Merry Christmas Music - 1956 Extended PlayMerry Christmas Music - back coverPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
 
PERRY COMO SINGS
MERRY CHRISTMAS MUSIC
 
RCA VICTOR 7" GATEFOLD DOUBLE EPB-1243 ( G2PH-6140/41/42/43 )
MONAURAL EXTENDED PLAY 45 ( 547-1049/50 )
ASSEMBLED IN 1956

Side One

Joy To The World
Words and Music by Isaac Watts and George F. Handel
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra & 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

Side Two

God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
Traditional Christmas Music
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra & Chorus
 
( The ) Christmas Song ( Merry Christmas To You )
Music by Mel Tormé and lyrics by Robert Wells, 1946
With Mitchell Ayres and His Orchestra

Side Three

I'll Be Home For Christmas
Words and Music by Walter Kent, Kim Gannon and Buck Ram
With Russ Case, his Orchestra and Chorus
 
C-H-R-I-S-T-M-A-S
Music by Eddy Arnold and lyrics by Jenny Lou Carson, 1949
With Mitchell Ayres and His Orchestra

Side Four

O Come All Ye Faithful ( Adeste Fideles )
Latin Hymn translated by Frederick Oakeley
With Organ and Choir conducted by Russ Case
 
Silent Night
Words and Music by Joseph Mohr and Franz Gruber
With Organ and Choir conducted by Russ Case
 
Assembled in 1956 from the 12" LP
 
Merry Christmas Music ~ EPB 1243Merry Christmas Music ~ 1956 compilation albumMerry Christmas Music ~ 1960 Camden re-release

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