Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Silent Night
Josh Groban 4:12
2 Little Drummer Boy
Josh Groban feat. Andy McKee 4:21
3 I'll Be Home for Christmas
Josh Groban 4:15
4 Ave Maria
Josh Groban 5:18
5 Angels We Have Heard on High
Josh Groban feat. Brian McKnight 3:32
6 Thankful
Josh Groban 4:50
7 The Christmas Song
Josh Groban 3:55
8 What Child Is This?
Josh Groban 3:54
9 The First Noël
Josh Groban feat. Faith Hill 4:34
10 Petit Papa Noël
Josh Groban 4:06
11 It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Josh Groban 4:13
12 Panis Angelicus
Josh Groban 4:19
13 O Come All Ye Faithful
Josh Groban feat. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir 4:39

Credits

CD 1

piano:
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (2007) (track 10)
additional arranger:
Sir John Stainer (1871) (track 9)
additional lyricist:
Davies Gilbert (1823) (track 9)
additional writer:
Buck Ram (track 3)
arranger:
Davies Gilbert (1823) (track 9)
chorus master:
Craig Jessop (track 13)
composer:
Walter Kent (track 3)
Henri Martinet (track 10)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 5, 8–9)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 1)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 2)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 7)
guest guitar:
Andy McKee (guitarist) (track 2)
guest choir vocals:
guest vocals:
Faith Hill (track 9)
Brian McKnight (track 5)
lyricist:
Kim Gannon (track 3)
Raymond Vincy (track 10)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 9)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 5)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 1)
William Chatterton Dix (1865) (track 8)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 2)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 7)
Robert Wells (songwriter) (1944) (track 7)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (2007) (track 10)
orchestrator:
Brad Dechter (2007) (track 10)
performer:
Josh Groban (2007) (track 10)
publisher:
William B. Sandys (1823) (track 9)
William B. Sandys (1833) (track 9)
recording engineer:
Humberto Gatica (2007) (track 10)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 1)
James Chadwick (bishop) (1862) (track 5)
writer:
Henry Onorati (1958) (track 2)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 2)
publisher:
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 2)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 7)
Edwin H. Morris & Co., Inc. (1946 –) (track 7)
Mills Music, Inc. (1964) (track 2)
arrangements:
Little Drummer Boy (arr. McCarthy) (track 2)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 1)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (track 1)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 1)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 1)
The First Noel (Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 9)
The First Noel (arrangement by Elvis Presley) (track 9)
What Child Is This (Vince Guaraldi adaptation) (track 8)
What Child Is This? (for Sara Stevens) (track 8)
What Child Is This? (arr. Parker/Shaw) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (track 2)
Silent Night (track 1)
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) (track 7)
The First Noël (track 9)
has revision:
What Child Is This? (Trans-Siberian Orchestra version) (track 8)
is based on:
[untitled] (traditional Czech carol, became “Carol of the Drums”) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Angels We Have Heard on High (Sufjan Stevens re-work) (track 5)
Holy Night (track 1)
later parody versions:
I'll Be Home for Christmas (parody version, apparently) (track 3)
Rapapapam (track 2)
Silent Night (track 1)
Silent Night (track 1)
later translated versions:
Eņģeļus mēs dzirdējām (Latvian version of English "Angels We Have Heard on High") (track 5)
Joululaulu (Hiljaa leijaa maahan hiutaleet) (track 7)
Kas ir šis bērns (Latvian version of English "What Child Is This?") (track 8)
Pieni rumpali (track 2)
The First Noel (track 9)
later versions:
Angels We Have Heard on High (Pentatonix version) (track 5)
Little Drummer Boy (Poema version of the carol) (track 2)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 1)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 1)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 9)
recording of:
Petit Papa Noël (2007) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 1–2, 7)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 7)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 1)
Noëls pour cordes (track 1)
translated version of:
version of:
Greensleeves (track 8)
The First Nowell (track 9)

Release

arranger: David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer)
engineer: Jochem van der Saag
mixer: Humberto Gatica
producer: David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer)
programming: Jochem van der Saag
recording engineer: Humberto Gatica
copyrighted by: Reprise Records (2007 –)
phonographic copyright by: Reprise Records (2007 –)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/1174907 [info]