I Wish It Could Be Christmas Forever  
I Wish It Could Be Christmas Forever
PERRY COMO
 
I Wish It Could Be Christmas Forever
~ recorded for Perry Como's French-Canadian Christmas Television Special, 1981
Music by Nick Perito and lyrics by Richard B. Matheson
 
Toyland
~ from Perry's 1968 RCA Victor LP "The Perry Como Christmas Album"
Words and Music by Victor Herbert
Arranged and Adapted by Nick Perito
 
Christ Is Born
~ from Perry's 1968 RCA Victor LP "The Perry Como Christmas Album"
Words and Music by Domenico Bartolucci and Ray Charles
 
( The ) Christmas Song ( Merry Christmas to You )
~ from Perry's 1959 RCA Victor LP "Season's Greetings from Perry Como"
Music by Mel Tormé and lyrics by Robert Wells, 1946
 
Ave Maria ( Schubert )
~ from Perry's 1968 RCA Victor LP "The Perry Como Christmas Album"
Original Music by Franz Schubert
Arranged and Adapted by Nick Perito
 
Here We Come A-Caroling — We Wish You a Merry Christmas
~ from Perry's 1959 RCA Victor LP "Season's Greetings from Perry Como"
Traditional arranged by Ray Charles
 
Silver Bells
~ from Perry's 1968 RCA Victor LP "The Perry Como Christmas Album"
Music and Lyrics by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans 1951
 
Christmas Dream ( with The London Boy Singers )
~ from the original 1974 Columbia Pictures film soundtrack "The Odessa File"
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by and Tim Rice
with German lyrics by André Heller
 
White Christmas
~ from Perry's 1959 RCA Victor LP "Season's Greetings from Perry Como"
Words and Music by Irving Berlin, 1942
 
Bless This House
~ from Perry's 1956 RCA Victor Compilation LP "I Believe"
Words and Music by Helen Taylor and May H. Morgan ( a.k.a. Brahe ), 1927
 
ALL TRACKS STEREO EXCEPT MONO
RCA VICTOR 4526-2-R BMG
 
Album notes by Jim Lehner
Digital Series Coordinator — Don Wardell
Digital Producer — Chick Crumpacker
Digital Engineer — Dick Baxter
Digital Mastering at RCA Recording Studios, New York, April 1989
 
Original Soundtrack Music From "The Odessa File" ~ 1974I Wish It Could Be Christmas Forever ~ 1982
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