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Early 1960's Xmas recordings


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  Early 1960's Christmas recordings


  "The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a"
      Leonard Bernstein and the New York Philharmonic
      Eugene Ormandy and the Philadelphia Orchestra
  "Holiday Sing Along With Mitch"
      Mitch Miller And The Gang
  "I Wish You a Merry Christmas"
      Bing Crosby
  "The Joy of Christmas"
      The Mormon Tabernacle Choir with the New York Philharmonic conducted by
      Leonard Bernstein and the choir directed by Richard P. Condie
  "Christmas Hymns And Carols"
      Mario Lanza



  May 2, 1960
  "The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a" (Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840-1893)
Leonard Bernstein and the New York Philharmonic
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXlP7rvcIQg
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonard_Bernstein
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_York_Philharmonic
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Nutcracker
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyotr_Ilyich_Tchaikovsky


  I.Miniature Overture


  II.Danses caractéristiques
     a.Marche
     b.Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy [ending altered from ballet-version]
     c.Russian Dance (Trepak)
     d.Arabian Dance
     e.Chinese Dance
     f.Reed Flutes
 
  III.Waltz of the Flowers


  (Also 1945 "The Nutcracker Suite" Shellac, 12", 78 rpm, triple album,
RCA Victor Red Seal, the Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Eugene Ormandy)
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=syz7HVMoy6E
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eugene_Ormandy
  https://www.discogs.com/Tchaikovsky-Philadelphia-Orchestra-Eugene-Ormandy-Nutcracker-Suite/release/7145617



  1961
  "Holiday Sing Along With Mitch" Mitch Miller And The Gang
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LzMR3fnNock&list=PLHnRj3uwOOelWYvamQ_B210tnQJbGAggi
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mitch_Miller
  https://www.discogs.com/Mitch-Miller-And-The-Gang-Holiday-Sing-Along-With-Mitch/release/1536980


  A1 Santa Claus Is Coming To Town  (John Frederick Coots/Haven Gillespie)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Santa_Claus_Is_Comin%27_to_Town
  A2 Frosty The Snowman (Walter Rollins/Steve Nelson)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frosty_the_Snowman
  A3 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (Tommie Connor)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I_Saw_Mommy_Kissing_Santa_Claus
  A4 Sleigh Ride (Leroy Anderson/Mitchell Parish)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sleigh_Ride
  A5 Must Be Santa (Hal Moore/Bill Fredericks)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Must_Be_Santa_%28song%29
  A6 The Christmas Song (Robert Wells/Mel Tormé)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Christmas_Song


  B1 Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer (Johnny Marks)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rudolph_the_Red-Nosed_Reindeer_%28song%29
  B2 The Twelve Days Of Christmas (Traditional with additions by Frederic Austin)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Twelve_Days_of_Christmas_%28song%29
  B3 Winter Wonderland (Felix Bernard/Richard B. Smith)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winter_Wonderland
  B4 Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! (Jule Styne/Sammy Cahn)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Let_It_Snow!_Let_It_Snow!_Let_It_Snow!
  B5 Silver Bells (Jay Livingston/Ray Evans)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silver_Bells
  B6 Jingle Bells (James Lord Pierpont (verses) Chorus/refrain unknown/James Lord Pierpont)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jingle_Bells
  B7 White Christmas (Irving Berlin)
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_Christmas_%28song%29



  1962
  "I Wish You a Merry Christmas" Bing Crosby
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bing_Crosby
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I_Wish_You_a_Merry_Christmas


  "Winter Wonderland" (Felix Bernard/Richard B. Smith)
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jUy455ceW4Y
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Bernard
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Bernhard_Smith
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winter_Wonderland
  "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas" (Hugh Martin/Ralph Blane)
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kz65UdsF45k
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hugh_Martin
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_Blane
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Have_Yourself_a_Merry_Little_Christmas
  "What Child Is This"/"The Holly And The Ivy" (Traditional)
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYUljI4Skjw
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/What_Child_Is_This%3F
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Holly_and_the_Ivy
  "O Holy Night" (Traditional)
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_LqjLzQWkc
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O_Holy_Night
  "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!" (Sammy Cahn/Jule Styne)
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eKoNjwW8xnY
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sammy_Cahn
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jule_Styne
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Let_It_Snow!_Let_It_Snow!_Let_It_Snow!
  "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing"/"It Came Upon A Midnight Clear"
(Traditional)
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=waIfw0BNXZQ
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hark!_The_Herald_Angels_Sing
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/It_Came_Upon_the_Midnight_Clear
  "Frosty The Snowman" (Steve Nelson/Walter E. Rollins)
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-cNrbbT7_8
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Nelson_%28songwriter%29
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_E._Rollins
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frosty_the_Snowman
  "Pat-A-Pan"/"While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks By Night" (Traditional)
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sLBDE8VJeHo
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patapan
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/While_shepherds_watched_their_flocks
  "I Wish You a Merry Christmas" (Traditional) Bing Crosby
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXERRcpXRiA
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/We_Wish_You_a_Merry_Christmas
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I_Wish_You_a_Merry_Christmas


  "Do You Hear What I Hear?" (Noël Regney/Gloria Shayne) Bing Crosby
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FhTnDaEmA5k
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bing_Crosby
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No%C3%ABl_Regney
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloria_Shayne_Baker
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Do_You_Hear_What_I_Hear%3F



