Celine Dion* ‎– These Are Special Times

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Columbia ‎– COL 492730 2, Columbia ‎– 492730 2
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1 O Holy Night
Arranged By – David Foster, Jeremy LubbockBacking Vocals – Amick Byram, Carmen Twillie, Darlene Koldenhoven, Dick Bolks, Don Shelton (2), Donna Davidson, Elin Carlson, Gloria Grace Prosper, John West (2), Jonathan Mack, Linda Harmon, Morgan Ames, Rick Logan, Roger Freeland, Steve Amerson, Susan Stevens-Logan*Mixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Chris Brooke, Rob MurphyPiano, Keyboards – David FosterProducer – David FosterProgrammed By [Synths] – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By [Additional] – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By [Assistant] – Alfred Bosco, Jimmy HoysonRecorded By [Lead Vocal] – Humberto GaticaRecorded By [Orchestra] – David ReitzasWritten-By – Traditional
5:22
2 Don't Save It All For Christmas Day
Arranged By – Peter Zizzo, Ric WakeArranged By [Backing Vocals] – Loris HollandArranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Rob MathesBacking Vocals – Ayana George, Cindy Mizelle, Dennis Collins, Diva Gray, Elizabeth Withers, Fonzi Thornton, Latasha Jordan, Loris Holland, Nancey Jackson*, Paulette McWilliams, Spencer Washington, Troy Bright, Vaneese ThomasConductor – Rob MathesCoordinator – David Barratt (3)Drum Programming – Jimmy Bralower, Peter ZizzoEngineer – Bob Cadway, Dan Hetzel, David "Dibs" Shackney*, Rick Kerr, Terence Dover, Thomas R. YezziGuitar – Larry Salzman*, Marc Shulman, Peter ZizzoMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Alfred Bosco, Brian Harding (2), Chris Brooke, Jake Ninan, Juan Bohorquez, Rob MurphyOrgan [Hammond B-3] – Loris HollandProducer – Ric WakeProgrammed By [Additional Synth] – Jeff BovaProgrammed By [Bass, Keyboards] – Peter ZizzoWritten-By – Celine Dion*, Peter Zizzo, Ric Wake
4:38
3 Blue Christmas
Arranged By [Orchestra] – William RossChoir – Alexandra Brown*, Bobbi Page, Bridgette Bryant, Carmen Carter, Carmen Twillie, Darlan Holley, Gary Falcone, Jeffrey Ramsey*, Louis Price, Randy Phillips (2), Susan Stevens-Logan*, Thomas Funderburk*Drums [Additional] – John Robinson (2)Electric Guitar – John ChiodiniKeyboards – David FosterMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Chris Brooke, Rob MurphyPiano – Diana KrallProducer, Arranged By – David FosterProgrammed By [Synths] – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By [Assistant] – Alfred Bosco, Andy Haller, Jimmy HoysonRecorded By [Lead Vocal] – Humberto GaticaRecorded By [Orchestra] – David ReitzasWritten-By – Bill Hayes*, Jay Johnson
3:49
4 Another Year Has Gone By
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass – Bryan AdamsArranged By [Strings] – Bob Buckley, Bryan Adams, Phil WesternConductor – Bob BuckleyEngineer – Phil Western, Randy StaubKeyboards – Phil WesternMixed By – Humberto GaticaProducer, Arranged By – Bryan AdamsProgrammed By – Olle Romo, Phil WesternStrings – Vancouver OrchestraWritten-By – Bryan Adams, Eliot Kennedy
3:25
5 The Magic Of Christmas Day (God Bless Us Everyone)
Arranged By – Ric Wake, Russ DeSalvoArranged By [Strings], Conductor – Ronn HuffBacking Vocals – Cindy Mizelle, Dana Callitri*, Eric Troyer, Fonzi Thornton, Martin Briley, Sharon BryantCoordinator – David Barratt (3)Drums – Frank Villardi*Engineer – Bob Cadway, Dan Hetzel, David "Dibs" Shackney*, Rick Kerr, Thomas R. YezziGuitar – Russ DeSalvoMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Alfred Bosco, Brian Harding (2), Chris Brooke, Jake Ninan, Juan Bohorquez, Rob MurphyPercussion [Additional], Drum Programming [Additional], Bass Guitar [Additional] – Patrick CarrollPiano – Shane KeisterProducer – Ric WakeProgrammed By [Keyboards] – Jeff BovaSaxophone [Solo] – Richie CannataWritten-By – D. Snider*
4:17
6 Ave Maria
