Merry Christmas Music ~ LPM 3023 circa 1951Perry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
  •          Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Music
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    RCA VICTOR LPM-51 / LPM-3023
    EPB-3023 MONAURAL
    RE-ISSUED IN 1951 / 1952

            Side One

    That Christmas Feelin'
    Words and Music by Bennie Benjamin and George Weiss
    With Russ Case and His Orchestra
     
    I'll Be Home For Christmas
    Words and Music by Walter Kent, Kim Gannon and Buck Ram
    With Russ Case, his Orchestra and Chorus
     
    Silent Night
    Words and Music by Joseph Mohr and Franz Gruber
    With Organ and Choir conducted by Russ Case
     
    O Come All Ye Faithful ( Adeste Fideles )
    Latin Hymn translated by Frederick Oakeley
    With Organ and Choir conducted by Russ Case

            Side Two

    Jingle Bells
    Words and Music by J.S. Pierpoint
    With Russ Case, his Orchestra and Chorus
     
    White Christmas ~ added in 1947
    Words and Music by Irving Berlin, 1942
    With Mixed Chorus and Lloyd Shaffer's Orchestra
    Recorded July 10, 1947, New York
     
    Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town
    Words and Music by Haven Gillespie and J. Fred Coots , 1934
    With Russ Case and his Orchestra and The Satisfiers
     
    Winter Wonderland
    Words and Music by Felix Bernard and Dick Smith
    With Russ Case and His Orchestra and The Satisfiers
     
    O Little Town of Bethlehem ~ dropped in 1947
    Words and Music by Phillips Brooks and Lewis H. Redner
    With Organ and Choir conducted by Russ Case

               | 1946 Sessions | Front Cover | Back Cover | Musical Smart Set |

    Released on Compact Disc

    ~ with Russ Case and His Orchestra, Organ and Mixed Choir, recorded August 1, 6, 20 and 22, 1946
    This set was released in several formats under the title "Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Music. "
    The original compilation included "O Little Town of Bethlehem", recorded during the 1946 sessions,
    which was substituted in 1947 and subsequent compilations with Irving Berlin’s "White Christmas,"
    recorded with Lloyd Shaffer and His Orchestra that year.

    Merry Christmas Music ~ 1956 compilation albumAround the Christmas Tree ~ LPM 3133 circa 1953Merry Christmas Music ~ 1960 Camden re-release

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