Annotation

1994 CD release of 1968 original album

Annotation last modified on 2007-12-01 12:16 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 My Favorite Things
3:18
2 The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)
2:37
3 Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town
2:38
4 Medley: We Wish You a Merry Christmas / Silent Night, Holy Night / O Come All Ye Faithful / Jingle Bells / Where Is Love
5:48
5 Christmasland
2:24
6 I Love the Winter Weather / I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
2:12
7 White Christmas
2:06
8 Winter Wonderland
4 2:15
9 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
3:04
10 Snowfall
2:52
11 I'll Be Home for Christmas
2:03

Credits

CD 1

additional writer:
Buck Ram (track 11)
arranger:
Robert Farnon (tracks 7–8)
composer:
Felix Bernard (track 8)
Walter Kent (track 11)
Hugh Martin (track 9)
Richard Rodgers (track 1)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 7)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 2)
lyricist:
Ralph Blane (track 9)
Kim Gannon (track 11)
Richard B. Smith (wrote lyrics to "Winter Wonderland") (track 8)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 7)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 2)
Robert Wells (songwriter) (1944) (track 2)
vocals:
Tony Bennett (US jazz/standards vocalist) (track 5)
writer:
Irving Berlin (track 6)
Earl Brown (composer and arranger) (track 6)
Brian Farnon (saxophonist & composer) (track 5)
Dorothy Farnon (track 5)
Ticker Freeman (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Columbia Records (EMI-owned 1931-1990, worldwide except US, CA, MX, ES, & JP; largely defunct since Jan 1973) (1968) (track 5)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 11)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 7)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 8)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 8)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 8)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 7)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 9)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 7)
Edwin H. Morris & Co., Inc. (1946 –) (track 2)
arrangements:
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Peter Knight) (track 9)
cover recording of:
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) (track 2)
White Christmas (track 7)
is the basis for:
떠돌이별 (track 1)
later parody versions:
I'll Be Home for Christmas (parody version, apparently) (track 11)
later translated versions:
Joululaulu (Hiljaa leijaa maahan hiutaleet) (track 2)
Rap jul (track 7)
Talven ihmemaa (track 8)
Valkea joulu (track 7)
Winter Wonderland (track 8)
ウィンターワンダーランド (Japanese version of “Winter Wonderland”) (track 8)
later versions:
Favorite Things (track 1)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 7)
Winter Wunderwelt (track 8)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 9)
The Sound of Music (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Christmasland (track 5)
My Favorite Things (The Sound of Music) (track 1)
Winter Wonderland (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Holiday Cheer (track 9)
Popurijs Mūzikas skaņas (selections from The Sound of Music) (track 1)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 7)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 2, 9)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 8)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 2, 8)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 8)
Polarlufteinbruch (track 8)

Release

ASIN: US: B000QUEQCC [info]

Release Group

Wikidata: Q7548607 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Snowfall: The Tony Bennett Christmas Album [info]