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lyricist:Josef Mohr (in 1816)
composer:Franz Xaver Gruber (in 1818)
translator:John Freeman Young (in 1859)
lyrics page:https://genius.com/Bing-crosby-silent-night-lyrics [info]
other databases:https://www.generasia.com/wiki/Silent_Night,_Holy_Night [info]
SecondHandSongs:https://secondhandsongs.com/work/7896 [info]
Wikidata:Q23726780 [info]
referred to in medleys:Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (order: 4)
What Child Is This? / O Come, O Come Emmanuel / The First Noel / Silent Night, Holy Night (order: 4)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (order: 8)
Noëls pour cordes (order: 9)
later parody versions:Silent Night (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version)
Silent Night
later versions:Silent Night (Lindner version)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version)
translated version of:Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht
is the basis for:Holy Night
Silent Night
has revision:7 O’Clock News/Silent Night
arrangements:Silent Night (Damien Rice song)
Silent Night (arr. Rose)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter)
Silent Night (arr. Johnson, orch. Volpi)
Silent Night (arr. Stephen Cleobury)
Silent Night (arr. Aly and AJ)
Silent Night (arr. Scott Kritzer)
Silent Night (arr. Willcocks)
Silent Night (arr. Walker)
Silent Night (arr. Rathbone)
Silent Night (arr. Van)
Silent Night (Gordon Jenkins arr.)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent)

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
recordings
1935-02-11Silent Night (1935-02-11 recording)Bing Crosby2:42
1935-02-21Silent Night (first version)Bing Crosby2:41
1935-11-13Silent NightBing Crosby3:02
1942-06-08Silent Night, Holy Night (1942-06-08 recording)Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra & Max Terr's Mixed Chorus2:42
1945-08-27Silent Night, Holy NightcoverFrank Sinatra3:17
1947-03-19Silent NightBing Crosby2:38
1947-12-15Silent Night / Come Unto Him / Closinglive and medleyFred Waring & His Pennsylvanians3:24
1947Silent NightBing Crosby2:42
1949-09-14Silent Night, Holy Night (1949-09-14)Sister Rosetta Tharpe & The Rosette Gospel Singers acc. James Roots Quartet2:41
1954Silent NightinstrumentalGeorge Melachrino and Orchestra?:??
1957-09-06Christmas Message From Elvis / Silent NightcoverElvis Presley2:18
1957It Came Upon a Midnight Clear / The First Noel / Silent NightmedleyThe Jack Halloran Singers3:56
1957Silent NightThe Jack Halloran Singers?:??
1958Silent NightcoverThe Golden Gate Quartet2:40
1963-09 – 1963-10Silent NightcoverPhil Spector, Bob B. Soxx and the Blue Jeans, Darlene Love, The Crystals & The Ronettes2:10
1963Silent Night, Holy NightAndy Williams2:16
1964-09-29Silent NightinstrumentalJimmy Smith4:04
1966-06-26Sleep in Heavenly Peace (Silent Night)Barbra Streisand3:03
1967-06-17Sleep in Heavenly Peace (Silent Night) (live, 1967-06-17: Central Park, New York, USA)liveBarbra Streisand3:29
1967-06-17Sleep in Heavenly Peace (Silent Night)liveBarbra Streisand2:59
1967-12-01Medley: Silent Night / Hark the Herald Angels SingmedleyBee Gees2:44
1973-07-30 – 1973-07-31Silent NightChoir of St John’s College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury, George Guest3:20
1981-08Silent NightDr. John3:43
1985-03Silent NightKiri Te Kanawa3:02
1985-05-19Silent NightJohn Hugh Thomas, BBC Welsh Chorus, Robin Stapleton3:29
1985-12Silent NightliveKiri Te Kanawa2:59
1986-01-07Silent Night, Part 1instrumentalChet Baker3:00
1986-07-31 – 1986-08-01Silent NightChoir of St John’s College, Cambridge, George Guest3:44
1991-06 – 1991-08Silent NightcoverJohnny Cash3:26
1991-12-08Silent Night (live, 1991-12-08: Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA)Kathleen Battle, Wynton Marsalis Septet, Wynton Marsalis4:59
1992-09-22 – 1992-09-23Silent NightWorcester Cathedral Choir, Donald Hunt4:33
1995-07 – 1996-07Silent NightKiri Te Kanawa, The Abbey Road Ensemble, Jonathan Tunick2:51
1995-10-29Silent NightliveIlulissani Erinarsoqatigiit, Ilulissat Nipaat, Elsebeth Brodersen & Berthel Sandgreen3:23
1998-06-17Silent NightinstrumentalJimmy Ponder5:29
2000-12-21Silent NightliveVanessa Williams, Plácido Domingo, Charlotte Church and Tony Bennett3:51
2000-12-21Silent NightliveCharlotte Church3:34
2001-02-09 – 2001-02-25Silent NightChoir of Trinity Church, Wall Street, Owen Burdick3:22
2002-03 – 2002-04Silent NightCrash Test Dummies3:16
2002Silent NightOctober Project2:23
2003-05Silent NightcoverThe Gents3:50
2004Silent NightPaulini3:28
2006-05-24Silent NightinstrumentalEddie Higgins Trio5:40
2007Silent NightGuy Sebastian3:37
2008-12-24Silent Night (live, 2008-12-24: Nippon Budokan, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan)liveTHE ALFEE?:??