  1963
  "The Joy of Christmas" The Mormon Tabernacle Choir with the New York Philharmonic
conducted by Leonard Bernstein and the choir directed by Richard P. Condie
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ItqvPW9yiSs&list=OLAK5uy_n2RyyhJiW7k_csb6ZjBn2844HP0kZ4-58
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mormon_Tabernacle_Choir
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_York_Philharmonic
  https://www.discogs.com/Leonard-Bernstein-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-New-York-Philharmonic-The-Joy-Of-Christmas/release/7246028
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Joy_of_Christmas


  1. "O Come, All Ye Faithful" (unknown/English translation Frederick Oakeley) 3:00
     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fnb6iPqb2Gc
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O_Come,_All_Ye_Faithful
  2. "The Twelfth Night Song" (Traditional) 2:20
     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pML4ITeePac
  3. "Away in a Manger" (Choir Only) ("Cradle Song" by William J. Kirkpatrick) 3:10
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Away_in_a_Manger
  4. "Carol of the Bells" (Orchestra Only) (Mykola Leontovych/Peter J. Wilhousky) 2:40
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carol_of_the_Bells
  5. "The Animal Carol" (traditional/English lyrics by Robert Davis) 3:25
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Friendly_Beasts
  6. "The Twelve Days of Christmas" (Traditional with additions by Frederic Austin) 5:05
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Twelve_Days_of_Christmas_(song)
  7. "O Little Town of Bethlehem" (Lewis Redner/Phillips Brooks) 2:45
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O_Little_Town_of_Bethlehem
  8. "Patapan" (Bernard de La Monnoye) 2:15
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patapan
  9. "Joy to the World" (George Frideric Handel/Isaac Watts) 1:30
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joy_to_the_World
  10. "Lullay My Liking" (traditional) 5:10
      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lullay,_mine_liking
  11. "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" (traditional) 2:05
      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/God_Rest_You_Merry,_Gentlemen
  12. "La Virgen Lava Panales" (Traditional) 5:10
  13. "Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly" (Traditional/lyrics Thomas Oliphant) 1:20
      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deck_the_Halls
  14. "Joseph Dearest, Joseph Mine" (Choir Only) (Traditional) 2:25
  15. "Once in Royal David's City" (Henry John Gauntlett/Cecil Frances Alexander) 3:50
      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Once_in_Royal_David%27s_City
  16. "Silent Night, Holy Night" (Franz Xaver Gruber/Joseph Mohr) 3:20
      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silent_Night
        The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a (Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky)
  17.   "Overture: Allegro giusto" 3:16
  18.   "March: Tempo di marcia viva" 2:32
  19.   "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy: Andante non troppo" 1:41
  20.   "Trepak (Russian Dance): molto vivace" 1:02
  21.   "Arab Dance: Allegretto" 2:57
  22.   "Chinese Dance : Allegro moderato" 1:08
  23.   "Dance of the Mirlitons: Moderato assai" 2:07
  24. "Children's Prayer" (Hansel And Gretel) (Engelbert Humperdinck) 3:44
      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christian_child%27s_prayer
  25. "Hallelujah" (George Frideric Handel) 4:45
      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messiah_Part_II



  1963
  "Christmas Hymns And Carols" Mario Lanza
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tF_HZHL17O4
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mario_Lanza
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mario_Lanza:_Christmas_Hymns_and_Carols/You_Do_Something_to_Me
  https://www.discogs.com/Mario-Lanza-Christmas-Hymns-And-Carols/release/1794187


  A1 "Joy To The World" (George Frideric Handel/Isaac Watts) 2:12
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joy_to_the_World
  A2 "O Christmas Tree" (Ernst Anschütz based on "Ach Tannenbaum" by Melchior Franck) 2:00
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O_Tannenbaum
  A3 "The Lord's Prayer" (Matthew 6:9/Albert Hay Malotte) 3:30
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lord%27s_Prayer_%28Albert_Hay_Malotte_song%29
  A4 "The First Noël" (Traditional) 3:10
     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kcHWmXP6D-I
  A5 "O Come, All Ye Faithful" (Adeste Fideles) (Traditional/Frederick Oakeley) 3:12
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O_Come,_All_Ye_Faithful
  A6 "Away In A Manger" ("Cradle Song" by William J. Kirkpatrick) 2:51
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Away_in_a_Manger
  A7 "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" ("Festgesang" by Felix Mendelssohn, adapted by William
 H. Cummings/Charles Wesley, adapted by George Whitefield and others) 2:32
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hark!_The_Herald_Angels_Sing


  B1 "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" (Traditional based on Luke 2) 2:28
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/God_Rest_You_Merry,_Gentlemen
  B2 "We Three Kings Of Orient Are" (based on "Three Kings of Orient" by John Henry
     Hopkins, Jr) 3:00
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/We_Three_Kings
  B3 "O Little Town Of Bethlehem" (Lewis Redner/Phillips Brooks) 2:43
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O_Little_Town_of_Bethlehem
  B4 "Silent Night" (Franz Xaver Gruber/Joseph Mohr) 3:20
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silent_Night
  B5 "Guardian Angels" (Harpo Marx/Gerda Beilenson) 3:55
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guardian_Angels_%28Harpo_Marx_song%29
  B6 "I Saw Three Ships" (Traditional) 1:35
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I_Saw_Three_Ships
  B7 "O Holy Night" (Adolphe Adam) 3:30
     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EiY9ZnVGLTQ
     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O_Holy_Night