Season's Greetings from Perry Como ~ 1959
 
Silent Night ~ 1959 Version
 
Silent night, holy night,
All is calm, all is bright,
ĎRound yon virgin mother and child,
Holy infant so tender and mild!
Sleep in heavenly peace,
Sleep in heavenly peace!
 
Words and Music by Joseph Mohr
and Franz Gruber
 
  The Shepherds hurry to the manger, fall on their knees before the baby, and they worship him! For He is Christ the Lord!
 
Adapted by John A. Richards
with musical arrangements by Mitchell Ayres
Narration with Christmas carols:
O Little Town of Bethlehem;
Come, Come, Come to the Manger; The First NoŽl;
O Come All Ye Faithful;
We Three Kings of Orient Are; Silent Night
Roncom Music
Original RCA RecordingVinyl Version Versions | 1946 | 1950 | 1968 |
Recorded by Perry Como and the Ray Charles Singers
With Mitchell Ayres and His Orchestra on July 13, 1959,
at Webster Hall, New York City, for RCA Victor
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
 

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