Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.5 Carol of the Drum 2:58 Christmas in Vienna Various Artists Sony Classical SK 53358
1.5 Carol of the Drum 2:58 Christmas in Vienna Various Artists Sony Classical SK 53 358

Relationships

conductor: Vjekoslav Šutej (1992-12-23)
orchestra: Wiener Symphoniker (1992-12-23)
vocals: José Carreras (1992-12-23)
Diana Ross (1992-12-23)
recorded at: Rathaus (Vienna, Austria) in Wien, Austria (1992-12-23)
recording of: Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (live) (1992-12-23)

Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”)

composer: Katherine K. Davis (1941)
lyricist: Katherine K. Davis (1941)
writer: Henry Onorati (1958)
Harry Simeone (1958)
publisher: EMI Mills Music (ASCAP)
EMI Mills Music Inc.
International Korwin Corp.
Belwin-Mills Publishing Corp. (1955)
Mills Music, Inc. (1964)
arrangements: Little Drummer Boy (arr. McCarthy)
is based on: [untitled] (traditional Czech carol, became “Carol of the Drums”)
later parody versions: Rapapapam
The Little Drum Machine Boy
later translated versions: Der Trommelmann (The Little Drummer Boy)
Pieni rumpali
later versions: Little Drummer Boy (Poema version of the carol)
referred to in medleys: Peace on Earth / Little Drummer Boy
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!)