2, 2, 11)
Noëls pour cordes (track 11)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 3)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 3)
translated version of:
Adeste fideles (original latin version) (tracks 2, 2)

Release

ASIN: US: B009VNGHL8 [info]