2009-12Silent Night, Holy Night (BoA THE LIVE 2009 X'mas)cover and liveBoA?:??
2011-05-18 – 2011-05-20Silent NightThe Oxford Choir3:11
2011-05Silent NightCantus, Øystein Baadsvik, Trondheim Symfoniorkester, Torodd Wigum3:20
2011-12-15 – 2011-12-16Silent NightThe Australian Voices, Gordon Hamilton3:11
2013-02-05 – 2013-02-07Silent NightThe Oxford Choir, Bob Chilcott4:38
2013Silent NightKelly Clarkson featuring Reba and Trisha Yearwood4:09
2014-01-08 – 2014-01-12Silent nightThe Choir of Trinity College Cambridge, Stephen Layton3:50
2014-12-21 – 2014-12-22Silent Night (live, 2014-12-21~22: Orpheum Theater, Omaha, NE, USA)liveMannheim Steamroller5:18
2014-12-24Silent Night (live, 2014-12-24: Nippon Budokan, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan)liveTHE ALFEE?:??
2015-06Silent NightSt Paul’s Cathedral Choir, Andrew Carwood3:23
2016-12-21Silent Night (live, 2016-12-21: Kanagawa Kenmin Hall, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan)liveスターダスト☆レビュー杉山清貴KAN馬場俊英?:??
2017-12-16 – 2017-12-17Silent Night (live, 2017-12: The Spotted Mallard, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)cover and liveThe Blackeyed Susans5:43
2018-02 – 2018-03Silent NightBach Collegium Japan, Masaaki Suzuki3:19
2019-01-09 – 2019-01-11Silent NightTrue Concord Voices & Orchestra, Eric Holtan5:27
(Not So) Silent Night (live, The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show)cover and liveKacey Musgraves feat. Fred Armisen5:05
A Christmas Festival (medley)medleyBoston Pops Orchestra, Arthur Fiedler9:43
Carol MedleymedleyPerry Como4:51
Caroling, Caroling / The First Noel / Hark! the Herald Angels Sing / Silent NightmedleyPerry Como4:53
Christmas Card From a Hooker in Minneapolis / Silent Nightcover and partialElectric Six5:20
Christmas Carol Mega MixmedleyThe Wiggles3:01
Christmas for Moderns: The First Noel / White Christmas / O Come All Ye Faithful / The Christmas Song / Silent Night / Jingle BellsmedleyMaynard Ferguson7:04
Christmas Medley: Adeste Fideles / Silent Night / Hark! The Herald Angels SingDennis Day3:08
Christmas Medley: Deck the Halls / We Three Kings / Silent NightmedleyToot Sweet4:06
Christmas Medley: Joy to the World / Away in a Manger / The First Noel / We Wish You a Merry Christmas / Hark! The Herald Angels Sing / Silent NightmedleyStan Kenton8:24
Christmas Message From Elvis / Silent NightcoverElvis Presley2:16
Deck the Halls / Silent NightmedleyWhitney Houston4:29
Douce nuit (Silent Night)coverDiana Panton2:54
Jingle Bells / Silent NightmedleyThe Salvation Army3:44
Little Drummer Boy / Silent Nightcover and medleyJimi Hendrix3:10
Little Drummer Boy / Silent Night / Auld Lang SynecoverJimi Hendrix4:30
Little Drummer Boy / Silent Night / Auld Lang Synecover and medleyJimi Hendrix4:30
Little Drummer Boy / Silent Night / Auld Lang Syne (extended version)coverJimi Hendrix7:25
Medley: Christmas Message From Elvis / Silent NightcoverElvis Presley2:20
Mvmt III, “Silent Night, Holy Night”coverThe Oh Hellos4:41
Night of Silence / Silent NightThe Contemporary Singers, Yvonne Kenny, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, David Stanhope5:36
Sighlint MeowcoverNewtown3:53
Silent nightTorhild Sivertsen3:03
Silent nightAmira Willighagen2:38
Silent nightRoder Jongenskoor, Rintje te Wies4:34
Silent NightAida Garifullina, Wiener Sängerknaben, Schubert-Akademie4:11
Silent NightcoverDelta Goodrem & Gurrumul4:05
Silent NightcoverTommy Emmanuel3:17
Silent NightChoir of New College Oxford, Edward Higginbottom3:14
Silent NightFrank Sinatra2:31
Silent NightDaisy Clark3:42
Silent NightcoverBros3:50
Silent NightcoverFrank Sinatra3:07
Silent NightAled Jones with Brian Blessed3:45
Silent NightThe Temptations2:23
Silent Nightcover and instrumentalSufjan Stevens0:45
Silent NightcoverCarrie Underwood3:31
Silent NightPlymouth Festival Orchestra and Chorus3:30
Silent NightcoverThanatos2:52
Silent NightinstrumentalButch Baldassari2:42
Silent NightThe Hooters3:08
Silent Nightcover and instrumental101 Strings Orchestra3:42
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