Acoustic Guitar – Kamil RustamArranged By – David Foster, William RossChoir – Alexandra Brown*, Bobbi Page, Bridgette Bryant, Carmen Carter, Carmen Twillie, Darlan Holley, Gary Falcone, Jeffrey Ramsey*, Louis Price, Randy Phillips (2), Susan Stevens-Logan*, Thomas Funderburk*Electric Guitar – Michael ThompsonKeyboards – David FosterMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Chris Brooke, Rob MurphyProducer – David FosterProgrammed By [Synths] – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By [Assistant] – Alfred Bosco, Andy Haller, Jimmy HoysonRecorded By [Lead Vocal] – Humberto GaticaRecorded By [Orchestra] – David ReitzasWritten-By – Gounod*
4:56
7 Adeste Fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful)
Arranged By – David Foster, Johnnie CarlChoir – Crystal Cathedral ChoirMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Chris Brooke, Rob MurphyOrgan [Pipe] – Heather HintonProducer – David FosterRecorded By [Additional] – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By [Assistant] – Alfred Bosco, Andy Haller, Jimmy Hoyson, Steve ConradRecorded By [Lead Vocal] – Humberto GaticaRecorded By [Orchestra] – David ReitzasRecorded By [Pipe Organ, Choir] – Gary Van PeltWritten-By – Traditional
4:44
8 The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)
Arranged By [Orchestra] – Johnny MandelBass – Chuck DomanicoDrums – Jeff HamiltonGuitar – John ChiodiniMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Chris Brooke, Rob MurphyPiano – Terry TrotterProducer, Arranged By – David FosterRecorded By [Additional] – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By [Lead Vocal] – David ReitzasRecorded By [Orchestra] – Al SchmittWritten-By – Mel Torme*, Robert Wells (2)
4:14
9 The Prayer
Arranged By [Orchestra] – William RossCo-producer – Carole Bayer Sager, Tony RenisKeyboards – David FosterMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Chris Brooke, Rob MurphyProducer, Arranged By – David FosterProgrammed By [Synths] – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By [Assistant] – Alfred Bosco, Jimmy HoysonRecorded By [Orchestra, Lead Vocals] – Humberto GaticaTranslated By [Italian] – Alberto Testa, Tony RenisVocals [Duet] – Andrea BocelliWritten-By – Carole Bayer Sager, David Foster
4:30
10 Brahms' Lullaby
Arranged By – David Foster, William RossKeyboards – David FosterMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Chris Brooke, Rob MurphyProducer – David FosterProgrammed By [Synths] – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By [Assistant] – Jimmy HoysonRecorded By [Lead Vocal] – Humberto GaticaRecorded By [Orchestra] – David ReitzasWritten-By – Johannes Brahms
3:32
11 Christmas Eve
Arranged By – Ric Wake, Steve SkinnerBacking Vocals – Jane Barnett, Margaret Dorn, Maria Christensen, Nikki GregoroffCoordinator – David Barratt (3)Drums – Shawn PeltonEngineer – Bob Cadway, David "Dibs" Shackney*, Steve SkinnerGuitar – Chieli Minucci, Ira SiegelMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Alfred Bosco, Chris Brooke, Jake Ninan, Rob MurphyProducer – Ric WakeProgrammed By [Keyboards], Drum Programming – Steve SkinnerWritten-By – Curt Frasca, Maria Christensen
4:17
12 These Are Special Times
Arranged By [Strings] – Jeremy LubbockBacking Vocals – Khris Kellow, Sue Ann Carwell, Tanya KellyChoir – Alexandra Brown*, Bobbi Page, Bridgette Bryant, Carmen Carter, Carmen Twillie, Darlan Holley, Gary Falcone, Jeffrey Ramsey*, Louis Price, Randy Phillips (2), Susan Stevens-Logan*, Thomas Funderburk*Guitar – Michael ThompsonKeyboards – David FosterMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Chris Brooke, Rob MurphyProducer, Arranged By – David FosterProgrammed By [Synclavier] – Simon FranglenProgrammed By [Synths] – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By – Felipe ElguetaRecorded By [Assistant] – Alfred Bosco, Andy Haller, Jimmy HoysonRecorded By [Lead Vocal] – Humberto GaticaRecorded By [Strings] – John KurlanderWritten-By – Diane Warren
4:08
13 Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
Arranged By – Ric Wake, Steve SkinnerBacking Vocals – Brenda White King, Cindy Mizelle, Curtis King, Dennis Collins, Fonzi Thornton, Tawatha Agee*Coordinator – David Barratt (3)Engineer – Bob Cadway, David "Dibs" Shackney*, Steve SkinnerGuitar – Chieli MinucciMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Chris Brooke, Jake Ninan, Jason Stasium, Rob MurphyPercussion – Bashiri JohnsonProducer – Ric WakeProgrammed By [Keyboards], Drum Programming – Steve SkinnerWritten-By – John Lennon, Yoko Ono
4:15
14 I'm Your Angel
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Rob MathesBacking Vocals – Anthony Ransom, Ayana George, Cathy Richardson, Cheryl Wilson, Dennis Collins, Diva Gray, Elizabeth Withers, Fonzi Thornton, Jeffrey Morrow*, Joan Walton, Johnny Rutledge, Latasha Jordon*, Lisa Lougheed, Loris Holland, Nancey Jackson*, Paulette McWilliams, Rob Trow, Robert Bowker, Robert Moe, Robin Robinson, Spencer Washington, Stevie Robinson, Tawatha Agee*, Troy Bright, Yvonne GageConductor [Additional Keyboards, Backing Vocals, Choir] – Lafayette Carthon Jr.*, Loris HollandContractor – Steven Danenberg*Coordinator – David Barratt (3)Drum Programming – Jimmy Bralower, Steve SkinnerEngineer – Bob Cadway, David "Dibs" Shackney*, Humberto Gatica, Stephen George, Steve SkinnerKeyboards – Steve SkinnerMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Bill Douglass (4), Brian Callicha*, Chris Brooke, Don Hachey, Jake Ninan, Jason Stasium, Jeffrey Lane*, Jeff Vereb, Nathan Dean, Rob Murphy, UB Tirado*Organ [Hammond B-3] – Loris HollandProducer, Arranged By – R. KellyProgrammed By – Stephen George, Tony BlackProgrammed By [Additional Keyboards] – Jeff BovaVocals [Duet] – R. KellyWritten-By – R. Kelly
5:31
15 Feliz Navidad
Acoustic Guitar – Ramon StagnaroAlto Saxophone – Bill Harris, Bobby Franceschini*Arranged By – Gary "Headman" Haase*, Ric WakeArranged By [Keyboards, Synths] – George WhittyBaritone Saxophone – John ScarpullaBass Guitar [Fodeva] – Gary HaaseBass Trombone – Dave Taylor*Co-producer [Additional Production] – Humberto GaticaCoordinator – David Barratt (3)Drums – Steve Wolf*Engineer – Bob Cadway, David "Dibs" Shackney*, George Whitty, Humberto GaticaGuitar – Chris Taylor (8)Mixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Aya Takemura, Brian Harding (2), Jake Ninan, Juan Bohorquez, Rob Murphy, Scott YoungOrchestrated By – Richie Iacona*Percussion – Rafael PadillaPerformer – Celine And Her Family*Producer – Ric WakeRecorded By [Vocals] – Humberto GaticaTenor Saxophone – Richie CannataTrombone – Ozzie Melendez, Randy AndosTrumpet – Barry Danielian, Don Harris, Tony KadleckWritten-By – José Feliciano
3:41
16 Les Cloches Du Hameau
Arranged By – Ric Wake, Ronn Huff, Shane KeisterArranged By [Hand Bell] – Shane KeisterArranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Ronn HuffBells [Hand Bells] – The Hand Bell Choir Of The Ridgewood United Methodist ChurchCoordinator – David Barratt (3)Engineer – David "Dibs" Shackney*, Rick KerrMixed By – Humberto GaticaMixed By [Assistant] – Alfred Bosco, Brian Harding (2), Chris Brooke, Ethan Mates, Jake Ninan, Rob MurphyMusic Director [Hand Bell] – Christine L. Braden, Richard E. FreyPerformer – Celine And Her Family*Producer – Ric WakeProgrammed By [Synclavier] – Shane KeisterWritten-By – Johannes Brahms
3:10

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(C) 1998 Sony Music Entertainment (Canada) Inc./ (P) 1998 Sony Music Entertainment (Canada) Inc./ "The Christmas Song".
(P) 1993 Interscope Records./"Columbia" Is The Exclusive Trademark Of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Made In Austria

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Other Versions (5 of 53) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
492730.4 Celine Dion* These Are Special Times(Cass, Album) Columbia 492730.4 Thailand 1998 Sell This Version
88697450102 Celine Dion* These Are Special Times(CD, Album, RE) Columbia, Sony Music 88697450102 Europe 2008 Sell This Version
492730.4 Celine Dion* These Are Special Times(Cass, Album) Columbia 492730.4 Malaysia 1998 Sell This Version
CD-9868 Celine Dion* Celine Dion(CD, Album, Unofficial) Columbia CD-9868 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
492730.2 Celine Dion* These Are Special Times(CD, Album) Columbia 492730.2 Asia 1998 Sell This Version

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